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Typology: House Museum, Town Museum

Address

Address: Lungotevere della Vittoria, 1
Zone: Quartiere Della Vittoria (Roma centro)
angolo piazza del Fante

Contacts

Telephone: info e prenotazione scuole: 060608 tutti i giorni ore 9.00-19.00

Opening times

Entrance to the museum house is free of charge only with a guided tour and booking required.
N.B. For structural reasons the House Museum is not accessible to the disabled.
Before planning the visit, CONSULT THE NOTICES

VISITS FOR THE PUBLIC
Second Saturday of the month at 10.00 and 11.00
Booking required
060608 (everyday from 9.00 to 19.00)
Compulsory guided is free. Admission to the house-museum is subject to a fee according to current rates.

VISITS FOR GROUPS with own guide
Second Saturday of the month at 12.00
and Wednesdays according to the following calendar:
• Wednesday 23 February at 15.00
• Wednesday 16 March at 15.00
• Wednesday 6 April at 15.00
• Wednesday 13 April at 15.00
• Wednesday 20 April at 15.00
• Wednesday 4 May at 15.00
• Wednesday 18 May at 15.00
• Wednesday 8 June at 15.00
• Wednesday 15 June at 15.00
• Wednesday 22 June at 15.00
• Wednesday 29 June at 15.00
• Wednesday 6 July at 15.00
• Wednesday 13 July at 15.00
• Wednesday 20 July at 15.00
• Wednesday 27 July at 15.00
• Wednesday 21 September at 15.00
• Wednesday 12 October at 15.00
• Wednesday 19 October at 15.00
• Wednesday 26 October at 15.00
• Wednesday 9 November at 15.00
• Wednesday 14 December at 15.00
Booking required at didattica@zetema.it
Visit takes approximately one hour.
Groups max 15 people.

VISITS FOR SCHOOLS
Wednesdays at 10.00 and 11.30.
Booking required at didattica@zetema.it
For groups of 25 students max
For the guided tour the class will be divided into subgroups.
A list of pupils and accompanying teachers, signed by the headmaster, is required on headed notepaper (one accompanying person free for every 10 pupils).

Information

€ 4,00 adults
€ 3,00 concessions
Free admission with MIC card is a 5 euro card that includes free admission in the Civic Museums for 12 months
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Description

L’uomo come fine - a collection of essays on the modern human condition - and the novel L’attenzione, are some of Alberto Moravia’s works completed after he moved in the early 60s to the house on Lungotevere della Vittoria, where one can still imagine him, sitting at his wooden desk carved by the sculptor Sebastian Shadhauser, writing with his Olivetti 82.

On the 103rd anniversary of the birth of the writer (Rome, November 28, 1907 - Rome, September 26, 1990), the house in Rome, overlooking the River Tiber, has now become the Alberto Moravia House Museum. It opens its doors for the first time to the public on December 1, 2010. With this new acquisition by the Cultural Policies and Communication - Superintendence of Cultural Heritage in collaboration with the Associazione Fondo Alberto Moravia and with the organizational support of Zètema Progetto Cultura, the house has become the 18th museum of the Civic Museums Network.

Many of the works written by Moravia have been published after the moved, with Dacia Maraini, to the apartment in the Roman district of the Vittorie, in the spring of 1963. To this period (the 70s and 80s) belong the following works: La rivoluzione culturale in Cina, Il paradiso, Io e lui, A quale tribù appartieni?, Boh, La vita interiore, Lettere dal Sahara, 1934, Storie della Preistoria, La cosa e altri racconti, L’uomo che guarda, L’inverno nucleare, Passeggiate africane, Il viaggio a Roma, La villa del venerdì, La donna leopardo, Diario europeo, Romildo.   

The apartment - now headquarters of the Associazione Fondo Alberto Moravia - is divided into a series of rooms, connected by two corridors, which still reveal the personal style of the landlord: a lounge with a large terrace overlooking the Tiber , a Seventies-style kitchen, a bedroom and study.

Numerous paintings and portraits of the writer are hung on the walls of the house: these works testify his relationship with the protagonists of the Italian art scene: Renato Guttuso, Mario Schifano, Sergio Vacchi, Giulio Turcato, Corrado Cagli, Lorenzo Tornabuoni, Leonardo Cremonini, Onofrio Martinelli, Adriana Pincherle and others. Noteworthy is the collection of traditional masks and objects from collected in the numerous trips to Africa, Asia and South America

The Library, one of the most interesting element of the house, contains evidence of the many and varied interests cultivated by Moravia, e.g. Italian and foreign literature, books and essays on visual arts, politics, psychoanalysis, non-European cultures; the Archive contains also about 15,000 documents including letters, manuscripts and newspapers.

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