Come and discover Trinità dei Monti !

Visiting hours

The convent can only be visited by means of guided tours, at the following times :

In English : The first and third Wednesday
of the month at 9 am.

In French : Tuesday and Thursday at 9 am.

In Italian: The second and fourth Wednesday
of the month at 9 am.
Saturday at 9 and 11 am.

The visit lasts about 1h30. 

reservation

The reservation is compulsory and must be made by email, at the latest two days before the visit.

pricing

Full rate : 12€
Reduced : 6€
students, children between 10 and 18 years old, priests and nuns

Free for children under 10 years old.

Payment must be made in cash at the portineria immediately before the scheduled time of the visit.

Visiting Times

The convent can only be visited by means of guided tours, at the following times :

In English : The first and third Wednesday
of the month at 9 am.

In French : Tuesday and Thursday at 9 am.

In Italian: The second and fourth Wednesday
of the month at 9 am.
Saturday at 9 and 11 am.

The visit lasts about 1h30. 

Booking

The reservation must be made by email at the latest the day before the visit.

Pricing

Full rate : 12€
Reduced : 6€
students, children between 10 and 18 years old, priests and nuns

Free for children under 10 years old.

Payment must be made in cash at the portineria immediately before the scheduled time of the visit.

Private groups

Cultural associations wishing to come with their members are very welcome. To form a group, a minimum number of 15 participants must be reached. The rates and times indicated above will apply to these groups.
 
The visit will be conducted by a guide accredited by the convent, art historian authorised by the Lazio Region, who knows the monastery and its history from top to bottom.
 
To book a visit with a group, please send an email.  
 

Brief overview of the visit

Mater Admirabilis

To bring the Virgin Mary into the convent was the wish of the young “novice” Pauline Perdreau. In the middle of the 19th century, she painted the “Mater Admirabilis” fresco in one of the corridors of the convent, where the sisters of the Sacred Heart lived at that time.

Astrolabe

On the first floor of the cloister, far from the crowds, there is a little-known scientific marvel: a solar clock that extends along the entire corridor. A small mirror on the window reflects the sunlight, creating a luminous sphere that moves on the wall throughout the day.

 

 

Anamorphic frescoes

In the other corridors, the Minimes painted two anamorphoses on the walls : frescoes which, thanks to a stunning optical effect, change their appearance depending on where you stand.

 

Church

Overlooking the Spanish square and recognizable by its two bell towers – unusual in the Roman landscape, the church of the Trinity of the Mounts was consecrated in 1594…