The Treasures of Louis XIV. Tapestries by Raphael, Vouet, Rubens and Le Brun

Samson au festin des Philistins de Vouet
07/03 - 05/05/2013
Musei di Villa Torlonia,
Casino Nobile

Exhibition of tapestries that belonged to Louis XIV

The exhibition, presented by the President of the III Borough in collaboration with the XIII Arrondissment of Paris and the Mobilier National in Paris, presents 5 tapestries from cartoons designed by Raphael (two), Simon Vouet, Pierre-Paul Rubens and Charles Le Brun, that belonged to Louis XIV and now preserved in the MMobilier national - Manifactures Nationales Gobelins / Beauvais / Savonnerie, a historical museum and workshop of tapestry weaving.
The exhibition is part of the program of events planned for the French Culture Week ("Le Jours de France à Rome") organized by the III Borough with the support of the French Embassy in Rome, now in its year fourth edition, which will take place from 6 to 17 March 2013.


Musei di Villa Torlonia
, Casino Nobile
Opening hours

from March 7 to May 5, 2013
from 9.00 to 19.00
Last admission 45 minutes before closing time
Closed on Mondays

Entrance ticket

Casina delle Civette + Casino Nobile + Exhibition Combined Ticket:
 Adults: € 10,00;
 Concessions: € 8,00;
 Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID):
 - Adults: € 9,00;
 - Concessions: € 7,00;
Casina Nobile + Exhibition:
 Adults: € 8,00;
 Concessions: € 7,00;
 Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID):
 - Adults: € 7,00;
 - Concessions: € 6,00;
 Casina delle Civette:
 Adults: € 5,00;
 Concessions: € 4,00;
 Roman Citizens only (by showing a valid ID):
 - Adults: € 4,00;
- Concessions: € 3,00;
Free of charge and Concessions: Conditions


INFOLINE: +39 060608 (daily, from 9.00 - 21.00).

Groups (Casina delle Civette and Casino dei Principi: max 25 visitors; Casino Nobile: max 30 visitors): a booking service (without guided tour) is available for groups, for an additional fee of € 25,00.  The booking fee does not include the cost of the museum entrance tickets.
  Guided tours are also available either for the museum and/or exhibition: admission tickets and booking fee are required
  Schools (Casina delle Civette and Casino dei Principi: max 25 visitors; Casino Nobile: max 30 visitors): advance booking is required for the admission. Guided tours are available (advance booking is required).
 Booking for individual visitors is available only when purchasing online tickets. If you book in advance you can skip the line by going directly to the ticket window.


+39 060608 (daily, from 9.00 - 21.00).

Exhibition|Applied Arts
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Additional booking fee: € 1,00.

Other information

Promoted by:
Assessorato alle Politiche Culturali e Centro Storico di Roma Capitale Sovrintendenza Capitolina Municipio Roma III
in collaborazione con il XIII Arrondissment di Parigi e Mobilier national di Parigi
Ambasciata di Francia in Italia

Partners of the exhibition
Circolo Antico Tiro a Volo; Pradis; Mercure.

Sponsors of the Civic Museum Network
Acea; Banche tesoriere di Roma Capitale: BNL, Unicredit, Monte Paschi di Siena; Finmeccanica; Il Gioco del Lotto; Vodafone.

Web site
With technical contributions from

Atac; La Repubblica

Marc Bayard e Giovanna Alberta Campitelli

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