Istituto Di Cultura - Washington

Welcome to the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington
Welcome to the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington

Events Calendar

Villa Visconti Borromeo Litta: Documentary Presentation and Early Music Concert
Villa Visconti Borromeo Litta: Documentary Presentation and Early Music ConcertWednesday, February 20, 2019

During the 15th century, Italian villas witnessed an incredible transformation, going from fortified country houses to places of entertainment and leisure, and in the process, experiencing deep remodeling during this transition. Used to entertain guests and as a retreat from the noise and confusion of the streets and piazzas,...

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The Valley of the Queens – a lecture by Christian Greco, Director of the Egyptian Museum in Turin
The Valley of the Queens – a lecture by Christian Greco, Director of the Egyptian Museum in TurinTuesday, March 05, 2019

3,000 years ago, in ancient Egypt, it wasn’t unusual for women to rule - and some became all powerful - like Cleopatra and Nefertiti. In anticipation of International Women’s Day, join us on a journey meeting the Queens of Egypt and discovering the significant contribution of the Italian Mission t...

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