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Borghese Gallery

Piazzale del Museo Borghese 5, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 06 32810
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Skip the Line: Borghese Gallery and Gardens Small-Group Tour with Transport
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The Museum in the beautiful setting of Villa Borghese in Rome preserves sculptures, reliefs and ancient mosaics, and paintings and sculptures from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century. The collection, made up initially by Cardinal Scipione Borghese in the early seventeenth century, preserves masterpieces of Antonello da Messina, Giovanni Bellini, Raffaello, Tiziano, Correggio, Caravaggio and beautiful sculptures of Gian Lorenzo Bernini and Canova.
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Piazzale del Museo Borghese 5, 00197 Rome, Italy
+39 06 32810
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was my 2nd trip, I absolutely adore this gallery, we Pre booked our tickets with tickitaly and I would recommend doing this prior to your trip so you're not disappointed. Beautiful place, amazing sculptures. Don't take a big bag as belongings need to go...More

Thank dancingdhd
Reviewed yesterday

The collection of art housed at the Borghese Gallery is nothing short of superb, however the admission fee of €15 in relation to the relatively short visit time is quite steep in my opinion. It is one of the few things in Rome you will...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been here twice now and wish I could return more often. I am not big into art. I don't know the correct terms. The Bernini statues are moving. Each time I see them, I feel like I am listening to a story. The Roman mosaics...More

Thank RJR2005
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a can't-miss in Rome. One of the greatest museums in the world-incredible sculpture by Bernini, works by Caravaggio, Titian, and much more.

Thank campagna2016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From all the sites and art seen in Rome, after Peter's Basilica this was my favorite. Beautiful art and gorgeous sculpture. You can wonder 2 floors and feel the time flying by. Easy to see all, clean, love it. I will definitely visit the place...More

Thank Dana P
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Gallery houses a magnificent collection of artworks. One could spend a huge amount of time here, but we enjoyed a comprehensive and informative guided tour in English of the highlights of the collection conducted by a very charming and knowledgeable young lady guide. Although...More

Thank sydneysider48
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a lovely museum which we were lucky enough to visit without a reservation. It houses a substantial number of Caravaggio paintings and Bernini statues, as well as lots of other amazing art. I own stamps of much of the art displayed here! The...More

Thank lady_winter2
Reviewed 3 days ago

At first, I thought it was expensive. But I definitely got my money's worth. Find artists who you should have known and examine their paintings and sculptures, some of which have their own style. After visiting the gallery, take your time at Borghese Garden.

Thank erickirani1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Probably one of my favorite galleries in the world, we've now visited twice. One of the great things is that with tickets, you don't have to stand around waiting in line forever, like some galleries, and you won't be sucked in for a massively overwhelming...More

Thank travelingd0c
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A very enjoyable experience. We used our roma pass and had not realised you have to phone ahead to reserve a place, so turned up and had to come back the following day. It was well worth the 5 euro for an audio tour- the...More

Thank MJR1987
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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
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June 27, 2017|
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Response from robert n | Reviewed this property |
Villa Borghese is different to Borghese gallery
June 4, 2017|
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Response from Curious_Chemist | Reviewed this property |
We visited last September and the tickets were sold out for that week a month in advance. We snagged ours that May to avoid dealing with sold out days. Grab them online and you will be good to go. I would also advise doing... More
Stephen S
May 23, 2017|
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Response from cssilverman1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know the answer to that because ticket was included in tour. I know they limit the number of people allowed inside the gallery at once. Likely that the tour agencies buy a block of tickets each day. It was nice... More