European Alumni Reunion in Rome

Mar
16 - 18
Friday, March 16, 2018 - 09:00 to Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 17:00
Contact person
Alumni Relations Officer
Email: 
anna.port@chch.ox.ac.uk
Phone: 
01865 286598
Dinner

The University's Alumni Reunion Weekend, 'European Meeting Minds', will take place from 16 to 18 March 2018 in Rome. 

Details: https://www.alumni.ox.ac.uk/Rome2018  

 

Christ Church Events

  1. Guided walk of the old City: If you have not been able to book one of the University events, or just want to enjoy a simple guided walk around the old city during the afternoon, finishing with an aperitivo on the roof terrace of one the hotels in the centro storico before we head to Palazzo Altemps. Maria-Cristina will happily guide us between 4pm and 6pm. Cost: your aperitif!

 

  1. A tour of the Museo di Palazzo Altemps with its extraordinary collection including some iconic roman sculpture and the Ludovisi Throne. Between 6pm and 8pm. Cost €15/£13

 

  1. The Christ Church dinner will take place from 8pm at the Ristorante Spirito DiVino. www.ristorantespiritodivino.com Via dei Genovesi 31 a/b - Trastevere, Rome. Cost €70/£62

Staring with a glass of Prosecco on arrival, the set menu in this slow food gem of a restaurant is:

Quiche of goat cheese and cherry tomatoes confit
-
Casarecce with zucchini sauce, pumpkin flowers and Reggiano cheese fondue
-
Boiled beef meat at Picchiapò, traditional Roman cuisine (the name is thought to derive from a poem by Trilussa)
Salad
-
Lavender panna cotta with elderberry and crunchy tuile

-

Plentiful wine, water and coffee are included.

 

Guests are welcome, and the dress code is smart/casual.

 

To book your place(s), go to: https://chch2018rome.eventbrite.co.uk.