Practical Information

Opening Times

Villa Medici is open from Monday to Sunday from 10am to 7pm, last entry at 6.30pm (closed on Tuesday).

Annual closurs on December 25th.

Guided tours at time slots or self-guided tours are available. For more information on tours and admission rates, please visit the page Tours of Villa Medici.

How to get to Villa Medici

Accademia di Francia a Roma – Villa Medici
Viale della Trinità dei Monti, 1
00187 Rome, Italy

The French Academy in Rome – Villa Medici is located on the Pincio hill, in the heart of Rome, next to the famous Spanish Steps. It is surrounded on the one hand by the park of the Villa Borghese and on the other by the convent of the Trinità dei Monti.


No cloakroom available.
No bar and restaurant service.

The bookshop is accessible during Villa Medici’s opening hours.

Villa Medici is only partially accessible to people with reduced mobility.
Full access: gardens
Partial access: exhibition rooms
Historical rooms are not accessible.

Access and security

Compulsory check with metal detector system at the entrance to Villa Medici.

Cover picture © Sebastiano Luciano