Crocetti the Museum is a museum of contemporary art located in Rome and dedicated to the work of the Italian sculptor Venanzo Crocetti. The seat of the Museum Crocetti was born as artist studio which required large spaces to build the Door of the Basilica of St. Peter Sacraments following a competition won in 1951. At the lab plus other rooms: the house where he lived until death and the museum, which opened in 2002, which houses his works. The museum complex is managed by Crocetti Foundation which has as main purpose the preservation of the sculptor's work and keeps its records. The museum houses more than one hundred major works including bronze and marble sculptures, paintings, works on paper and documents of Abruzzo sculptor, ranging from 1930 to 1998. Works of the sculptor are also present in Brussels, Paris, Bern, Zurich, New York, Sao Paulo, Montreal, Tokyo and Osaka. In 1991 the Hermitage museum in St. Petersburg, the has dedicated a permanent exhibition hall. The House-Museum Crocetti, appointed today as then, bears witness to the artist's meditative character and simplicity that have always characterized.

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Via Cassia, 492
00189 Roma

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