A huge good-bye to Ami!

Over the years, the Patrons Office of the Arts staff has welcomed a wide range of collaborators, from student interns to seasoned veterans, originating from North to South, […]

Two Raphael paintings unearthed at the Vatican after 500 years

Written by Delia Gallagher, CNN   A 500-year-old mystery at the Vatican has just been solved. Two paintings by Renaissance master Raphael were discovered during the cleaning and […]

A Woman Now Leads the Vatican Museums. And She’s Shaking Things Up.

  The New York Times By FARAH NAYERI DEC. 24, 2017 VATICAN CITY — Vatican City has been governed by men since it was established as an independent state […]

VATICAN MUSEUMS INNOVATIVE AND DIDACTIC ACTIVITY FOR BOTH DEAF AND HEARING CHILDREN

The Vatican Museums, in collaboration with the Istituto Statale Sordi di Roma and “Italia Creativa” Association, designed an innovative and inclusive educational activity, which can be simultaneously experienced […]

UK Chapter Visit, October 26-28, 2017

Fast approaching is our upcoming visit from the United Kingdom Chapter of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums to the eternal city. The UK Chapter […]

THE REBIRTH OF THE MADONNA DELLA CINTOLA

When the Madonna della Cintola arrived in the hands of the restorers and scholars at the Vatican, it not only stood out thanks to its immense size, but […]

NW Chapter visit: 5th-8th October

As we begin to anticipate the arrival of autumn, so too are we preparing for visits from our Chapters, the first of which is the Northwest. The group […]

Garden Mixologists

  The end of summer brings memories of sunshine-filled road trips, beach trips, and maybe even good food and refreshing cocktail enjoyed during the vacation. In the case […]

Initial Greetings from our New International Director

  Vatican City, September 8, 2017   Dear Patrons, Greetings from Rome where today I officially take the helm as the Intemational Director of the Patrons of the […]

WELCOME TO OUR NEW INTERNATIONAL DIRECTOR

It is with extreme gratitude that we say goodbye to, Fr. Daniel Hennessy, L.C., International Director of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums from summer 2016 […]