"Istituto Archeologico Germanico/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI)" submitted by RomeTour Editorial Team and last updated on Friday 29th April 2011
The Evangelic church in North European Romanesque style was built in 1911-1922 (with the pause caused by the WWI) by German architect Franz Schwechten. Beside it is a German Archeological Institute, which moved here from the seat in Palazzo Caffarelli on the Capitoline Hill. It is the greatest institute in the world making archeological research. It was founded in Rome on April 21, 1829 with the name "Istituto di Corrispondenza Archeologica".
Istituto Archeologico Germanico/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI) is a scientific corporation of the Federal Institution under the auspices of the Foreign Office. The staff of the Institute carries out research in the area of archaeology and in related fields and maintains relations with international scholars. Managed by the German Ministry of Foreing Affairs it makes important excavations, promotes conferences and meetings. Its library is among the most important in classic archaeology and alike sciences. It is accessible only by teachers, graduated in archaeology and graduand in fine arts. Furthermore, it organizes congresses, colloquia and tours, and informs the public through the media about its work.
Istituto Archeologico Germanico/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI)/ Deutsches Archäologisches Institut
Via Curtatone, 4 d
00185, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Zone: Rione Castro Pretorio (Porta Pia) (Roma centro)
Istituto Archeologico Germanico/ German Archaeological Institute (DAI) is Shown By "Map E Zone" As "82"
E-Mail: sekr...@rom.dainst.org or dair...@vatlib.it