Raffaello. Le Stanze

Thursday 25 October 2018 | 04.00 p.m. Conference Hall, Vatican Museums The presentation of Christoph Luitpold Frommel’s volume “Raffaello. Le Stanze” (Raphael. The Rooms), edited by Jaca Book, […]

Statue of Mars – Conservation Project

HISTORICAL NOTES The exact origin of this sculpture is unfortunately unknown, but has been a part of quite a number of private collections. At the end of the […]

Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo: once again witness to art’s mission of dialogue

24 October 2018 Two years on from 21 October 2016, when the notes of the Chinese Guangzhou Opera House Orchestra resounded for the first time, the Apostolic Palace of Castel Gandolfo will […]

The Restoration of the Mastiff Dog

The sculpture of the Cane Molosso statue (Mastiff Dog) is located in the Octagonal Courtyard and it is a very famous work dating back to the first century […]

Homage of the Vatican Museums to Paul VI on the occasion of his canonization

12 October – 5 November 2018 Collection of Contemporary Art, Vatican Museums To pay homage to Pope Montini in the month of his canonization, which occurs officially on […]

Conference “Preventive conservation in major museums. Comparing strategies”

12 October 2018 New Wing, Vatican Museums The directors of the most important museums in the world will meet on Friday 12 October at the conference sponsored and […]

The Vatican Museums in Frankfurt for the 70th Book Fair

10 – 14 October 2018 The presence of the Vatican Museums also for the 2018 edition of the Frankfurter Buchmesse, the prestigious international book fair in Frankfurt from […]


This past weekend, the Leaders from all twenty-six Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums chapters convened in Rome for the 35th Anniversary of the Patrons Organization.  […]

Welcome Sara

My name is Sara Cacciatore and I was born on the 27th of November, 1993 in Rome. I always wanted to communicate with everyone, with foreigners above all. […]

Welcome Henry

Hello! My name is Henry Hawley, and I am excited to spend my time in Rome as intern with the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums. […]