Accademia Filarmonica Romana
Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo (MAXXI)
As much as the exhibitions, the highlight of Rome’s leading contemporary art gallery is the Zaha Hadid-designed building it occupies....
At the foot of the heavily wooded Monte Mario , the Foro Italico is a grandiose Fascist-era sports complex, centred on the Stadio...
Stadio dei Marmi
The Teatro Olimpico is home to the Accademia Filarmonica Romana (www.filarmonicaromana.org), a classical-music organisation whose past...
Neve di Latte
Near the MAXXI gallery, this out-of-the-way gelateria is reckoned one of Rome's best. There are few exotic flavours, rather the onus is...
Accademia Filarmonica Romana information
The academy was founded in 1821 and its members have included Rossini, Donizetti and Verdi. It still attracts star performers, and its varied programme concentrates on classical and chamber music, but also includes opera, ballet and multimedia events. Concerts are held at the Teatro Olimpico .