MACRO Testaccio in Rome
MACRO Testaccio in Rome

MACRO Testaccio

Category

Specialisation
Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards
Tip
MACRO has two locations: Via Nizza and Testaccio

MACRO – Museo di Arte Contemporanea di Roma (Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome) is specialised in Italian contemporary art from the 1960s onwards. The museum has two locations: one called Via Nizza and the other Testaccio.

The Testaccio location is named after its neighbourhood, which in recent years has become more and more culturally and artistically active. The museum is housed in a former 19th-century slaughterhouse and consists of two pavilions, mostly used for temporary exhibitions.

Practical Information

Address
Piazza Orazio Giustiniani 4, Rome, Italy
Phone
+39 06 0608
Website
Opening Times
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10:30 - 19:30
Wednesday 10:30 - 19:30
Thursday 10:30 - 19:30
Friday 10:30 - 19:30
Saturday 10:30 - 19:30
Sunday 10:30 - 19:30

Last admission 60 minutes before closing time.

Closed on 1 January, 1 May , 25 December and Mondays

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Past Exhibitions

Ugo Rondinone, Vocabulary of Solitude (2016)

Ugo Rondinone: Vocabulary of Solitude

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Premio Fondazione VAF (VII edition)

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Forgotten… (The Exhibition) at MACRO Testaccio in Rome

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