Immerse yourself in two millennia of civilization in Rome, a city that is like a living museum. Here, the glories of ancient Rome, the Vatican, and centuries of architectural styles serve as a backdrop to modern Roman life. 

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 Trevi Fountain  The Sistine Chapel's frescoed walls and ceiling  The legendary Roman Colosseum  St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City  Colosseum, Rome, Italy  Fountain at Piazza di Spagna with Spanish Steps in background  Interior of St. Peter's Basilica with Bernini's Baldocchio

Rome

A One-Week Stay in Italy

9 days from $4,440

Immerse yourself in two millennia of civilization in Rome, a city that is like a living museum. Here, the glories of ancient Rome, the Vatican, and centuries of architectural styles serve as a backdrop to modern Roman life. 

or Call 855-330-1542

Expert

Apr 24 - May 2, 2019 Departure
Paul Tegmeyer

Paul Tegmeyer

Paul Tegmeyer received his B.A. in Art History from New Mexico State University; his M.A. from Temple University; and is presently completing his dissertation on The Judgment of Raphael for a Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.  He has taught in the Department of Art History at Rome's John Cabot University since 1991 and teaches at the Intercollegiate Center for Classical Studies.  He lives in L'Aquila with his Italian wife and daughter. 

Paul’s lively interdisciplinary teaching style immerses guests in the art and history of Rome, while his intimate knowledge of this fascinating city, from the perspective of a resident, offers further insight. A popular Smithsonian Journeys Expert, Paul has led Smithsonian groups in Rome since 1998.