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Typology: Contemporary art museum, Town Museum

Address

Address: Viale Fiorello La Guardia, 6
Zone: Quartiere Pinciano (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: 060608 tutti i giorni dalle 9.00 alle 19.00
Email: info@museocarlobilotti.it ed eventi.aziendali@zetema.it per eventi aziendali privati
Telephone booking: Per gruppi e scuole 060608 tutti i giorni 9.00-19.00

Opening times

October to May
From Tuesday to Friday 10.00-16.00
Saturday and Sunday 10.00-19.00
24 and 31 December 10.00-14.00
Last admission half an hour before closing time

June to September
From Tuesday to Friday 13.00-19.00
Saturday and Sunday 10.00-19.00
Last admission half an hour before closing time

Closed
Monday, 1 January, 1 May and 25 December

For updates and guidelines please check the >official website

Entrance for the disabled

For further information please consult the page Disabled people Access

ALWAYS CHECK the NOTICE PAGE before planning your visit in the museum

Information

Free entrance

> Booking
> MIC card is a 5 euro card that includes free admission in the Civic Museums for 12 months 
> Terms and conditions of access information and services for the public 
> Caffeteria Casina del lago
> Disabled people Access - services available:
- accessible entrance 
- pedestrian path partially accessible to two-wheeled chairs
- accessible toilet
- services for blind or partially sighted persons
- services for hearing-impaired
- services for children 

Agreement with

What the agreement provides:

Roma Pass: free of charge

Today's events

Felice Levini. Orizzonte degli eventi (Exhibitions) from 2021-10-28 to 2021-12-05

Scheduled events

Description

In the eighteenth century the Orangery was known as the Casino dei Giuochi d'Acqua for the presence of fountains and nymphaea; it was also surrounded by the Lake Garden with its magnificent architectural features.
In its richly decorated and furnished rooms the Borghese princes held parties and social events. Following serious damage to the building by French bombardment in 1849 during its defence of the papacy against the Roman Republic, the building was rebuilt and adapted to be a store for citrus fruit, thereby losing all its magnificent decorations.
After decades of decline and an improper use of it as offices, the Orangery once again was turned into a place for recreation and culture following intensive restoration to make it a museum to contain the paintings, sculptures and drawings belonging to Carlo Bilotti, an Italian-American businessman and famous art collector.

The donation of his collection – twenty-two works – is largely made up of paintings and sculptures by Giorgio de Chirico produced between the early 1920s and 1970s. Then there is the Portrait of Carlo Bilotti by Larry Rivers, the Portrait of Tina and Lisa Bilotti made in 1981 by Andy Warhol, Summer by Gino Severini, and the large bronze Cardinal by Giacomo Manzù.
Additional spaces for temporary exhibitions have been created to allow the museum to keep up with developments in contemporary art. The creation of the Museo Bilotti is an exemplary cooperation between the public and private sectors. The new cultural institution is an additional element in the development of Villa Borghese as a Museum Park, a centre where art and culture meet.

Corporate Events: eventi.aziendali@zetema.it

The MiC APPs
A well-known App gathering real-time updated information about “MUSEI IN COMUNE di Roma”  also including information on exhibitions, events and educational activities ( be them currently underway or scheduled).MiC Roma tells you all about this extremely heterogeneous system formed by 20 high cultural level museums and archeological sites.MiC Roma tells you all about this extremely heterogeneous system formed by 20 high cultural level museums and archeological sites.

It is  very easy to find information and thanks to the tab bar icons it is possible to surf throughout the various sections:
- MUSEUMS description of the single sites – timetable and tickets
- EXHIBITIONS -EVENTS – EDUCATIONAL  ACTIVITIES – all the real-time updated activities
- GALLERY an accurate selection of photos and videos
- MAP localization of the museums in the city and the way to reach them

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PRICE: free
LANGUAGES: Italian and English

For more details visit: The MiC APPs

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Educational activities

It's possible to get information and book a guided tour by calling 060608 every day from 9.00 to 19.00  

> Visits for groups
hours: on request
languages: English, Italian, French, German, Spanish
persons: max 25
duration: 90 minutes
price: € 90,00
booking: required

Info and Booking (schools and groups):
Tel. +39 060608, 9.00  - 19.00, daily.

Services

» Accessible to disabled people
» Bookshop
» Cafeteria
» Checkroom
» Educational tours for schools
» Guided Visits
» Information
» Publishing Products: point of sale

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Last checked: 2021-02-24 16:18