“Fabrics, textiles and decorative arts from sacred to profane”

15 May 2018 | 04.00 p.m. Conference Hall, Vatican Museums A particularly rich and dense meeting organized by the Vatican Museums for Tuesday 15 May. Indeed, three volumes, all […]

The Vatican Museums at the Turin Book Fair

The participation of the Vatican Museums in 31st edition of the International Turin Book Fair (Lingotto Fiere 10 – 14 May 2018) has been confirmed for 2018. In a joint […]

The Vatican Museums receive as a gift the notebooks of one of its most illustrious directors: Bartolomeo Nogara

Wednesday May 2nd, 2018 On Wednesday May 2nd, thanks to the gift from Baroness Rosanella Lello Nogara and the ambassador Bernardino Osio, the Vatican Museums Historical Archive will receive […]

The Islamic art collection of the Anima Mundi Vatican Museum on display in Australia

19 April – 22 July 2018 National Museum of Australia, Canberra A verse from the Koran inspires the title of the exhibition to be inaugurated on 19 April […]

Nights of Art 2018: 20 April – 26 October 2018

On Friday 20 April the 2018 edition of the special night openings of the Vatican Museums will begin, offering until 26 October a unique experience in terms of […]

FRAGMENT OF A SARCOPHAGUS: Miracles happen every day

Each of the seven days of creation bears within it a multiplicity of miracles. At the center of it all, lies the remarkably complex creation of man himself—the […]

Experiencing The Sistine Chapel like Never Before

Giudizio Universale: Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel a must-see in Rome, available only for a limited time! Sara Savoldello’s Testament To The Time In The Theatre […]

Touching Art in the Vatican Museums

    Imagine you cannot see, but want to experience the beauty of the Vatican Museums. Someone might be able to describe the pieces to you, but would […]

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 […]