What to Do in Rome this Weekend

Whether you’re planning to visit Rome tomorrow, this weekend, next week or next month, there’s an event for everyone. And when it comes to what’s on in Rome, you can be certain it’s taking place just moments from the centrally located Hotel Residenza Frattina.

From the top annual festivals to the most popular current events, please browse our list of what to do during your sightseeing tour in Rome. 

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  • The French Impressionists

    The multimedia exhibition The French Impressionists – Monet to Cézanne has finally arrived in Rome.

    The evocative spaces of Palazzo degli Esami host the exhibition that celebrates the most famous French impressionist painters and one of the most fascinating periods in the history of modern art.


    DAILY OPEN: from Monday to Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. / Friday and Saturday 10.00 a.m. – 11.00 p.m. / Sunday 10.00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Admission is allowed until one hour before closing. Opening days and time may undergo changes.


  • Andy Warhol Exhibition

    The true essence of Warhol on display at the Victorian. An exhibition that, with over 170 works, traces the extraordinary life of one of the most acclaimed artists in history.


    Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 7.30pm
    Friday and Saturday 9.30am - 10.00pm
    Sunday 9.30 - 20.30
    (the ticket office closes an hour earlier)

    Special openings
    Thursday 1st November 9.30am - 7.30pm
    Saturday 8 December 9.30 - 22.00
    Monday 24 December 9.30 - 15.30
    Tuesday 25 December 15.30 - 20.30
    Wednesday, December 26th 9.30am - 8.30pm
    Monday, December 31 9.30 - 15.30
    Tuesday 1st January 15.30 - 19.30
    Sunday 6 January 9.30 - 20.30
    (the ticket office closes an hour earlier)


    Full € 13 + € 1.50 pre-sale
    Purchasable online

    Reduced generic € 11 + € 1.50 pre-sale
    Purchasable online:
    visitors aged 11 to 18, visitors over 65 with a document, students up to the age of 26 (with document)

    Generic reduced € 11
    Purchasable only in cash at the time of entry:
    military and law enforcement; disabled; journalists with a regular National Order card (professionals, practitioners, publicists) not accredited

    Reduced children € 5 + € 1.50 presale

    Purchasable online:
    children from 4 to 11 years old


    Purchasable online:
    The open ticket entitles you to enter the exhibition on a day of your choice at the desired time, avoiding any queues. It will not be necessary to communicate in advance the day and the visiting time.
    The ticket will be usable from the fourth day following the purchase until the end of the exhibition.


    Also available online + presale:
    Full € 24.00
    Reduced € 20.00
    Children € 8.00


    The audioguides are included in all types of admission tickets for individual visitors and are collected at the ticket office at the desk dedicated at the time of the visit.



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    The Ara as it was

    Few monuments have managed to transmit, as the Ara Pacis does, the beliefs, ideals and ambitions of a ruling class at the height of its power. Over the centuries the monumental altar has experienced stories and events that you can now relive thanks to the multimedia project THE ARA AS IT WAS, the first systematic redevelopment project in augmented reality of the cultural heritage of Rome.


    Museo dell'Ara Pacis

    Opening hours

    from 13 January to 25 March: 
    Friday and Saturday from 19.30 to 00.00 (last entry at 23.00)
    from 31 March to 15 April: 
    Friday and Saturday from 20 to 00.00 (last entry at 23.00)
    from 21 April to 30 October: 
    every evening from 20 to 00.00 (last entry at 23.00)

    Closed: 1 May

    Info +39060608 (every day 9.00 – 21.00)


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    Outlet Castelromano

    The Village Outlet Castel Romano Outlet is one of the most visited in the regionof Lazio and is considered the Roman Temple of Shopping. Halfway between the centers of Castel Porziano and Pomezia, Castel Romano is located in the heart of the Pontine region, 25 km from Rome city center and not far from the Tyrrhenian coast.

    Among the most renowned Outlet Village and province of Rome, the Castel Romano Designer Outlet is part of the British circuit of McArthurGlen Outlet Center and is one of the most popular Outlet Village of Lazio.

    More than 110 multi-brand outlets and Castel Romano Outlet Village are the ideal place to make a quality shopping with a large selection of items with the best brands, not just clothing.

    How to get there 
    It is located 25 km from the center of Rome 
    It can also be reached by shuttle service to / r from the center of Rome.

    For info: http://www.outlet-village.it/  

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    Rainbow magicland

    Rainbow Magic Land is an amusement park of Rome Valmontone. 

    During your stay, you can enjoy the wonders that only a city like Rome can offerand within minutes you get to Rainbow Magic Land and dive into the magical fun. 

    Thanks to the many bus and rail links, it is possible to reach the park from the main railway and Metro stations of Rome in just over half an hour. 

    Rainbow Magic Land offers the youngest guests many possibilities for leisure and entertainment. 

    • The attractions that do not have age limits or height for children but must always be accompanied by an adult are:
      Carousel, Train, Magic, Flying Island and Polarettilandia.
    • Most of the attractions in the Kingdom of Piccoli, has a height limit of at least95 cm:
      Winx planet, Bumblebee, Pixie River, at the clash, Amerigo, Climbing Tower, Formula Cars, Naval Battle.
    • There will also be new areas for children: 
      Action Playground Drive and near the Little Theatre.