Italy’s state museums keep open for Ferragosto.
A lot of Italy’s state museums, archaeological websites, galleries and historic villas are to remain open for the Ferragosto public vacation which this 12 months falls on Monday 15 August.
The cultural venues staying open embody the Colosseum, Pompeii, the Uffizi, Reggia di Caserta and the newly re-opened Galleria Nazionale d’Umbria in Perugia.
In Rome the provide consists of Galleria Borghese (reserving required), the Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna, Palazzo Barberini and the Etruscan museum at Villa Giulia.
There are additionally some privately-run museums and galleries staying open within the capital for Ferragosto, together with Galleria Doria Pamphilj and Chiostro del Bramante.
For full particulars of Italy’s museums open for Ferragosto see the Italian tradition ministry web site.
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