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Visit the American Academy in Rome!

Join a tour for a closer look into the American Academy in Rome, a leading center for independent research in the arts and humanities for over 120 years.

Weekly Guided Tours (registration required)

Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. (Italian)
Fridays at 10:00 a.m. (English)

Visitors will be taken on a thirty-minute guided tour of the McKim, Mead & White Building, including the Salone, Billiards Room, Bar, Bass Garden, and Arthur and Janet C. Ross Library. Tours are free of charge, however there is limited capacity, so please register in advance. Tours begin promptly at the time indicated, and all visitors are required to stay with their guide.  

Please send your name, street address, telephone number, and email address, as well as your requested tour date (see below), to tours@aarome.org. You may bring up to three guests. Please include their full names in your email. The meeting place is Via Angelo Masina, 5 - 00153 Rome.

The following dates for September-November 2018 are available:

  • Friday, September 21 (English)
  • Tuesday, September 25 (Italian)
  • Friday, September 28 (English)
  • Tuesday, October 2 (Italian)
  • Friday, October 5 (English)
  • Tuesday, October 9 (Italian)
  • Tuesday, October 16 (Italian)
  • Friday, October 26 (English)
  • Tuesday, October 30 (Italian)
  • Friday, November 9 (English)
  • Tuesday, November 13 (Italian)
  • Friday, November 16 (English)
  • Tuesday, November 20 (Italian)
  • Tuesday, November 27 (Italian)
  • Friday, November 30 (English)

Please note: a valid photo ID is required for entry into the American Academy in Rome. Backpacks and luggage with dimensions larger than 40 x 35 x 15 cm (16 x 14 x 6 in.) are not permitted on the property. There are no locker facilities available.

Private Tours for Groups

Private customized tours of the American Academy in Rome and Villa Aurelia can be arranged for a contribution fee of $300 (with an additional cost of $15 per person for groups larger than twenty people). The Academy does not normally accept groups for meals; special accommodation may be made upon request. Please send an email to tours@aarome.org to schedule a private tour.

Getting Here

American Academy in Rome
Via Angelo Masina, 5
00153 - Rome, Italy

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