MAMA Grand Tour in Italy*

June 2016

In the second part of the program, students participate in a study tour of some of the most important cultural institutions based in Italy.

The MAMA Grand tour gives participants an opportunity to understand a managerial perspective of Italian best practices in the arts sector. During the Grand Tour, participants will experience the strategic role of Italian culture at national and international levels, through visits and meetings with top practitioners

14 - 17 June 2016

Institutions met: La Fenice Theatre, Giorgio Cini Foundation, Pentagram Foundation, MUVE (Civic Museums of Venice), Quern Stampalia Foundation, Negozio Olivetti, La Biennale

Venezia - Canal Grande

18 June 2016

Institutions met: Museum of Opera del Duomo, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino

Firenze - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore (Duomo)

19 - 22 June 2016

Institutions met: Archaeological Site of Paestum, Museum of San Martino, Sansevero Museum and Chapel, Filangieri Museum, MADRE Museum, Archaeological Site of Pompeii, San Carlo Theatre

Napoli - Golfo e Vesuvio

23 - 26 June 2016

Institutions met: Quirinale Palace, French Academy - Villa Medici, Vatican Museums, Castelgandolfo Museums

Roma - Cappella Sistina - © Copyright Musei Vaticani

 * Please note that the MAMA Grand Tour refers to the previous Edition and might be subject to changes.


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    : a learning experience around Italy aimed at meeting some of the best managers of prominent cultural institutions to gain useful insights through a privileged perspective. MAMA students had the unique opportunity to discuss the managerial issues and key success factors of 20 cultural institutions, meeting more than 30 directors and managers, while enjoying some of the best sites worldwide.