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Casa di Goethe
The house where Goethe used to stay on his visits to Rome and now displays some of his works and other temporary exhibits. Via del Corso, 18 (06 32650412)

Centrale Montemartini
An old power station converted into an exhibition of Roman and Greek sculpture. Via ostiense, 106 (06 39967800) Metro Piramide.

Compless de Vittoriano
At the back of the Vittorio Emanuele II which houses many important touring exhibitions. Via S. Peitro in Carcere (066780664). Metro Colosseo.

Galleria Borghese
Works by Raphael, Titan and Caravaggio and sculptures by Berni and Canova. Booking is essential. Piazzale Scipione Borghese, 5 (06 8413979).

Galleria Colonna
The part of Palazzo Colonna that is open to the public with works by Guercino, Tinoretto, Van Dyck, Botticelli and others. Via della Pilotta, 17 (06 6784350).

Galleria Corsini
The gallery houses the national art collection of 16th and 17th Century paintings and also works by Carvaggio and Tiziano. Via delle Lungara, 10, Trastevere (06 68803323).

Galleria Doria Pamphili
Housed in the Palazzo Doria Pamphili a private collection with works by Caravaggio, Tiziano, Raffaelo, Rubens and others. Piazza de Collegio Romano, 2 (06 6797323).

Galleria Mastroianni
Sculptures and engravings by Umberto Mastroianni. Piazza San Salvatore in Lauro, 15 (06 6878737).

Galleria Nazionale di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea
The National Collection of modern art in the Villa Borghese with works by De Chirico, Kandinsky, Klimt and Cezanne housed in a place built in 1911. Viale Belle Arti, 131 (Parioli) (06 322981).

Gallera Spada
Works by Rubens, Reni and others in the Renaissance Palace built in the 16th Century. Palazzo Spada, Piazza Capo di Ferro, 13 (06 6874893)

The Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma is a collection of contemporary art with changing exhibitions. Via Reggio Emilia, 54 (06 671070400).

Museo Barracco di Scultura Antica
Roman art collected by Giovani Barracco. Corso Vittorio, 166 (06 6880 6848)

Museo Hendrik Christian Andersen
Works by Norwegian artist Andersen who lived in Rome from 1896 and houses numerous paintings, graphic works and sculptures. Villa Helene, Via Pasquale Stanislao Mancini, 20. Use Metro Flaminio.

Museo Canonica
A collection of works by Pietro Canonica. Fotezzuola di Villa Borghese, Viale P. Canonica, 2(06 8842279).

Musei Capitolini
A collection of Roman sculpture that includes the equestrian statue of Marcus Aurelius. Piazza del Campidoglio (06 39967800).

Museo dell'Alto Medioevo
Decorative arts from the Roman Empire period to early Renaissance. Viale Lincoln, 3, (06 54228199). Metro Eur Fermi.

Museo di Palazzo Venezia
A collection of decorative arts from the Medieval to the 18th Century. Via del Plebiscito, 118 (06 32810)

Museo Ebraico
A collection to represent the Jewish Community in Rome and located inside the Synagogue in the old Jewish ghetto. Lungotevere de'Cenci (06 6840061).

Museo Etrusco di Villa Giulia
Home of the National Etruscan collection that includes a Etruscan tomb artifacts and watercolors by Caffi, Corrodi, Aerni and others. Piazzale Villa Giulia, 9 (063201951).

Museo Napoleonico
A collection of Napolean's art, books and other objects. Piazza Ponte Umberto 1 (06 68806286)

Museo Nazionale di Arte Orientale
Housed in the Palazzo Brancaccio with collection of Asian art. Via Merulana, 248 - 250 (06 4875077)

National Gallery of S. Luca
Created in 1577 by Pope Gregory X111 with a small collection including works by Raphael, Bassan and Rubens. Via dell'Accademia di San Luca, 77 (06 6798850).

Palazzo Altemps
A colection of Roman statuary and other artefacts. Piazza Sant'Apollinare, 48 (06 687 2719).

Palazzo Barberini
A national collection of 13 - 16th Century paintings with works by Renaissance and Baroque periods. Via Barberini 18 (06 4814591)

Palazzo Massimo alle Terme
Ancient sculpture and mosaics in this building with a neo - 16th Century stule but opened in 1887. Laro di Villa Peretti, 1 (06 48903500).

Palazzo Ruspoli Fondazione Memmo
An old palace now used for photographic exhibitions. Via del Corso 418 (06 6830 7344)

Villa Giulia Museum
An extensive collection of Etruscan art and artifacts.
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