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Churches to see in Rome: Basilica of Santa Prassede

Churches to see in Rome: Basilica of Santa Prassede. A couple blocks from the grand Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore is the small, unassuming Basilica of Santa Prassede. It doesn’t look like much from the outside but those that take

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Rome’s Classical treasures at Palazzo Massimo

What to see in Rome: An awe inspiring collection of Rome’s Classical treasures at Palazzo Massimo. The museum has Greek and Roman sculpture, displays of ancient Roman wall paintings and mosaics.  There are also objects from every day life such

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Palazzo Doria Pamphilj: Triumph of Art in the Heart of Rome

Palazzo Doria Pamphilj: Triumph of Art in the Heart of Rome Art lovers flock to the collections at the Vatican Museums and the Borghese Gallery but there are other collections worthy of a visit.  The Palazzo Doria Pamphilj (pahm-FEEL-yee) is

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Palazzo Colonna: home of the nobles and priceless art

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Palazzo Colonna: home of the nobles and priceless art. Palazzo Colonna is one of the oldest and largest private palaces of Rome and hosts a celebrated art collection. The collected works includes  masterpieces of the most important masters from the

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Augustus Exhibit at Scuderie del Quirinale

Rome celebrates the 2000th anniversary of the death of the Rome’s most distinguished emperor with an Augustus Exhibit at Scuderie del Quirinale. Augustus was the founder of the Roman Empire and its first Emperor, ruling from 27 BC until his

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Titian Exhibit at Scuderie del Quirinale

A magnificent retrospective of the painter Titian’s work is currently on display at Scuderie del Quirinale. Forty pieces demonstrate how the artist’s work matured and changed radically over the course of his lifetime. After viewing the collection it is no wonder why

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Modern Art in Rome: Big Bambú

Rome is known for its ancient works of art, but rising from the courtyard of the MACRO Museum the Big Bambú is creating quite a buzz. The creation of American artists and twin brother Mike and Doug Starn, the Big

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The Borghese Gallery

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