Palazzo Altemps in Rome

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Simple and elegant lines make up this building, whose construction began in 1480 for Count Girolamo Riario, nephew of Papa Sisto IV and was taken up by architect Martino Longhi for the new owner, Cardinal Marco Sittico Altemps. Today it houses one of the branches of the National Museum of Rome, showcasing Renaissance Sculptures and the museums Egyptian collection.
Price: 7 euros gives admission to this and the three other National Museums of Rome
Hours: 09.00-19.45 except Mondays
Address: Via Sant' Apollinare 8
Directions: Bus 70, 81, 87, 492
Phone: +39 06 6897091
Url: http://www.roma2000.it/zmunaro.html

Source wikitravel.org/en/Rome/Old Rome