RomaPass offerta speciale

Info and reservation :

Cooperativa IL SOGNO a r.l.
Viale Regina Margherita, 192 - 00198 ROMA
Tel. 06.85301758 - Fax 06.85301756
email: service@romeguide.it

What's Roma Pass

Launched by the Municipal Authorities of Rome and the Ministry of Cultural Heritage,in conjunction with ATAC, Roma Pass is the capital's first cultural tourist card offering discounts and services to encourage visits to the city museums: it will allow tourists and other visitors to enjoy the sights of Rome.

The pass costs € 34 only and entitles holders to:free admission to the first two museums and/or archaeological sites visited, full access to the public transport system, reduced tickets and discounts for any other following museums and sites visited, as well as exhibitions, music events, theatrical and dance performances and all other tourist services.

Roma Pass comes with a Kit that includes:

  • Roma Pass Transport : your public transport ticket;
  • Roma MAP : a map of the city illustrating the location of Tourist Information Points, Underground stations, museums/sites of interest (addresses, phone numbers, buses and underground stations, timetables);
  • Roma Pass Guide : the complete list of museums/sites of interest that have joined the initiative;
  • Roma News : the programme of events and tourist services that are eligible for discounts divided by area of interest: art, music, theatre, dance, entertainment and sightseeing tours.

Roma Pass

  • The overleaf form must be filled in with name,surname and validation date;
  • It is validated when the first site/museum is visited;
  • Direct access for the first 2 sites. From the 3rd site onwards please apply to the ticket office for discount;
  • It must be produced along with your identity papers when required by the staff in charge;
  • It will be valid for 3 days from the first entrance

Roma Pass Transport

Free admission to ATAC urban buses and trans, Underground lines A and B, Met.Ro trains: Roma - Lido, Roma - Viterbo (in the Roma - Sacrofano section), Roma - Pantano railways lines.
How to use it :

  • It comes only with Roma Pass;
  • It is validated on the first trip by filling out the overleaf form with your name, surname and validation date;
  • It must be produced on public transport along with Roma Pass and your identity papers when required by the staff in charge;
  • It expires at midnight of the third day, from the first day of validation inclusive.

Info and reservation :

Cooperativa IL SOGNO a r.l.
Viale Regina Margherita, 192 - 00198 ROMA
Tel. 06.85301758 - Fax 06.85301756
email: service@romeguide.it

MUSEUMS

Along an extraordinary itinerary that will take you on a path through history, art and culture, the Roma Pass network including over 40 monuments, museums and archaeological sites , represents an unicum among the cultural riches of Italy thanks to the wideness and prestige of the offer and the numerous initiatives housed in. The variety depends on its collections - archaeological, modern, contemporary - as well as the museum typology. Roma Pass circuit actually includes: the Musei Capitolini , the oldest museum in the world open to the public; the Ara Pacis , a superb architectural work to have been built nowadays; the Planetario , an astronomical theatre; the Centrale Montemartini , where classical statues are displayed among the old engines of the first public electricity plant in Rome.

The cultural heritage of the Roma pass network makes you explore world famous, unique sights: the Colosseo, the largest arena of the ancient world, the monumental complex of the picturesque Appia Antica , the Galleria Borghese , also known as the "queen of alla private collections in the world", Castel S. Angelo , the fascinating Papal fortress.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL
Appia Antica Known to one and all for its picturesque views and enchanting atmosphere, also widely portrayed in international literature and painting, the Appia Antica Way is witness to the ages with its illustrious monuments.
CUMULATIVE TICKET: Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella e Castrum Caetani + Terme di Caracalla + Villa dei Quintili.
Appia Antica - Mausoleo di Cecilia Metella e Castrum Caetani via Appia Antica, 161
The most impressive funeral monument built along the third mile of the Appia Antica, of which it has become symbolic,was erected on a hill to commemorate the Roman noblewoman who was by birth and marriage connected to two of the most distinguished Roman families of the late Republican age.

Appia Antica - Terme di Caracalla
viale Terme di Caracalla, 52
Among the most imposing and fascinating complexes of ancient Rome, Terme di Caracalla are still impressive today owing to their extensive walls whose ruins are often still considerably high.

