Support the Museum

Contributing to the protection, preservation and promotion of the archaeological collections held by the National Roman Museum and the sites where they are kept means believing in the importance and value of cultural heritage for society.

Your support will help improve the quality of the services offered to the public and will make it possible to channel more resources into restoration, scientific research, cataloguing, exhibition activities and much more.

It is a tangible sign of your participation in and support for the Museum’s institutional mission, for the benefit of the entire community.

Discover how to support the Museum

Adopt a work

Many of the works in the National Roman Museum need extraordinary conservation maintenance and restoration: this incurs costs that the Museum is not always able to meet.

There are three options if you would like to adopt one of the Museum’s works and cover the costs for its restoration: €5,000, €15,000 and €30,000.

By making a donation to the National Roman Museum, you will be able to take advantage of the tax benefits made available by the Art Bonus.

For more information contact:

Tel.: +39 06 68485179

Art Bonus

Become a patron.

Art Bonus allows you to support the National Roman Museum

Art Bonus is a tax benefit introduced by Article 1 of Legislative Decree No 83/2014 and made permanent by the 2016 Stability Law. It provides a 65% tax credit for those who support Italy’s publicly-owned cultural heritage through donations.

To find out more:

If you care about the National Roman Museum and would like to contribute to protecting and promoting the works its contains, you too can make a donation and become a patron.

The simplest way to make a donation is to make a bank transfer to the Museum:

Iban: IT96F0569603237000030003X88

Reason for payment: ‘Art Bonus – Museo Nazionale Romano – Codice fiscale/P.Iva del Mecenate
(Your fiscal code/VAT number) – (Name of your project, optional)

To obtain the tax credit, simply keep a copy of the document proving payment of the donation.

If you would like your name to appear in the list of Museum donors, let us know by email at The patronage will be considered anonymous if written consent is not provided.

For more information contact:

Tel.: +39 06 68485179


The National Roman Museum would like to extend its sincere thanks to the patrons that have very generously offered their financial support:

Assitec 2000 s.r.l.
has supported the restoration of the Tamesius Olympius Augentius relief at the Baths of Diocletian, a project classified in 2019 among the top ten in the ‘Art Bonus Project of the Year’ competition.

Thanks to your generosity, we will be able to continue conserving our works and improving the cultural services we provide.

5 x 1000

Support the National Roman Museum through the 5×1000 scheme: it is easy to do and costs you nothing.

Simply sign the form and enter the Museum’s tax ID number in the corresponding space on the tax return for ‘Financing of activities to protect, promote and enhance Italy’s cultural assets and landscapes’.

The tax ID number for the National Roman Museum is 97902780580.

Under the Prime Ministerial Decree of 28 July 2016, 5‰ of the income tax paid by natural persons may be allocated to an institution with special autonomy within the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Tourism.

If no preference is stated, the corresponding sum will be paid to the State.

Signing up for the 5×1000 scheme is not an alternative to the 8×1000 scheme, and individuals can sign up for both at the same time.

For more information contact:

Tel.: +39 06 68485179


The National Roman Museum, which welcomes more than 350,000 visitors each year, is an increasingly dynamic institution, one that listens to and works with the local community and aims to create a lively and engaging cultural space, capable of dialogue and of building a strong bond with its diverse audience.

You too can link your image to the Museum’s prestigious cultural heritage through a

sponsorship, making a contribution in cash or services to support the design and/or

implementation of the Museum’s activities and initiatives.

For more information about sponsorships, projects and corporate partnership opportunities contact:

Tel.: +39 06 68485179

Event bookings

The National Roman Museum is pleased to accommodate public or private initiatives and events in its spaces to support the promotion of its archaeological and monumental pieces, in accordance with the relevant conservation requirements.

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