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Museo Napoleonico

Piazza di Ponte Umberto I 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
+39 06 0608
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The vast number of exhibits here takes visitors on a journey through the Napoleonic age and the opportunity to get to know various members of the Bonaparte family and their role in history, in a setting, the Palazzo Primoli, where the characteristic atmosphere of a historic aristocratic home remains intact.
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Piazza di Ponte Umberto I 1, 00186 Rome, Italy
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"museum is free"
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"small museum"
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"napoleon bonaparte"
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"information cards"
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"decorative arts"
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"across the bridge"
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"italian history"
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"umberto"
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"descendants"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Lots of interesting things relating to the Napoleon family. No queue, no charge to get in. We went in because we were walking past and it was raining, and it was a good way to spend 45 minutes

Thank cbulls
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Museo Napoleonico is located near Ponte Umberto. Entry to the museum is free. You will be satisfied after visiting the museum if you are interested in studying the history on Napoleonic wars and his family development. Recommended.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

An unassuming museum from the outside but a treasure trove of information for fans of history and the Napoleonic Wars. The house was owned by one of Napoleon's descendants who filled it with portraits and items belonging to the Bonaparte family. It was fascinating to...More

Thank Jazyq
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This museum is like entering the home of the whole Napoleon family, and you can imagine that this family had great influence in Rome after the defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte. The objects exhibited, mainly collected by Guiseppe Primoli, show the life of the family occupied...More

2  Thank cefnice
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Provides a picture of the Bonaparte family in Rome. Free to enter and all one one level. There are room guides printed in English.

1  Thank Steven R
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Great museum that is free.If you come from Fort Sant Angelo it is just over the bridge then turn left and cross the road at the next bridge. Like the ridge at Waterloo that Napoleon didn't quite get to but got a statue anyway, he...More

3  Thank mark d
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

Don't forget, this is FREE to enter. Very, very interesting tidbits about Napoleon and family, and the pieces and art are beautiful. Definitely keep this in mind for your visit.

1  Thank centralvic
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

As romans, we are very spoiled with an extensive variety of must see places. I'am not in to the whole Napoleon thing but..WOW. The micro mosaics are phenomenal, as the rest of the collection. Perfect place for DESIGN. FASHION. ART. ANTIQUES, GRAPHICS lovers.

1  Thank DAL80
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

Whilst we are not really into Napoleonic History, we spotted this museo on our walk through the city, and being free on a hot day, was worth popping into. The rooms are well set out, and present a very detailed history of Napoleon and his...More

2  Thank Owain
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Reviewed 16 January 2017

My wife and I have been to Rome about ten times over the past 20 years but had never before been to the Museo Napoleonico, even though we’d walked right by it probably 20 times. It’s located just across Ponte Umberto on the south side...More

4  Thank Paolo-Chris
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