“Virtual Museum Rome” has become a popular internet search phrase these days. At the moment the best thing for everyone is to stay home, and this is made easier thanks to modern technology allowing you to visit museums from anywhere in the world. We look forward to seeing you here in person, but in the meantime, here is our list of Rome’s best virtual museums to enjoy from home!
Virtual Vatican Museums
These wonderful museum collections can be visited through virtual tours available on the official Vatican Museums website. It offers 7 sections with 360 ° visibility and exceptional high definition images. A magical immersive experience, from the Raphael Rooms to the Sistine Chapel, with plenty of masterpieces found throughout the Vatican Museums: totally virtual!
The Capitoline Museums were the first in the world to open their doors to the public and allow everyone to enjoy their beauty, and they remain open even today through their virtual tours. Piazza del Campidoglio and the fabulous rooms of the Museums are accessible to everyone in a virtual tour that accompanies visitors with a voice explaining the significance of the museum's masterpieces.
These days you can even discover the Renaissance rooms and wonderful 16th-century frescoes of Palazzo Farnese, thanks to a virtual tour allowing you to enter the palace and visit each floor. From the Roman mosaics in the basements, to the 16th-century frescoes on the noble floor and the incredible library on the second floor. Once you’ve finished the virtual tour, you’ll want to see the real thing in person as soon as it reopens!