Capitoline Museums
Museum type :
ARCHAEOLOGICAL

Established in :
1536

Holidays :
Monday

Visiting Hours :
Daily 9-19,Sun&holidays 9-13

Contact No :
+39 066780933

Location :
Rome , Italy

Display Objects :

Large number of ancient Roman statues, inscriptions and other artifacts

A collection of medieval and Renaissance art

Collections of jewels, coins, and other items.




Description :

  • The Capitoline Museums are a group of art and archeological museums in Piazza del Campidoglio, on top of the famous Capitoline Hill in Rome, Italy.

  • Capitoline Museum is the world's oldest national museums, houses one of Italy's finest collections of classical sculpture.

  • The museums are contained in three palazzi surrounding a central trapezoidal piazza in a plan conceived by Michelangelo Buonarroti in 1536 and executed over a period of over 400 years.