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Guided Tours of Palazzo Borromeo



Guided Tours of Palazzo Borromeo

The Embassy of Italy to the Holy See adheres to the project “Open for You” promoted by the Italian Touring Club, to allow the public to visit Palazzo Borromeo.

Schedule your visit:

Since December 2017, Palazzo Borromeo opens its doors - every second Friday of the month (except on holidays), by appointment thanks to the "Open for you" initiative of the Italian Touring Club ".

The visit is free. The tour guided by Touring’s volunteers guides the visitor among some of the most representative rooms of Palazzo Borromeo and lasts approx. 60 minutes.


For security reasons:

- the maximum number of people per visit is 35.

- helmets, trolleys, backpacks or other large bags are not permitted

- Cameras or video recordings other than mobile phones are not permitted

- Drinks or food are not allowed inside the building

- the building was built in the 16th century, thus is not suitable for those who have limitation to walking.


Call the Touring number to book your visit:

02 8526878 (key 1, option 4 booking events)


How to reach us:

Viale delle Belle Arti, 2 - 00196 Rome

Metro stop: Flaminio (line A)

Tram stop: Belle Arti

Bus stop: Belle Arti


Calendar for upcoming visits (2019):

Friday, 10th May at 10am and 11am

Friday, 14th June at 10 am and 11 am

Friday, 12th July at 10am and 11am

Friday, 13th September at 10am and 11am

Friday, 11th October at 10am and 11am


Please proceed to the entrance 15 minutes before the visit for security check.