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MACRO - Museo d'Arte Contemporanea

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MACRO - Rome’s Museum of Contemporary Art - is considered a focal point for public contemporary art in Rome.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Via Nizza 138 | Corner of Via Cagliari, 00198 Rome, Italy
+39 06 696271
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I walked a long way to visit this art museum but was quite confused as to where and what was here to see. There seemed a lot of closed doors and a labyrinnth of paths leading nowhere in particular. The room I went in was...More

Thank Lake29
Reviewed October 14, 2018

One of the worst “museums” we have ever been to. We paid in, 5 euro each, which was a mistake as most people do not seem to pay. The temporary exhibition was terrible, poorly organized, and a waste of time and ten euro. SKIP THE...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Before we visited MACRO, the less stuffy of Rome's two contemporary art museums, I had never heard of Shepard Fairey, or Obey Giant, his nomme d'art. A room devoted to this street artist's works wowed us, as much else that we saw in this museum....More

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Reviewed September 6, 2018

I visited hoping to see the best of contemporary art Rome has to offer, but the only exhibition open was for Pink Floyd. Personally I'm not a fan and was almost turned away by the high admission fee, but the way that the exhibits were...More

Thank jebskulker
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Went for the exhibition put up for Pink Floyd and it was amazing. Wasnt really that into Pink Floyd before attending this event, I decided to go in because I was somewhat interested. But wow. It was definitely worth the money. Dont go if you...More

Thank Angele F
Reviewed June 13, 2018

First of all, this is a smaller museum, so don't expect a vast display. The building itself is an attractive modern architectural delight -- make sure you visit the catwalk on the first floor. After your visit, there is a small cafe on the first...More

Thank OZinNY
Reviewed May 30, 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough that the temporary exhibition hosted was an awesome tribute to Pink Floyd. Other than that there was nothing so check it out before you head there.

Thank CyprusEffie
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

We walked all the way there today to get a break from the tourist hordes and ancient art of Rome only to discover they are now closed until September or October. There was no signage on any of the doors to explain this, but I...More

1  Thank Journey250773
Reviewed May 24, 2018

Located in this museum a couple of kilometres from the centre of Rome is an excellent exhibition on Pink Floyd. The display leads you through the history of the band in chronological order from their very earliest days. There are lots of unique pieces such...More

1  Thank TassieTravellers99
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

It’s a really great museum. At the time when I visited, there were many great masterpieces of different artists. I was amazed at every single salon. We all know Rome as a city of ancient architecture but seeing the contemporary art of Rome is as...More

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