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Collections, Villas, etc.
Those within angular brackets in the following list are temporarily
closed. Intending visitors should make enquiry as to the possibility of access.
Fees, comp. p. 108.
*Albani, Villa (p. 165), antiquities and pictures: Tuesdays, except
in wet weather, in winter from 10, in summer from 11 to
dusk; admittance by permesso, obtainable at the office in the
Palazzo Torlonia, Piazza Venezia 135, to the left on the ground-
floor, on presenting a visiting card (or at the consulate). Closed
for several months in summer and autumn.
Barberini, Palazzo (p. 168), picture-gallery and antiquities : daily,
12-5, except Sundays and Thursdays; Thursdays 2-5; closed at
dusk in winter. Library on Thursdays, 9-2 (closed from the
middle of Sept. to the end of Oct.).
Bartholdy, Casa (p. 144), a room with frescoes by Cornelius, Over-
beck, and others ; hours vary; apply to porter.
* Borghese, Palazzo (p. 188), picture-gallery: Mondays, Wednes¬
days, and Fridays, 9-3 o'clock.
* Borghese, Villa (p. 161), garden: daily, after 12 o'clock, except
Mondays, Wed. and Frid.; statues in the casino on Saturdays,
in winter 1-4, in summer 4-7.
* Capitoline Museum (p. 218), daily, 10-3, except on public holi¬
days; admission 50 c; on Sundays gratis.
Castello di S. Angelo (p. 276), daily by permesso, obtainable at
the Commando di Divisione Territoriale di Roma, Via del Burro
(a street connecting the Piazza di Pietra and the Piazza S. Igna-
zio; PI. I, II, 16) No. 147, second floor.
Catacombs of St. Calixtus (p. 336), daily, see p. 331. Each visitor
should be provided with a candle (cerino).
Colonna, Palazzo (p. 157), picture-gallery: daily, 11-3, except
Sundays and holidays.
* Conservatori, Palace of (p. 214), bronzes and pictures; times of
admission same as for the Capitoline Museum (see above); Sale
dei Conservatori shown by permesso only, see p. 217.
Corsini, Palazzo (p. 322), picture-gallery: Mondays, Thursdays,
and Saturdays, 9-3, except on holidays, and the 1st and 15th
of every month; but daily during the Easter fortnight.
* Doria, Palazzo (p. 153), picture-gallery: Tues. and Frid. 10-2.
[Farnese, Pcdazzo (p. 204), frescoes by Ann. Caracci; closed for the
[* Farnesina, Villa (p. 321), closed at present.]
* Forum Romanum (p. 222): daily from 9 till dusk.
Kircheriano, Museo (p. 150), antiquities, daily 9-3; on Sundays
gratis; on other days adm. 1 fr.
* Lateran, Collections of the (p. 271), daily, 9-3 o'clock.
S. Luca, Academy of (p. 237), daily, 9-3.