2017 began with a wave of technological renovation and sharing for the Vatican Museums, just as the current pope he announced ( “The Pope’s Museums are open to all”): after last December the reopening of the New Wing – the findings of which was also attended by Archimede – was completed the redesign of the official web portal that gives users the new emotions thanks to the virtual tours of the rooms.
The new version of www.museivaticani.va allows a full consultation of the main collections in the form of cards, photos and virtual tours: the portal has been enhanced from the point of view of technological use and searchable content, and has also been introduced to consultation the cataloging of assets to get an idea even more precise of the heritage content.
The division of Archimede Art is proud to have participated to the volumetric, artistic and architectural reliefs of different areas of the great papal museum complex (the Raphael Rooms, the Pio Clementino Museum, the Gregorian Etruscan Museum, the Chiaramonti Museum, the Braccio Nuovo …) contributing with its work to the collection of infinitesimally small virtual data used for virtual reconstructions at the base of the wonderful 360-degree video that can be admired by everyone through the portal that amplifies the desire to visit this wonder heritage.
The new Vatican Museums website
The website has been totally redesigned, it contains 13,000 pages and contents in 5 languages, more than 3,000 images of historical and cultural heritage: the new portal was created by both the office staff of the site Multimedia, by the Secretariat for Communication and the Governor for the State of Vatican City State.
The Home Page welcomes us with the introduction of the new Director Barbara Jatta illustrating the collection of artistic treasures contained between the Vatican walls.
The new website of the Vatican Museums: preserving and sharing knowledge
To allow the public to enjoy fully of the priceless heritage Vatican, the Direction has ordered the opening of the new official Youtube channel which already contains about sixty video collected intuitive playlist – news, Museums and Collections, Archaeological Areas, Gardens etc. – through which you can immerse yourself in the comfort of home art marvels contained in the Vatican Museums.