Divers jumped off the Cavour Bridge into Rome’s Tiber river on New Year’s Day, keeping up the annual tradition that has been going on for decades.
It's a New Year's Day tradition in the Italian capital.
In the Italian capital, dozens of refugees, poor and homeless people attended a charity event on Friday where they received lunch boxes and gifts from a Catholic community.
From Bethlehem to Rome and beyond, coronavirus restrictions dampened Christmas Eve celebrations on Thursday.
New measures imposed to curb coronavirus cases in Italy have led to outcry from business owners and demonstrations on the streets.
The Hollywood star and castmate Hayley Atwell were filming on the city's famous Fori Imperiali boulevard, which lies between Piazza Venezia and the Colosseum.
The City Council voted to rename one of its concert halls after Morricone as his soundtrack to the film Once Upon A Time in America was played.
The anti-government rally was joined by League's allies Brothers of Italy and Forza Italia.
Just a few hundred people were expected at Italy's top tourism site.
Despite being illegal, undeclared work is common in Italy, with over three million people trapped in this form of precarious employment.
Another prominent art attraction, the Boboli Gardens of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence will start welcoming visitors on Thursday.