Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI Secolo (MAXXI)
More than the exhibitions, the real highlight of Rome’s flagship contemporary art gallery is Zaha Hadid’s stunning building, universally...
At the foot of Monte Mario , the Foro Italico is a grandiose Fascist-era sports complex, centred on the Stadio Olimpico , Rome’s...
Stadio dei Marmi
Accademia Filarmonica Romana
The academy was founded in 1821 and its members have included Rossini, Donizetti and Verdi. It still attracts star performers, and its...
Al Settimo Gelo
The name’s a play on ‘seventh heaven’ and it’s not a far-fetched title for this excellent gelateria whose devotion to creativity and...
Piazza Gentile da Fabriano 17 · interesting places nearby
Teatro Olimpico information
The Teatro Olimpico is home to the Accademia Filarmonica Roman , one of Rome’s major classical music organisations whose past members have included Rossini, Donizetti and Verdi. The theatre offers a varied programme that concentrates on classical and chamber music, but also features opera, ballet and contemporary multimedia events.