Rome attractions and things to do
St Peter's Basilica
Immense, bombastic... and an awe-inspiring place of worship.
Borghese Gallery (Galleria Borghese)
In verdant Villa Borghese, this is one of Rome’s most ravishing art collections.
The best-preserved Ancient Roman edifice in the city is a remarkable feat of engineering.
This extraordinary oval-shaped piazza buzzes with life day and night.
Appian Way & Catacombs (Appia Antica & Catacombe)
Ancient Rome’s main road to the south is now atmospheric and semi-rural.
The remains of Ancient Rome’s port town are as evocative as Pompeii – but far less touristy.
An exquisite ancient altar in a striking contemporary setting.
Santa Maria Maggiore
You'll find a Mary theme and American gold in this magnificent basilica.
Doria Pamphilj Gallery
Caravaggio, Velazquez and a peek inside the historic home of Roman aristocrats.
The charming church of San Clemente is a 3D timeline.