Palazzo Farnese, one of the most beautiful Renaissance palaces of Rome was started in 1514 by Antonio Sangallo, continued by Michelangelo and completed by Giacomo della Porta.

The Palace belonged to one of the most famous families of Renaissance Rome and today is home of the French embassy.
To make the visit should book early, 1 to 4 months before depending on the season and number of people, the tours are only in French or in Italian. Therefore, are not allowed interpreters for other languages.
The tours are free and conducted exclusively by the guide of the Embassy.
Reservations can be both individual and for groups of up to 20 people. For the same organization (cultural association, university and / or person) is granted one visit per year.
For the tour it is important to have a valid ID (no photocopies). Photographs and films are not allowed and bags and bulky items are not allowed (neither custody nor wardrobe).



Piazza Farnese, 67


Fax: 0039 0668601460

Online reservation:

Telephone: 0039 06 686011 (centralino)

Web site:


Guided tours: Monday, Friday at 5.00pm; Wednesday at 3.00pm and 4.00pm

Booking and payment only by Internet on the website