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Contemporary Art Museum (Macro)

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Overview

Title
Contemporary Art Museum (Macro)
Author
carol_79
Rating
3.33
Year
1999 AD
Cost
11 €
Average visit time
45 minutes
Address
9 Via Mantova, 00198 Rome RM
Hours of operation
9.00am-7.00pm Monday closed
Contacts
Phone: 0667107400
Website: http://www.macro.roma.museum

Description

The MACRO, Museum of Contemporary Art of Rome, is located in the ex-Peroni factory building, designed by Gustavo Giovannoni in the early twentieth century. It is one of the few examples of industrial architecture in the capital and was in fact a functioning beer factory until 1971. In 1999 the first phase of renovation and conversion of the site was completed and now hosts a permanent collection of contemporary art dating from the 1950s. The MACRO complex also includes a media library with multimedia workstations, a specialized library, classrooms, a bookshop, a café and a separate hall which hosts national and international exhibitions.

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