Italian Painting of the 15th Century
See Renaissance works from Siena, Florence, and Venice, from the National Gallery of Art.
Italy on the Grand Tour
Check out this series of exhibitions from the Getty Museum showcasing the art and culture of Italy in the 18th Century.
Lonely Planet - Italy
Facts and advice for traveling along with background material on the culture and history of the country.
Student-led Field Trip to Venice
Describes a visit by 8th graders. Read about the city's history, artwork, and buildings.
Tour of Italy for the Financially Challenged
Photographic tour of Italy and home to Palimpsest: An Anthology of Italian History and Culture, which covers historical Italian people, places, and events.
WebChron: History of Rome
Timeline and pages of facts about the history, people, events, and development of Rome, including the Byzantine and Roman Empires.