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Discover among the world’s biggest and most spectacular exclusive fine art collections inside the stunning Colonna Palace. A real gem of Baroque Rome, the magnificent Colonna Gallery houses among the biggest exclusive fine art collections in Rome, with jaw-dropping artworks from heavyweights like Bronzino, Carracci, and also Guercino.
Colonna Gallery is housed inside the Colonna Palace, which is just as a lot an artwork as the prizes it includes. The structure includes luxurious frescoes and also wonderfully comprehensive apartments you can discover on your own– it’s time to delve art!
Colonna Palace has actually been house to the worthy Colonna family members for over twenty generations, and their art collection resembles a greatest-hits compendium of the masters of Roman art.
Indulge in the scenic splendor of the Hall of Landscapes, lined with the provincial designs of Gaspard Dughet and spectacular marbled columns, after that visit the Hall of the Apotheosis of Martin V with its huge ceiling artwork by Benedetto Luti. The Chapel includes originals by Paolo Farinati, the Tapestry Room detailed woven styles from the very early 1600s.
- Entry to the Colonna Palace,
- Cost-free guided tour (in English, French, or Italian – optional).
Cancellations and changes are not possible for this ticket.
The privately owned 15th-century palace of the Colonnas, home of one of Rome’s old patrician families, is the setting for this collection of paintings and antique sculpture.
Here you can see paintings by Rubens, Tintoretto, Van Dyck, Veronese, Bronzino, Gaspard Dughet and Annibale Carracci, in addition to family portraits including one of Vittoria Colonna, the friend of Michelangelo. A vast salon, with ceiling frescos celebrating Marcantonio Colonna’s victory over the Turks at the battle of Lepanto (1571), contains the bulk of the collection established by Cardinal Girolamo Colonna in the 17th century.