Palazzo Quirinale in Rome
Palazzo del Quirinale in Rome | photo by MM via Wikimedia Commons

Scuderie del Quirinale

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Good To Know
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Specialisation
Exhibitions of international stature
Tip
Take the stairs when exiting and enjoy the views over the city

The Scuderie del Quirinale is part of the Palazzo del Quirinale (Quirinal Palace), which is one the official residences of the President of the Italian Republic. The original function of the Scuderie was that of carriage house and stables of the Palazzo. Nowadays it is a venue for major cultural events and exhibitions.

The building was completed in 1732. Since 1999 it serves as an exhibition space, having hosted major exhibitions with a variety of themes: from pop-art to the Dutch Golden Age, and from imperial China to classical Italian art.

When leaving the exhibition space on the top floor, the staircase with glass panels provides a stunning view over the city.

Practical Information

Address
Via XXIV Maggio 16, Rome, Italy
Phone
+39 06 3996 7500
Website
Opening Times
Monday 10:00 - 20:00
Tuesday 10:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 10:00 - 20:00
Thursday 10:00 - 20:00
Friday 10:00 - 22:30
Saturday 10:00 - 22:30
Sunday 10:00 - 20:00
How To Get There

Metro : Line A (station Repubblica), Line B (station Cavour)

Bus : 40, 170, 60, 64, 70, 117, H (stop: Nazionale/Quirinale)

Facilities
  • Bookshop
  • Cafeteria
  • Restaurant

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Past Exhibitions

Parmigianino, Turkish Slave (1533)

Correggio and Parmigianino

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Balthus, La Patience (1943)

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The exhibition Balthus, la Retrospettiva at the Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome marks the 15th anniversary of the death of the artist Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, known as Balthus. Balthus (1908-2001) was a Polish-French artist who rejected the usual conventions of the art world and … [read more]