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Art of Illusion, the Jesuit Tour

Art of Illusion, the Jesuit Tour

Duration:2 hours total
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Hi! I am Christiaan, an art,history and food lover born and raised in Rome. I am an official licensed tour guide of the City and I am graduated in History of Christian Art in Italy and at the Vatican.
Christiaan
Christiaan
Christiaan
Christiaan

What we’ll do

This experience is a walk through the “Jesuit district” of Rome to get in touch with the fascinating history of the Order, but it is also an art of illusion experience as we will admire masterpieces of the Baroque Age created to capture our eyes and make us see a new reality. Get ready because vaults will move, paintings will seem to break into the buildings, curves will look to be corners and…

What else you should know

Anamorphosis is a distorted projection or perspective requiring the viewer to use special devices or occupy a specific vantage point (or both) to view a recognizable image.

What to bring

Something to cover shoulders and knees, good shoes and a lot of curiosity

Where you'll be

We will start visitig the church of the Jesuit University: St.Ignatius. We will later enter the Casa Professa, the main monastry of the Order to visit the perfectly preserved rooms of St.Ignatius. We will then walk into the mother church, the Gesù, to watch the Baroque show known as Macchina Barocca

Upcoming availability

Sat, Jun 29    From 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM.
$34 per person
10 of 10 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

More tips

Anamorphosis is a distorted projection or perspective requiring the viewer to use special devices or occupy a specific vantage point (or both) to view a recognizable image.
Christiaan
art walk
Art of Illusion, the Jesuit Tour
New experience
$34 per person
New experience
$34 per person