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Typology: Archaeological Museums, Town Museum


Address: Lungotevere in Augusta
Zone: Rione Campo Marzio (P.Spagna-P.Popolo-Pincio) (Roma centro)
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Telephone: 0039 060608 dalle 9.00 alle 21.00
Web site: www.arapacis.it
Email: eventi.aziendali@zetema.it per eventi aziendali privati
Online purchase: http://ticket.museiincomuneroma.it/index.php?nvpg[evento]&id_evento=1257224&idt=1211
Telephone booking: Per gruppi e scuole 060608 tutti i giorni 9.00-21.00 (costo addizionale per la prenotazione di gruppi non scolastici € 25,00). Con la prenotazione è possibile evitare la fila presentandosi direttamente alla cassa.

Opening times

Open daily, from 9.30am to 7.30pm
24 and 31 December: 9.30 am - 2.00 pm
Last admission 1 hour before closing time
Closed: January 1, May 1, December 25

Please Note: please check our Notice page for special openings and/or temporary closures http://en.arapacis.it/servizi/avvisi


From March 12, 2015: 
Museum + exhibition “Esposizione Universale Roma. Una città nuova dal fascismo agli anni '60” 
Adults € 14,00  
Concessions € 12,00 
Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID):    
Adults € 12,00  
Concessions € 10,00

Regular Fee
Adults: € 10,50;  
Concessions: € 8,50; 
Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID):    
Adults: € 8,50;  
Concessions: € 6,50;


Please note: during cultural events and exhibitions, the price of tickets may vary. Some temporary exhibitions may have an added cost to the ticket, even for visitors entitled to gratuity (see "Today's events" for any additional extra charge). Always check, at the time of your visit, the fee of the museum on the official website. These fees include the Tourism Tax, where applicable.
Concessions and free of charge conditionshttp://en.arapacis.it/informazioni_pratiche/condizioni_di_gratuita_e_riduzioni
For other concessions, please vist our Agreements pagehttp://en.museiincomuneroma.it/informazioni_pratiche/convenzioni

Booking: http://en.arapacis.it/informazioni_pratiche/prenotazioni
Booking for individual visitors is available only when purchasing online tickets. If you book in advance you can skip the line by going directly to the ticket window.
Online tickets
Just show your printed receipt at turnstiles of the Capitoline Museums and the Ara Pacis Museum; no need to go to the ticket office.
In all other museums show your printed receipt at the ticket office (without standing in line) and get your tickets.

Tickets can also be purchased by credit card and ATM
- Audioguides
 In Italian, English, French and Spanish € 4,00;

- Radioguide® whisper
€ 1,50 per person. Service provided by Zètema Progetto Cultura

Payment: Debit Cards

Agreement with

Roma Pass
What the agreement provides:

Roma Pass: free of charge presenting a valid Roma Pass as one of the two free amissions included in the pass. A concessionary ticket is granted if used for the third museum onwards.

Today's events

Scheduled events

Current manifestations

ROMA VERSO EXPO (Manifestations) from 2014-10-23 to 2015-10-31


The Ara Pacis is the first work of architecture built in the historical centre of Rome since the end of Fascism. The museum space was designed by the architectural studio of American architect Richard Meier, the author of some of the most notable museums of the second half of the 20th century. The Ara Pacis represents one of the highest examples of classic art. The Senate decided to build an altar to Peace dedicated to Augustus,  upon its return from Gaul and from Spain where, in the course of three years, he had consolidated the power of Rome and his own power,  he had opened new ways and founded colonies. The altar was built along the via Flaminia, at the border with the northernmost part of the Field of Mars, but the alluvial soil of the area and the floods of the Tiber caused the burial of the Ara, of which no memory was left. The rebuilding of the monument was decided in 1937/38 in the bimillenary of Augustus birth. It was given to archaeologist Giuseppe Moretti and was realized in the summer of 1938 inside the pavillion of via di Ripetta, hurriedly built from a project by Ballio Morpurgo. Due to the location on the banks of the Tiber, the Ara Pacis risked to be destroyed by the inappropriateness of its container that could not protect it from traffic, exhaust fumes, overheating, humidity and greasy and acidic dust that deposited all over its surface. The new complex has been for this reason planned to preserve the monument in accordance with the most up to date conservation criteria.
HERITY certification: http://www.herity.it/33596-a.html


Educational activities

Visits for groups
hours: on request
languages: English, Italian, French, German, Spanish
persons: max 30
duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes
price: € 90,00 + € 10,00 mandatory Radioguide® (in collaboration with Vox Tours)
booking: required

Audio guide
languages: English, Italian, French, Spanish
duration: 30 minutes
price: € 5,00

School visits
Guided tours and workshops for school groups

Info and booking (schools and groups):
Tel. +39 060608, 9.00 am - 9.00 pm, daily.


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Last checked: 2015-03-25 12:38