A courtyard & museum
Chiostro del Bramante8
Why locals love it
Chiostro del Bramante is a peaceful oasis located just two steps away from the famous Piazza Navona. Locals come here for art exhibitions, to wander through the ancient columns, to have a break at the café or to visit the bookshop.
Why you should visit it
Chiostro del Bramante is an example of High Renaissance architecture in Rome. It was originally a monastery complex which also included the adjacent Santa Maria della Pace church – the home of Raphael's famous Sibyls fresco. Walking through the cloister is a real experience!
Entrance is free for the cloister however there’s usually an admission fee for exhibitions.