Widely regarded as one of world’s greatest museums, the haul that Cardinal Scipione Borghese assembled in the early 17th century in his Roman garden villa includes many masterpieces as Titian’s Sacred and Profane Love, Caravaggio’s Boy with a Basket of Fruit, St Jerome Writing and Sick Bacchus, Raphael’s Entombment of Christ and Bernini’s and Canova’s sublime sculptures as Apollo and Daphne, Rape of Proserpine, Pauline Bonaparte as Venus Victrix.
From ancient Rome mosaics to Ruben’s paintings, this site is the epitome of western art history. Borghese Gallery is sorrounded by a magnificent landscape garden in the naturalistic english manner, Villa Borghese. Stretching from above Piazza del Popolo to the top of Via Veneto, this huge park (80 hectares) crowns Rome in a glorious canopy of green.
Renaissance art at its height.
A breathtaking view over Rome.
Borghese Gallery highlights include masterpieces from Caravaggio, Bernini, Canova, Raphael, Perugino, Rubens, Titian.
Villa Borghese Gardens landmark sights include Casino dell’Uccelliera, Fontana dei Puppazzi, Piazza di Siena, Tempietto di Diana, Obelisco di Antonio.
Fully narrated tour.
Approximate duration 3 hours.
No-wait access entrance. Skip the line ticket is included in the price of the tour.
A great guide, informative and friendly, speaking the language of your choice.
The tour is private and can run anytime you want, you also decide the composition of the group.
If you use a wheelchair please inform us in advance, we will arrange a special entrance in order to make you visit the Gallery.