Rome: A private view

12 March 2018 to 16 March 2018
From £2,475 with flights
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A once-in-a-lifetime trip to Rome filled with private visits to palaces not open to the public and in the company of Rome scholar Anthony Majanlahti. The tour will focus on the major art collections in Rome, formed over the centuries by some of Italy’s most famous papal families. Enjoy a fascinating mix of painting, sculpture, architecture and history. This spectacular tour of Rome has been specially curated for the alumni community and is timed to coincide with Meeting Minds: Alumni Weekend in Rome, 16–18 March 2018.


  • Lectures from Rome author and art expert Anthony Majanlahti
  • An exclusive evening visit to the Vatican to see Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel, the Raphael stanzas and the sculpture collection
  • An exclusive visit to the Palazzo Colonna, one of Europe’s greatest private art collections
  • Visits to at least two other important private palaces 
  • Walks through the historic centre of Rome learning about buildings and history missed by most visitors

Trip scholar

Mr Anthony Majanlahti, historian, author, Fellow of the British School in Rome

Booking details

Art Tours Ltd
Tel: +44 (0) 207 4499707

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