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Tickets for Welcome to Rome

Take a time machine through Rome’s history and get oriented in the Eternal City

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Opening hours
Today:  09:00 - 19:00
Tomorrow:  09:00 - 19:00
Friday:  10:00 - 21:00
Saturday:  10:00 - 21:00
Sunday:  10:00 - 21:00
Monday:  09:00 - 19:00
Tuesday:  09:00 - 19:00
Immersive film: 50 minutes
  • Get immersed in the epic drama of the Eternal City through a multimedia surroundscape
  • Go beyond the ruins through interactive exhibits about the building of Rome’s major monuments and marvel at the feats of human genius
  • Discover the ominous tale of the Castel Sant’Angelo, where the infamous Caterina Sforza defied a Pope and was imprisoned by a Borgia

Rome is built on 3,000 years of stories. Welcome to Rome is an immersive multimedia exhibit that grounds you in the city’s historical and architectural legacy. A visit here will help you get the most out of your Roman holiday.

After almost three millennia, the Eternal City has a whole heap of history jumbled together. How can you know what you’re looking at?

Welcome to Rome begins with a multimedia immersion of 50 minutes in the full narrative arc of the city. You’ll experience triumphs, fires, invasions, and waves of resurgence. You’ll leave the cinematic experience with a sense of the city’s soul, as well as its architecture.

Then the interactive building exhibits will help you see what was before you carry on sightseeing what is. From St. Peter's Basilica to the Roman Forum you'll get to know the stories behind the structures, and discover the drama that made this city the center of the world.

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What's included
  • 50-minute Welcome to Rome immersive film
  • Audio guide in 8 languages

Cancellations are not possible for this ticket.

Welcome to Rome
203,Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 00186, Rome
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Audio guide
English, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Japanese, Chinese
Additional info

Getting There

Bus: lines 46, 62, 64, or 916 to C.so Vittorio Emanuele/navona.

Insider tip

The Campo de’ Fiori market around the corner sells fresh and inexpensive produce to fortify you for your explorations.

Sep 24, 2018
Great. Really gave you a full history of Rome.
Jun 15, 2018
It’s a must visit...
Nov 3, 2018
Netter Überblick über die architektonische Entwicklung von Rom. Film und animierte 3D-Modelle - rundet einen Sightseeingtag ab
Aug 26, 2018
Dá uma boa visão da historia e o que foram as ruínas que observamos ao caminhar por Roma

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