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MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma)

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MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma)

Rome's first contemporary art museum

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Housed in a former brewery, the bold MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma) brings a touch of avant-garde to the Roman culture scene. As the city’s first contemporary art museum, MARCO brings a fresh face to the art lovers that flock to Rome.

Exploring the cutting edge of art, MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma) has permanent and rotating exhibits and art shows, galleries and an art studio. There’s also a bookstore and a cafe here, making it more of a culture center than a mere museum.

MACRO (Museo d'Arte Contemporanea Roma)
Piazza Orazio Giustiniani 4, Rome
Area
Trastevere
Phone
06-6710-060608
Website
www.macro.roma.museum
Hours
Tues-Sun 9am-7pm