Rome Contemporary Art Galleries

Rome’s colorful history spans over 2,500 years and the city was once known as Europe’s powerhouse. Thus, it’s no wonder why the city is rich in culture, history, literature, and the arts. Because of Rome’s vast history, this gorgeous city is filled with interesting historical sites and museums. In fact, if you’re an art lover, you’ll surely be spoiled for choice given the vast number of art museums and galleries that are worth a visit in Rome. If your time in the city is limited, however, then here are the best museums to check out.

Top Rome Art Galleries

Best Rome Museums

MAXXI National Museum of the 21st Century Arts

MAXXI, more popularly known as the National Museum of Art of the 21st Century is considered as Italy’s melting pot of contemporary and modern art. It’s the first ever Roman museum dedicated to contemporary art and is home to a vast collection that includes the works of world-famous contemporary artists in the likes of Kara Walker, Alighiero Boetti, William Kentridge, and Ed Ruscha. The...

Unique Italian Aperitif Experience in Rome

1. Unique Italian Aperitif Experience in Rome

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  • Relax and unwind with refreshing drinks after a long day of sightseeing in Rome. Indulge in an exquisite Italian aperitivo experience at the trendy...
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Vatican Museums

You can never leave Rome without visiting the Vatican Museums. In fact, you should allocate at least a day to check out this famous museum in Rome. It will take you to an exciting...

Cocktail Lovers Experience in Rome

2. Cocktail Lovers Experience in Rome

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  • Experience a cozy evening full of cheerfulness and joy with colorful cocktails and taste explosions.
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Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome

The Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome, also known as the MACRO, is a museum that’s dedicated to showcasing the numerous national and international contemporary arts that were put together through an expressive mosaic of various languages. Designed by French Architect Odile Decq, the museum’s new building covers almost 4,350 square meters of space. It also includes a general public zone...

Vatican City Tour

3. Vatican City Tour

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  • This is a unique tour of the Vatican City with a professional tour guide to teach you about the rich cultural aspects of the "Eternal City"
  • It is a chance to visit and explore places like the Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica,...
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National Roman Museum

The National Roman Museum comprises of four different museums scattered across the various places in the city. This group of museum was established in 1889 and was inaugurated after a year during Italy’s unification, with the goal of gathering antique collections from the 5th century BC until the 3rd century AD. The four museums that make up the National Roman Museum are the Thermal Baths Of...

Castel Sant'Angelo National Museum Ticket in Rome

4. Castel Sant'Angelo National Museum Ticket in Rome

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  • A convenient and time saving ticket which will get you access to the castle without wasting time in entrance queues.
  • A chance to discover one of Rome's few surviving fortresses.
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Galleria Borghese Museum

The Borghese Gallery features a noteworthy art collection that dates back to the 15th and 18th century. It’s housed in a beautiful mansion known as the Villa Borghese. The mansion’s garden is also a popular attraction in Rome and is...

Vatican Museums Skip the Line Ticket with Meet and Greet

5. Vatican Museums Skip the Line Ticket with Meet and Greet

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  • This is a walking tour with skip the line access to the Vatican Museums including meet and greet services
  • It is a way to get a magnificent view of the masterpieces by renowned artists, painters, architects and so on like Raphael,...
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Capitoline Museums

Established in 1471, the Capitoline Museum is said to be the world’s oldest national museum. It consists of two buildings that are facing each within the Piazza del Campidoglio. The museum houses interesting sculptures and there are also art galleries at the second floor. Most of the collections in the museum are linked to Rome and most of the temporary exhibits came from the city...

Semi Private Vatican Tour up to 10 people with optional colosseum tour

6. Semi Private Vatican Tour up to 10 people with optional colosseum tour

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  • It is a semi-private Vatican City tour with a small group of travellers or your own personal group of 10 persons
  • This ticket allows your small group to explore St. Peter's Basilica, the Sistine Chapel, the Vatican Museums, and the...
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Faster Than Skip The Line Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Entrance Tickets

7. Faster Than Skip The Line Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel Entrance Tickets

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  • A walking tour to take you to the Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel at your own pace while avoiding long lines with skip-the-line admission ticket
  • It is the best way to way to Spend more time admiring the world-famous art as you are...
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Vatican Afternoon Tour

8. Vatican Afternoon Tour

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  • A ticket to explore the Vatican City alongside a local guide with comprehensive knowledge and informative about the city
  • This is a way to examine the Vatican Museums and its numerous galleries located within the Vatican...
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Empire Roman Museum Ticket (Capitolini): Hosted Entry

9. Empire Roman Museum Ticket (Capitolini): Hosted Entry

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  • A visit to the Roman Empire Museum (Capitolini) in Rome to learn everything you need to know about the Roman Empire with fascinating collection of art and artefacts on display
  • This is a walking tour and a way for you to explore the...
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Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel And Saint Peter's Basilica Semi-private Tour

10. Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel And Saint Peter's Basilica Semi-private Tour

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  • Enjoy the best of the Vatican on a pleasant tour with a small group of max 8 people. Skip-the-line tickets for the Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel...
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Art & Mythology in the Borghese Gallery Tour for Kids & Families with Alessandra

11. Art & Mythology in the Borghese Gallery Tour for Kids & Families with Alessandra

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  • This 2-hour exclusive

    Private Borghese Gallery Museum Ancient Myths & Arts Family Tour will allow you to explore one of the most charming...
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Be The First To Be In Front Of The Like.more Than Skip The Line Ticket

12. Be The First To Be In Front Of The Like.more Than Skip The Line Ticket

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  • we organize individuals and groups who  want to visit 

    Vatican Museum and Sistine Chapel,  to avoid long...
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Skip The Line-express Entry Private Tour For Vatican And Colosseum

13. Skip The Line-express Entry Private Tour For Vatican And Colosseum

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  • We give clients the best of services by providing private tours with Skip the Line and a private tour guide. The Tour caters for inconveniences...
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Conclusion

So these are some of the best museums to check out in Rome. Aside from being home to some of the world’s best museums, Rome is also surrounded with beautiful attractions. The Rome City Pass allows you to explore the city’s top attractions by paying only one ticket. There are different passes for you to choose from depending on your needs and preferences. If you prefer to explore Rome on board a bus, then the Rome hop on hop off bus is what you should book. For a tour of The Colosseum, Rome’s most famous attraction, the Rome Colosseum Guided Tours is the best ticket to book.

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