Discover the Villa


Getting to the Villa

Situated on Monte Pincio, a stone's throw from the Piazza di Spagna, Villa Medici is readily accessible from the center of Rome.

Opening hours

Open from Monday to Sunday (closed on Tuesday). Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Sunday: open from 10am to 7pm. Friday and Saturday: open from 10am to 7.30pm. For more information: (+39) 06 67 61 200


2021-2022 Fellows

The 16 Fellows for 2021-2022 began their twelve-month residency at Villa Medici in September 2021.

History and Heritage

History of the Academy

Founded in 1666, the French Academy in Rome has played a decisive role ever since on the Roman and European cultural scenes.

Sponsorship & private events

Sponsorship & private events

The Villa Medici offers a number of prestigious event spaces: for soirées, symposia, seminars, fashion parades, dinners, screenings, concerts and professional gatherings.

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