the program of events and exhibitions is open for 1 euro

The Night of the Museums also returns to Rome: on Saturday May 14th from 8pm to 1am there will be the extraordinary opening at the symbolic price of 1 euro.

On Saturday May 14, 2022, the European Night of Museums is back, the opportunity for citizens and townspeople, but also tourists and tourists, to visit the archaeological sites at night, from dusk, around 8 p.m., until 1 a.m , and to visit the museums of several European cities. Including the city of Rome where, for city museums, the price of the ticket is sold at a symbolic price of just one euro, unless otherwise indicated, as for example in the case of the Planetarium where, as indicated, ordinary ticket sales are offered. In the other areas, however, prices vary and entry is free for some.

As communicated by the Special Regulatory Authority of Rome dealing with the event, extraordinary openings were also organized and, In some cases a reservation is required To have access, as for the guided tours of the Testaccio market and the already sold out guided tours of the Barberini Mithraeum and the Basilica of Santa Croce in Gerusalemme. Now let’s find out the calendar of events and which museums are participating in the Night of Museums on Saturday May 14th.

The program of the Night of the Museums 2022 in Rome

On this occasion, many events are organized in the monuments and museums of the capital. On the evening of May 14th, Rome’s cultural sites, museums and more become real stages on which art, music and culture in a broader sense are staged. Singers, musicians, actors and performers appear in front of visitors. Not only that: they are also organized for the occasion exhibitions and readings. Let’s see some advice together: However, if you want to see the full program, you can find it here.

In which Capitoline Museums (in the photo above), for example, three different performances are planned that will take place in the different rooms: in the Exedra of Marcus Aurelius at 9 p.m., 10 p.m. and 11 p.m Ballad of our wind with stories set to music using the example of “Liedtheater”; in the Pietro da Cortona room at 9:15 p.m., 10:00 p.m., 10:45 p.m., 11:30 p.m., 12:15 a.m., 1:00 a.m., the show Always flowers, never a florist! Dedicated to Paolo Poli and finally at Palazzo Nuovo – Salone at 9.30pm, 10.30pm, 11.30pm In symphony in which the wind quintet appears.

All’Monument of Peaceinstead it takes place at 21.00, 22.00, 23.00 Angel novelty: Three Ukrainian women who fled the war visit the Ara Pacis, while a women’s theater group rehearses a dance theater performance, a worker comments on Brecht’s ABC of the War and the poet Greta Bellamacina recites peace poems.

The Casina delle Civette

The Casina delle Civette

There are also many initiatives in Museums of Villa Torlonia: at 8:15 p.m., 9:00 p.m., 9:45 p.m., 10:30 p.m., 11:15 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. the Casina delle Civette organizes the traveling show with live music The Secret of the Owlsabout the secret life of Giovanni Torlonia.

There are numerous open spaces in the universities, in particular those of Sapienza, Link Campus, Lumsa and ECampus. In which’CU003 Letters Building of Wisdomfor example from 20.00 to 24.00, last entry at 23.30 with Reimagined Cinema Ben Rivers – Mathew Emmetta series of projections will be shown on the facade of the museum and in the same place there will also be an exhibition about Pier Paolo Pasolini (whose 100th birthday will be celebrated this year) on the set of Medea.

Although not part of the museum system of the Civic Museums of Rome, entry also costs one euro MAXXI National Museum of 21st Century Art in Via Guido Reni: Here every visitor can see almost a dozen different exhibitions from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m., last admission at 1 a.m. In addition to Maxxi Collection The pictorial space (Gallery 1), is housed Senzamargine – passages of Italian art at the turn of the millennium, Buone Nuove – Women in Architecture, Tokyo Revisited – Daido Moriyama with Shomei Tomatsu, Cao Fei – Supernova Nature, Mario Botta – Sacred and Profane, Scarpa / Olivetti – pieces of a shared history and finally, Ugo Ferranti Archive Rome 1974 – 1985.

From the Facebook page "MAXXI - National Museum of 21st Century Art"

From the Facebook page “MAXXI – National Museum of Art of the 21st Century”

One euro also for the visit exhibition palace, in Via Nazionale, open from 20:00 to 02:00, last entry at 01:00. Here in addition to the exhibition Video makes you happy, video art in ItalyAs every year, the host is the WPP World Press Photo Exhibition 2022 and at 8.30pm and 10.30pm the Têtes de Bois will perform in concert We made Têtes de Bois 30th birthday between rock, folk and poetry.

The list of museums open from 8:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m.: The entrance fee is 1 euro

However, not only the museums of the Municipality of Rome take part in the Night of the Museums, but also others Rooms dedicated to culture, such as B. Rooms of universities; the academies, embassies and cultural sites and finally other exhibition spaces and not. Libraries, barracks and even the Palazzo Madama also take part in the initiative to take a tour of the rooms of the Senate of the Republic.

Montemartini power plant

Montemartini power plant

All the news about the places that open their doors and participate in the Night of Museums will be reported on the website of museums in the community while the state can be viewed in the Special website of the Ministry of Education: By swiping next to the calendar icon, for example, any interested user can select the option Lazio region (or the one in which he intends to spend Saturday evening dressed as a tourist) and see which places are joining the initiative.

The Civic Museums of Rome participating in the initiative, which grant an entrance fee of 1 euro or are free with the Mic card (except for the planetarium), are:

  • Capitoline Museums,
  • Centrale Montemartini (picture above),
  • Trajan’s Markets – Museum of the Imperial Forums,
  • Ara Pacis Museum,
  • museum of rome,
  • Napoleonic Museum,
  • Museum of Rome in Trastevere,
  • Pietro Canonica Museum in Villa Borghese,
  • Museums of Villa Torlonia (Casina delle Civette, Casino Nobile, Serra Moresca)
  • museum of walls,
  • Carlo Bilotti Museum – Villa Borghese Orangery,
  • Giovanni Barracco Museum of Ancient Sculptures,
  • Municipal Museum of Zoology,
  • Museum of the Roman Republic and Memory of Garibaldi,
  • modern art gallery,
  • Casal de ‘Pazzi Museum,
  • Planetario (which, however, is already sold out for all shows).

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