Appia Antica - Villa dei Quintili via Appia Nuova, 1092
The largest villa of Roman suburbs overlooked the countryside with its cryptoporticus, lavatories, and small terraced baths, thereby creating a spectacular scenery that has been partly brought to light today.

Colosseo/Palatino
This archaeological area is the heart of the ancient city. Here you may admire an impressive stratification of historical and artistic memories testifying to the life and development of ancient Rome.
CUMULATIVE TICKET: Anfiteatro Flavio + Palatino + Museo Palatino

Colosseo/Palatino - Anfiteatro Flavio
piazza del Colosseo
Built at the site of Nero's lake below his extensive palace the Domus Aurea, and completed by Titus in AD 80, l'Anfiteatro Falvio was the largest arena of the ancient world used by the Romans for gladiatorial combats, and other spectacles until the 6th century.

Colosseo/Palatino - Palatino e Museo Palatino via di S. Gregorio, 30
This section of the Roman forum mark the founding of Rome in the 8th century BC, and later housed Augustus Caesar's official government centres. The museum offers a wide and unique spectrum of artefacts found on the Hill.

Mercati e Foro di Traiano
piazza della Madonna di Loreto
Mercati e Foro di Traiano is the modern name for a large set of buildings erected at the beginning of the 2nd century AD on the slopes of the Quirinal Hill. Guided tours will allow you to visit a real quarter of Imperial Rome whose state of preservation is still impressive.

Musei Capitolini piazza del Campidoglio, 1
The most ancient public museum in the world; it houses a considerable quantity of archaeological examples in addition to a significant collection of mediaeval and modern works. Recently, a large glass-walled room was built out of the covering of the Roman Garden to exhibit the original of the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius, previously located in Piazza del Campidoglio.

Musei Capitolini Centrale Montemartini via Ostiense, 106
Opened in 1912, the Centrale Montemartini changed completely the water and power supply system of Rome. To date, this art centre displays Greek and Roman statues and sculptures among the remains of the old engines.

Museo Barracco corso Vittorio Emanuele, 166/A
Housed in the “Farnesina ai Baullari”(the Farnese Palace in the street of the trunk makers), which was built in 1516 to a design of Antonio da Sangallo the young, the Museo Barracco houses a prestigious collection of antique sculpture – art from Assyria, Egypt, Cyprus, Phoenicia, Etruria, Greece and Rome.

Museo dell'Ara Pacis lungotevere in Augusta
Housed in the first museum complex built in Rome after the collapse of the Fascist regime, the Ara Pacis represents one of the most impressive examples of classical art.

Museo della Civiltà Romana piazza G. Agnelli, 10
The Museo della Civiltà Romana houses collections consisting of a large number of reproductions, plaster casts, and maquettes of famous Roman monuments, temples, amphitheatres, and public works from the birth of Rome to Christian times.

Museo delle Mura via di Porta S. Sebastiano, 18
Located inside former “Porta Appia”, known today as “Porta S. Sebastiano”, the Museo delle Mura displays one of the most captivating expanses of the Aurelian walls erected at the end of the 3rd century AD, thus illustrating the story of these ancient fortifications.

Museo Nazionale d'Arte Orientale via Merulana, 248
The Museo Nazionale d'Arte Orientalewas opened in 1957 as a result of an agreement between the Italian Government and the Italian Institute for the Middle and the Far East.The museum gathers archaeologic material from various archaeological missions in Asia.

Museo Nazionale dell'Alto Medioevo viale A. Lincoln, 3
Opened in 1967 at the “Palazzo delle Scienze” in Eur quarter with a view to building an archaeology museum of the post-classical age, the Museo Nazionale dell'Alto Medioevo houses material from Rome and central Italy dating from the 4th to the 16th century

Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia piazzale di Villa Giulia, 9
Housed in the beautiful Villa Giulia, built in the 16th century for Pope Julius III, the Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia is one of the most important in Italy and is organised in topographic and thematic sections.

