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The Keats–Shelley Memorial House is a writer's house museum in Rome, Italy, commemorating the Romantic poets John Keats and Percy Bysshe Shelley. The museum houses one of the world's most extensive collections of memorabilia, letters, manuscripts, and paintings relating to Keats and Shelley, as well as Byron, Wordsworth, Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Oscar Wilde, and others. It is located on the second floor of the building situated just to the south of the base of the Spanish Steps and east of the Piazza di Spagna. . Wikipedia


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The Keats - Shelley House, Rome

Walk in the architecture and streets of one of the most visited cities in the world by artists and poets. Visit to Santa Maria del Popolo and paintings on canvas by Caravaggio. Know the house where Pablo Picasso used to stay during his Roman period. See where Keats and Shelley used to live.

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