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Musei Capitolini

Piazza del Campidoglio 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 0608
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Capitoline Museums Marvels - Roman History from Beginning to End
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The creation of the Capitoline Museums has been traced back to 1471, when Pope Sixtus IV donated a group of bronze statues of great symbolic value to the People of Rome. The collections are closely linked to the city of Rome, and most of the exhibits come from the city itself.
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Piazza del Campidoglio 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
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+39 06 0608
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow. There're is so much history in this city and they have packed an enormous amount into this place. There is art and history in every nook and cranny and it would take you all day to look at every piece in the place. Well...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What an excellent museum. We had son Roman art before, but the sheer quantity and quality here is mind boggling. So many portrait busts, so many gigantic figures, and other things too, such as coins, early Christian art, amazing rooms. Absolutely worth it, and no...More

Thank lindaesacramento
Reviewed 6 days ago

The two museum has got extremly many artifacts and and a value. You just wonder how they collected all this. And you have very good photo opportunities from the balconies.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is certainly worthy of visiting. Statues, inscriptions, sarcophagi, busts, mosaics, and other ancient Roman artefacts abound.

Thank Ultron-8
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are no indications at all to find any specific exhibition. Although slightly expensive to enter at 16 euros and six more to hire the iPad guide, this museum is excellent if you are interested in Roman history especially the emperor Constantine. There are a...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Rome, seriously love Rome. On my last day there, which may be my last ever in Rome i decided to visit 2 museums that I have passed up so, so many times, the first was The Roman Imperial Forum Museum which in my...More

Thank Johnniefromelgin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this museum, which is built on the site of the famous Temple of Jupiter, remains of which are visible in the lower level. Lots of Roman and Etruscan period art. The old building is a work of art in itself.

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has always been a museum to see, and there are countless of works. The crowds are also less than the Vatican museum so you actually get to peruse through and enjoy the art! Which in my opinion, exceeds what the Vatican has to offer....More

Thank Jebediah_Solomon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beauty-full place. One of the most impressive museums I ever seen. Thoroughly recommend to everyone.

Thank Agnieszka L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not crowded at all, good athmosphere, nice (digestible) exposition, great view to the Forum Romanum.

Thank FlorianDebrecen
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turn, Roman history unrolls in front of you, from its
ancient beginnings to its 21st century
transformations. Whether it’s those historical
playgrounds known as the Roman and Imperial Forums, or
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lauragraceskipp
16 July 2017|
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Response from Zetema M | Property representative |
Dear lauragrac, The creation of the Capitoline Museums has been traced back to 1471. The collections are closely linked to the city of Rome, and most of the exhibits come from the city itself. Many ancient ruins can be seen... More
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Lyn&MarkfromOz
19 June 2017|
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Dear Lyn, if you print the online ticket, you can directly access to security checks and avoid the ticket office. Instead, if you don't print it, you need to show the confirmation on your iphone to the ticket office, than... More
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narihime914
26 April 2017|
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Dear narihime9, booking in advance is not compulsory; by booking in advance you can skip the line at the ticket office by going directly to the ticket window; it's difficult to make predictions in advance. In any case... More
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