Capitolini

(Photo: JW Bailly CC BY 4.0)
(Photo: JW Bailly CC BY 4.0)

Musei Capitolini (Capitoline Museums)

Founded in 1471 by Pope Sixtus IV, the Musei Capitolini is considered the oldest museum in the world. A absolute must for art aficionados and history buffs alike, the Capitoline features some of the most famous works from Classical Rome, as well as a fine collection of Baroque masterpieces (Caravaggio and Velasquez).

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Stephanie Sepulveda and John William Bailly, 25 January 2016
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