National Roman Museum at Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
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National Roman Museum at Palazzo Massimo alle Terme

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Largo di Villa Peretti, Rome, Lazio 00185 | +39 06 3996 7700, Italy
Palazzo Massimo Museum in Alamy
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Great value, Family-friendly, Off the beaten path

Palazzo Massimo alle Terme is one of five branch locations for the National Roman Museum, an incredible collection of Ancient Roman art. The palazzo's four floors contain sculptures, frescoes, mosaics, coins, and jewels that document the evolution of Roman artistic culture from the late Republican age through the fifth century AD. Make sure to head to the second floor to look at the frescoes, stucco, and mosaics, including those from the villa of Livia, wife of Augustus, and then head down to the basement for the numismatic collection.

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