Museo Nazionale Preistorico ed Etnografico "Luigi Pigorini"
Piazza G. Marconi, 14
Named after its founder, the palaeontologist Luigi Pigorini, the Museo Nazionale Preistorico ed Etnografico “Luigi Pigorini” houses the most important Italian collection of prehistoric material and is among the first museums in the world for its non-European ethnographic collections.

Museo Nazionale Romano
The Museo Nazionale Romano houses one of the most important archaeology collections in the world. The items are divided into four different sites: the Crypta Balbi, Palazzo Altemps, Palazzo Massimo, and the aggregate of the Terme di Diocleziano.
CUMULATIVE TICKET: Crypta Balbi, Palazzo Altemps, Palazzo Massimo, Terme di Diocleziano

Museo Nazionale Romano - Crypta Balbi via delle Botteghe Oscure, 31
The excavations carried out in the Crypta Balbi revealed the various transformations and utilizations of the place which followed one another from ancient times through the Middle Ages and the Renaissance up to the Modern Age. The Museum displays archaeological material from other excavation sites and historical collections of Roman museums.

Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Altemps
piazza di S. Apollinare, 48
Palazzo Altemps houses the beautiful collection of ancient sculptures started by Cardinal Ludovisi in the 16th century and the antiquities belonging to the Altemps.

Museo Nazionale Romano - Palazzo Massimo
largo di Villa Peretti, 1
Palazzo Massimo was converted into the main site of the National Roman Museum, illustrating at best the artistic culture in Rome from Silla to the Imperial age.

Museo Nazionale Romano - Terme di Diocleziano via E. De Nicola, 79
The Terme di Diocleziano are the historical headquarters of the National Museum of Rome, housing a large epigraphic section illustrating the birth and development of Latin.

Scavi di Ostia Antica
viale dei Romagnoli, 717 (Ostia Antica)
The wide area of the excavations overlooks the “Tiber River Gate”, connecting Rome to the sea. The ancient city testifies to the imposing Roman buildings and reaffirm the commercial and economic importance of the ancient capital of the world.
MODERN
Galleria Borghese piazzale del Museo Borghese, 5
Also known as the “queen of all private collections in the world”, the art collection housed by the Galleria Borghese, started by Cardinal Scipione in the seventeenth century, exhibits masterpieces from Titian, Bernini, Correggio, Caravaggio and Canova.

Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini via delle Quattro Fontane, 13
The Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Barberini exhibits paintings and other objects d'art from private collections dating from the 12th and 18th centuries (Torlonia, Barberini, Sciarra, Chigi), as well as acquisitions and bequests.

Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Corsini via della Lungara, 10
The Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Antica in Palazzo Corsini exhibits paintings dating from the 14th to the 18th centuries, housing in particular seventeenth- and eighteenth-century artists, ancient and modern sculptures, small bronzes and eighteenth-century furniture, thus providing a thorough representation of the Roman, Neapolitan and Bolognese schools of the “Seicento”.

Galleria Spada piazza Capo di Ferro, 13
Started by Cardinal Bernardino, this small but important art collection still recalls the 17th century aristocratic collections, whose paintings were accurately ordered with a view to enhancing their decorative value.

Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna viale delle Belle Arti, 131
Located in the historical building of Fine Arts (1908-11), the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna is one of the most important Italian museums dedicated to 19th and 20th century artists.

Musei Capitolini piazza del Campidoglio, 1
The most ancient public museum in the world; it houses a considerable quantity of archaeological examples in addition to a significant collection of mediaeval and modern works. Recently, a large glass-walled room was built out of the covering of the Roman Garden to exhibit the original of the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius, previously located in Piazza del Campidoglio.

Museo di Roma piazza San Pantaleo, 10
Located in Palazzo Braschi, the Museo di Roma houses a great variety of works of art recalling the history of Rome from the Middles Ages to the twentieth century, viz.: furniture, carriages, architectural and urban decorative elements, mosaics and frescoes, ceramics,wooden moulds for drapery, clothes and tapestry.

Museo Napoleonico piazza di Ponte Umberto I, 1
In 1927 Count Giuseppe Primoli, son of Pietro Primoli and Carlotta Bonaparte, donated to the city of Rome his collection of memorabilia. The collections recall the Napoleonic era, the so-called “Roman” period and the second Empire.

Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti Musicali piazza S. Croce in Gerusalemme, 9/A
The Museo Nazionale degli Strumenti Musicali gathers inique examples of musical instruments belonging to the ancient world till the 18th century, including the well-known “Barberini harp”, some instruments belonging to Benedetto Marcello and the pianoforte invented and built by Bartolomeo Cristofori.

Museo Nazionale delle Arti e Tradizioni Popolari piazza G. Marconi, 8-10
The Museo Nazionale delle Arti e Tradizioni Popolari intends to provide documents and information on the folk traditions of various regions of Italy. The collections include regional costumes, jewels and some 5,000 pieces of pottery.

Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo lungotevere Castello, 50
Originally intended as a mausoleum by the Emperor Hadrian (130-139 AD), Castel Sant'Angelo became, in later centuries, the bastion of the Papal State. It is now possible to visit the various rooms decorated with frescoes, the prison, the collection of antique weapons, the picture gallery and the Papal apartments.

Museo Nazionale di Palazzo Venezia via del Plebiscito, 118
The Museo Nazionale di Palazzo di Venezia is housed in the grand building once residence of the Venetian pope Paul II Barbo (1464-1471), an art lover and collector and "moral" initiator of the future development of this museum. Established in 1921, the National Museum has acquired year after year its status as an important museum of decorative arts.

CONTEMPORARY
MACRO via Reggio Emilia, 54
Located in a former factory, the MACRO exhibits works of Italian artists from the 1960s to this day. The works to complete the museum are currently under way.

Museo carlo Bilotti Aranceria di Villa Borghese viale Fiorello La Guardia
Turned into a museum after extensive restoration, the Museo Carlo Bilotti Aranciera's collection, an Italian-American entrepreneur and well-renowned collector, displaying paintings, sculptures and drawings, including several works from De Chirico.

Museo di Roma in Trastevere piazza S. Egidio, 1/B
Housed in former St. Giles' monastery, the Museo di Roma in Trastevere gathers various collections documenting everyday life in Rome between the 18th and the 19th century (paintings, watercolours, prints and drawings).

Musei di Villa Torlonia Casina delle Civette via Nomentana, 70
Situated in Villa Torlonia's Park, the Museo della Casina delle Civette has among its distinctive feature the stained-glass elements, made between 1910 and 1925 by Cesare Picchiarini along the lines of the beautiful drawings from Duilio Cambellotti, Umberto Bottazzi and Paolo Paschetto, thus testifying to the high quality reached by the stained-glass art in Rome.

Musei di Villa Torlonia Casino Nobile via Nomentana, 70
Located in the Villa,which was the home of the Torlonia Family first and Benito Mussolini afterwards (from 1925 to 1943), this restored building hosts the Museo della Villa, featuring period sculptures and furnishings, and the Museo della Scuola Romana, well-known for the paintings and drawings of the artists belonging to that school.

Museo Pietro Canonica a Villa Borghese viale Pietro Canonica, 2 (piazza di Siena)
Former hen house dating from the 17th century, in 1927 this building became the house of the sculptor Pietro Canonica, who undertook in return to donate his works to the city of Rome. Opened in 1961, the Museo Pietro Canonica displays studies, drawings, mock-ups, originals and replicas.

SCIENTIFIC
Planetario e Museo Astronomico piazza G. Agnelli, 10
On the great dome-screen of the Planetario, images of stars, constellations, nebulae and galaxies follow one upon the other in addition to spectacular static and dynamic pictures enhanced by 3-D technology and all-sky resolution and sound.
Museo Civico di Zoologia Via Ulisse Aldrovandi, 18 <br>
Animal diversity told with reconstructions of environments: from the dry desert to lush coral reef. A multimedia, multi-sensory next to valuable historical collections of animals from all over the world, and three copies of extinct species.

Info and reservation :

Cooperativa IL SOGNO a r.l.
Viale Regina Margherita, 192 - 00198 ROMA
Tel. 06.85301758 - Fax 06.85301756
email: service@romeguide.it