St Peter's Square
One of the world's great public spaces, Bernini's St Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro) was laid out between 1656 and 1667 for Pope...
St Peter's Basilica
In this city of outstanding churches, none can hold a candle to St Peter’s Basilica (Basilica di San Pietro), Italy’s largest, richest...
The Sistine Chapel (Cappella Sistina) is best known for two of the most awe-inspiring acts of individual creativity in the history of...
Anfiteatro del Tasso
The setting is extraordinary: an amphitheatre overlooking Rome’s rooftops that was built over 300 years ago. The productions are...
Dine in romantic splendour under Pinturicchio frescoes in the loggia of the 15th-century Palazzo della Rovere. In line with the setting,...
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Teatro Ghione information
A former cinema, the Teatro Ghione is a popular theatre near St Peter’s that offers a varied programme of classic and modern plays, concerts and musicals, staging anything from Pirandello to Oscar Wilde and Chopin to Sarah Kane.