Another weekend has arrived. “Long last!” mothers and fathers will think after a long and very hot Roman week. The coming weekend will be especially lively, fun with many family-friendly events.
As every Saturday and Sunday, the capital does not actually disappoint and offers interesting cultural trips, guided tours, movie screenings, breathtaking adventures.
Here is RomaToday’s advice on what to do with children in Rome on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 June:
Traveling in ancient Rome, the multimedia show
The extraordinary Travels in the Ancient Rome project is back, also for the summer of 2022, which through two exciting multimedia shows tells and revives the story of Augustus Forum and Caesar’s Forum. The show – also suitable for children – is an exciting representation and at the same time full of information with great historical and scientific rigor, accompanied by Piero Angela’s voice and the vision of magnificent films and projections that reconstruct the two places in which they appeared. in ancient Rome. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
Visit to Rome’s Planetarium
The vast sky of Rome’s Planetarium has reopened its doors and is the ideal place to visit on weekends with children, especially those who are passionate about astronomy. “Back to the Stars” marks the moment when the great digital dome opens up to host lights and stories from across the universe: stories of scientific research and disturbing discoveries that redefine our place in the cosmos. It is possible to book a guided tour of space and time, cross the mythical scenarios in the constellations, admire the Earth from a distance, fly over planets, nebulae and galaxies, up to relive crucial stages of space exploration and the latest astronomy. Supported by the most up-to-date visualization technologies, from Earth to the edges of the galaxy, you will immerse yourself in a huge space-flight, where you will pursue the new goals of astrophysical research along a smooth line of sight and unleash the discovery instinct to recompose your image of the cosmos. At the weekend, the entrances to the planetarium are at 19.00, 21.00 and 22.00.
Cinecittà, family visit with Fellini
Cinecittà in famiglia is the animated visit for children and families scheduled for Sunday, June 26 at. 11 and 16. Temple of Jerusalem: information, anecdotes, laboratory activities will be the ingredients of a fun animated visit shared between adults and children. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
Crazy about Chiostro del Bramante
Why not choose to visit an exhibition at the weekend with the kids? At Chiostro del Bramante there is “Crazy – Madness in contemporary art”, a large creative and exhibition project curated by Danilo Eccher. 21 artists of international importance, more than 11 unpublished site-specific installations. Madness, like art, rejects established patterns, flees from any rigid framework, rebels against limitations, so does Crazy. No ordinary and predictable path in favor of a creative explosion capable of expanding, like Ian Davenport’s pigment streams on the stairs and of modifying the spatial perception of Gianni Colombo’s environment. An exhibition that will excite even the smallest [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
Ferraris are invading the business park
A bright red Ferrari will light up in the Parco da Vinci in Fiumicino from Saturday the 25th to Sunday the 26th of June. The large avenues in the park host the Ferrari Passione Rossa Club for the second time. The event was designed to involve everyone, from the oldest to the youngest. On Saturday 25 June, the Ferraris – right from the trade park – start a long parade that will take them to the capital to return a few hours later and literally accessible. to the public. From 4 pm onwards, the red doors open to those who want to see them “from the inside”, with all the attention to the safety precautions that the moment requires. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
The Goonies and San Cosimato
A Saturday night for the whole family in the cinema arena on the square in San Cosimato (Trastevere). At 21.15, “The Goonies”, the warning film directed by Richard Donner in 1985, will actually be shown. The cinema on the square is always free, and from this summer it is no longer necessary to make a reservation. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
“Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King” in Cervelletta Park
For lovers of the famous saga, Sunday, June 26, in the enchanted park of Cervelletta, the Marathon of the Lord of the Rings continues. In Tor Sapienzas arena, at 21.15, “Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King”, a film by Peter Jackson – Extended Edition, released in 2003. of personal cards showing a stamp each time. is attached at the end of the screening. Only those who demonstrate that they have seen all 6 movies in the saga at the end of the review will receive a special gift. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
Entertainment and Cinepool
Guaranteed fun in Cinecittà World, the cinema and TV theme park. Over 40 attractions, 7 themed areas dedicated to major cinema genres, 6 live shows a day and a program with over 100 events. For this season, the park has been adorned with some cinema masterpieces featuring Il Giardino degli Dei, a walk among the sculptures and scenery created by the historic De Angelis family, scenographers for 3 generations and for over 80 years in Cinecittà. And Cine Piscina has also reopened to give yourself a refreshing break and forget, at least for a while, the Capitoline heat. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]
The forest of Francigena: elves, fairies, kings and witches in Alta Tuscia
A theater visit, ready to involve families and children in a fun game in the footsteps of the elf Alfin. We are in the Bosco del Sasseto di Torre Alfina – Acquapendente, with its impressive centuries-old tribes. It’s here, Sunday 26 June The Theater Visit for Families Il Bosco Sulla Francigena is staged: a traveling, fun and at the same time visionary representation. A show that becomes a sensory experience through a story with ethical and naturalistic implications. A “green” story born to introduce children to the historical and environmental heritage of Tuscia and Bosco del Sasseto, a place with a unique and ancient charm, an ancient forest a few kilometers from Rome. [TUTTE LE INFORMAZIONI]