About this Tour
Over this small-group 2-hour tour, you’ll enjoy skip-the-line entry to the National Roman Museum, one of the world’s most important collections of classic and admire collection highlights including the ‘Boxer at Rest’, the ‘Discus Thrower’, and the ‘Sleeping Hermaphrodite’. Explore the extraordinary painted rooms from the Villa of Empress Livia, colourful original mosaics, ancient coins and jewels.
Your tour begins at the National Roman Museum–Palazzo Massimo alle Terme ticket office, located only a few steps away from Republic Square. Collect your skip-the-line ticket and start this beautiful experience along history heritage.
Enjoy beautiful collections of classical art. Discover all of the four floors exhibits offering a rich panorama of Roman art from statues to mosaics, frescoes to numismatics and jewellery. Admire sculptural highlights including 'Boxer at Rest', which is a representation of ancient boxing techniques, ‘Discus Thrower’, the ‘Sleeping Hermaphrodite’ and the ‘Fasti Antiates’ (oldest known Roman calendar). See, too, the extravagantly decorated rooms that belonged to Empress Livia, Augustus’ wife. Each painting embodies life and aspects of nature. At the end of the tour you will feel like you have taken a trip back to ancient Rome!