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Jewish Ghetto in Rome

By | November 26, 2018

The ghetto was projected to lock up and control the Jews minority  in 1555  by Pope Paul IV on 14th of July The papal bull  imposed economic and freedom restrictions to the jews . This oppression continued for 315 years until its abolition in 1870 (reunification of Italy). At present, the Ghetto has become an […]

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TOP ATTRACTION IN ROME * National Etruscan Museum *

By | November 14, 2018

The Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia in an unmissable  place to visit in Rome. The museum exposes  pre-Roman Italian works of antiquity, especially from the Etruscan world in a superb palace built for Pope Julius III between 1550 and 1555. Trust me ! You will be totally captured by the great collection that offers a […]

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Jackson Pollock and the school of New York

By | November 9, 2018

From October 10th  to February 24th.   The Vittoriano Palace is  hosting an exhibition of 50 works of the painter Jackson Pollock The artist is part of  to the Abstract Expressionist avant-garde group of the New York School active in the 1950s and 1960s. Pollock is also known as ‘Jack the Dripper’ – because of […]

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