Discovering Rome…

by Lost in Town

While strolling trought the center of Rome you may reach unusual buildings such as Palazzo Antici Mattei, built between 1598 and 1618, one of the most prestigious examples of seventeenth century in Rome, and seat of the Center for American Studies.

Its rooms were frescoed by  painters from the early years of the seventeenth century, including Domenichino, Pietro da Cortona, Pomarancio and Albani.
The Center often hosts writers, artists, experts in political affairs and American intellectuals for public meetings.

Furthermore, there is a wonderful Library that houses collection of more than 50,000 books available for reading!

CENTRO STUDI AMERICANI
Via Michelangelo Caetani,32
Opening on Monday, Thursday from 9.00 to 6.00pm
and Friday from 9.00 to 2.00pm