Rainy Day Activities
National Museum of Castel Sant'Angelo
The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo, is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome, Italy. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family. The building was later used by the popes as a fortress and castle, and is now a museum.
The National Gallery
The National Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art was founded in 1883.
It is now located inside the grandiose building built in 1911 by Cesare Bazzani, in the Viale delle Belle Arti in Rome.
The building consists of 55 rooms and houses the largest collection of Italian contemporary art; over 4400 works of painting and sculpture and about 13000 drawings of prints and artists, mainly Italian, in the period between the nineteenth and twentieth centuries