Chiostro del Bramante, Rome
Chiostro del Bramante in Rome | photo by Sailko via Wikimedia Commons

Chiostro del Bramante


Good To Know
From the café you can see the fresco Sibyls by Raphael inside the adjacent Santa Maria della Pace church

The Chiostro del Bramante in Rome are cloisters from the early 16th century, now used for hosting art exhibitions, conferences and concerts. It is considered to be one of the high points of Renaissance architecture in Rome.

The building is part of the complex that also includes the adjacent Santa Maria della Pace church, home to the famous fresco Sibyls by Raphael, and was designed by the architect and painter Donato Bramante, one of the most prominent artists of the Renaissance.

Practical Information

Via Arco della Pace 5, Rome, Italy
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Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 10:00 - 20:00
Saturday 10:00 - 21:00
Sunday 10:00 - 21:00
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Past Exhibitions

Llewelyn Lloyd, Paesaggio rosa con figura (1916)

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