Heritage Day at the Vatican

Source: FSSPX News

As is customary, the Holy See will participate in the “European Heritage Days”, a demonstration promoted by the Council of Europe in which some fifty countries take part.  This Day will take place on September 26, 2010, and will have as its theme:  “The European heritage for intercultural dialogue”.

The Pontifical Commission for the Cultural Heritage of the Church, the management of the Vatican Museums and the Pontifical Commission for Sacred Archeology have announced free admission to the museums at the Vatican and to the Roman catacombs (of St. Callixtus, St. Domitilla, St. Priscilla, St. Agnes and St. Sebastian).  Also to the exhibition (now through October 27) at the Catacombs of St. Callixtus (Via Appia Antica 110) dedicated to the history and the art of that necropolis.  (Source: VIS - DICI no. 221 dated September 18, 2010)