Borghese Gallery

Tour Number

Activity Level

613623


Categories

First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. The many myths represented in statues and painting make this tour a lovely way to children to approach art, giving the opportunity to stroll in the park after the tour.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

Private Borghese Gallery masterpieces


Visit the private collection put together by the powerful and influent Cardinal Scipione Borghese at the beginning of 1600. Discover how he patroned and collected art with the foresight of the most refined connoisseur. The collection was created and located in this amazing building just for the Cardinal's pleasure, and of course having an uncle Pope Paul V helped.
Romans love to visit this Gallery and is a must if you are looking for a local experience. The Gallery is located in the Villa Borghese park one of the biggest landscape gardens in the city center actually the third largest park in Rome 197 acres.

Itinerary

The entire gallery will be covered; first and second floor, with the very fors works of Gian Lorenzo Bernini statues, Paintings by Caravaggio, Raphael, Titian.
World known masterpieces everyone should see when coming to Rome. This is the Gallery Romans love to visit.

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Suggested by Guide: meeting point will be in front of Borghese Gallery Piazza Scipione Borghese. Easily reachable by taxi from any hotel in the city enter at an approx. cost of 10/12 euro

Duration: 2 hours 30 min.

Transportation

This is a walking tour.

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services

Other: Skip the line ticket reservation.
Private guided service by licensed guide.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

30 Euro - Tickets 20 euro and snacks or drinks

What’s Extra

Other: Entrance tickets will be dealt with in euro on the day of the tour for a total of 20 euro per person.

Restrictions

I am not a driver but I can, upon request, arrange for a private driver with car or minivan. I provide walking tours, however, we can also move from one venue to the other by taxi.

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    Tour Price

    252 USD(for up to 4 people) (duration: 2 hours 30 min.) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    613623


    Categories

    First Time Visitor, Local Experience, Museums / Culture, Youth and Family

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes. The many myths represented in statues and painting make this tour a lovely way to children to approach art, giving the opportunity to stroll in the park after the tour.

    Friendly: No.

    Maximum travelers: 4

    Language(s)

    explanation

    English (fluent), Italian (fluent)

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