Villa Medici is 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.
Annual closures on 1 January, 1 May and 25 December.
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.
Until May 1st 2022, visitors are requested to wear a surgical mask to access exhibitions rooms. FFP2 mask is compulsory to access the cinema room and indoor concerts.
Access and security
Compulsory check with metal detector system at the entrance to Villa Medici.
Cover picture © Sebastiano Luciano