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Address: P.zzale del Museo Borghese, 00155 Rome, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 06 2258 2330
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

Famous villa constructed at the beginning of the 17th century for Cardinal...

Famous villa constructed at the beginning of the 17th century for Cardinal Scipione Caffarelli Borghese, nephew of Pope Paul V, which is surrounded by one of the largest and most beautiful public parks in Rome.

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Places for calmness

This park and facilities and designing of this nature park was enough for every ones who requests calmness and beauty .

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This park and facilities and designing of this nature park was enough for every ones who requests calmness and beauty .

Thank Maziyar A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The villa is located inside its beutiful park, which is a lovely location for a relaxing walk in Rome. Espeially beautiful the Villa's Botnic garden, although they are not often open to vsits (but can be senn at leastpartlythrough the fences. Of course this park can get quite busy with tourist (after al you're in Rome) but it is still... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I had such a great time visiting this attraction. Stunning views, fine art and the lake: from another world! Amazing!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Villa Borghese charges the same entry fee (20 Euros) as the Vatican and offers less than a tenth of the experience. For the hefty ticket price, you get a whopping 3 (small) floors through which to wander. On the up side, if you appreciate art and interior design, they have some nice pieces (very few masters) and the rooms are... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a public park surrounded by museums and beautiful neighborhoods and is definitely a must go place to spend some times walking around without concerns...just enjoying the "savoir-vivre"

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to this museum to admire the sculpture of Apollo and Daphne by Bernini. However, there was a lot more to it, including Judith with the beheaded Holofernes. If you are into Baroque art and history, this is the place to be!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The art is amazing here. It is highly recommend to book as you only have 2 hours inside max - more than enough. The food down stairs isn't great however.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Probably most people will come to Villa Borghese to see the museum in its grounds, but it has more to offer by itself, and it is a big green area in an otherwise not very green city. It has many paths to follow, some fountains, and a few other small museums. It also offers beautiful viewpoints over the Piazza del... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

A lot of interesting places, definitely visit the little lake, il Lago, beautiful place! Wonderful to just walk around and relax, lovely place to visit while in Rome.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Amazingly beautiful villa with overwhelming art. A temporary Caravaggio exhibition. Bernini's art all over the place. An amazing 2 hour tour at the villa. Don't miss out.

Thank Danna M

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Young and well-to-do families are the street flavour of Parioli. A new kind of Rome, this area is centuries away from the Renaissance with its pockets of 1930s palaces, tony boutiques, open-air markets and plenty of coffee shops. Parioli was built as an enclave for last century’s haute bourgeois and still represents as such in 21st century Rome. Need a break? The area has several great sporting clubs known for tennis and riding, a wonderful modern art museum, easy access to the zoo (Europe’s oldest), and is nestled around Rome’s very best parks including Villa Borghese, Villa Ada and Villa Glori.
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