Circolo Scandinavo holds an invaluable collection of antiques, furniture, artwork and manuscripts that have been donated by travelling artists. This makes the Circolo Scandinavo a true gem in the Nordic cultural heritage.


The library contains more than 7 000 books, over

5 800 pages of manuscript and similar documents, a collection of drawings, many by important Nordic artists, a music library, plaster casts etc. Most of the objects date from the 19th century.





For researchers and others interested, you can access our archives from this link:

Circolo archive

The Library

Circolo Scandinavo's library dates back to 1825 and is a large collection of Scandinavian books. Here you can find short presentations of a random assortment, which will be updated periodically during 2024.