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 from 11am to 7pm (closed on Tuesday). For more information → general requests: (+39) 06 67 61 200 / ticketing office: (+39) 06 67 61 311


2021-2022 Fellows

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

Cultural Events



Villa Medici opens its doors regularly for specific cultural events, performances, or conferences featuring internationally recognized artists and its Fellows in residence.

History and Heritage

History of the Academy

Founded by Colbert 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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