view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
False Ruins of a temple in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
Casina dell'Orologio in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
False Ruins of a temple in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
Casina dell'Orologio in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of the Fountain of the Sea-Horses in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Built in 1791, the fountain depicts four horses coming up out of the water. This is one of the larger fountains in Villa BorgheseVilla Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
The Piazza di Siena in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Located in the center of Villa Borghese, this horse racing stadium has been the site of several equestrian competitions over the years. In 1960, it would become the test site for the Olympic Games in Rome. Today, it serves as the home of CSIO and FEI Nations Cup events. Although you can purchase tickets for seats, admission to the entire area is free to the public
The Piazza di Siena in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Located in the center of Villa Borghese, this horse racing stadium has been the site of several equestrian competitions over the years. In 1960, it would become the test site for the Olympic Games in Rome. Today, it serves as the home of CSIO and FEI Nations Cup events. Although you can purchase tickets for seats, admission to the entire area is free to the public
Memorial for Umberto I King of Italy in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
Cinema dei Piccoli in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Cinema dei Piccoli, which turned 75 years old in 2009, is the smallest movie house in Rome. As noted in the Guinness Book of Records as the smallest cinema in the world
Kiddie Rides & Mini-car Racetrack in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
Cinema dei Piccoli in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Cinema dei Piccoli, which turned 75 years old in 2009, is the smallest movie house in Rome. As noted in the Guinness Book of Records as the smallest cinema in the world
Kiddie Rides & Mini-car Racetrack in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
Casina delle Rose in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The Casina delle Rose houses a coffee bar in the heart of Villa Borghese next to the museum Casa del Cinema
Casina delle Rose today Casa del Cinema in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. With a colorful history dating back to 1883, (the space was once used to produce milk products) Casa del Cinema is a film institution in Rome. The house of cinema has a deluxe theatre, with 3 additional theatre and event spaces dedicated to the art of Italian cinema
Casina delle Rose today Casa del Cinema in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. With a colorful history dating back to 1883, (the space was once used to produce milk products) Casa del Cinema is a film institution in Rome. The house of cinema has a deluxe theatre, with 3 additional theatre and event spaces dedicated to the art of Italian cinema
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of The statue of Lord Byron located at the entrance of the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
False Ruins of a temple in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of the Statue of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The statue that commemorates the German writer and poet Wolfgang Goethe was donated to Italy in 1903 by Emperor William II of Germany. The monument was created by German sculptor Gustav Eberlein (1847-1926).
view of the Statue of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The statue that commemorates the German writer and poet Wolfgang Goethe was donated to Italy in 1903 by Emperor William II of Germany. The monument was created by German sculptor Gustav Eberlein (1847-1926).
The fountain of the satyrs or Joyous Fount fountains in the Villa Borghese gardens in Rome, Italy. The graceful Fountain of the Satyrs, made in 1929 by the sculptor Giovanni Nicolini. Also known as the Fountain of the Rabbits, it is made up of a cylindrical base on which four rabbit heads alternate with an inscription in Latin that reads: fons canit vitae laudem murmure suo (with its murmuring the spring sings its hymn to life).
The Giardino del Lago (the Lake Garden) in an area called the “piano dei licini” (plain of oaks) in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. It’s possible to rent small rowboats and navigate under the willows and magnolias
The Temple of Aesculapius located in the gardens of the Villa Borghese, in Rome, Italy. Built in the ionic style between 1785 and 1792 the temple houses a statue of Aesculapius, believed to be originally from the Mausoleum of Augustus. Neglected over the centuries, it was restored by Vincenzo Pacetti and sold to Marcantonio Borghese IV in 1785
The Giardino del Lago (the Lake Garden) in an area called the “piano dei licini” (plain of oaks) in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. It’s possible to rent small rowboats and navigate under the willows and magnolias
The Temple of Aesculapius located in the gardens of the Villa Borghese, in Rome, Italy. Built in the ionic style between 1785 and 1792 the temple houses a statue of Aesculapius, believed to be originally from the Mausoleum of Augustus. Neglected over the centuries, it was restored by Vincenzo Pacetti and sold to Marcantonio Borghese IV in 1785
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
The Temple of Aesculapius located in the gardens of the Villa Borghese, in Rome, Italy. Built in the ionic style between 1785 and 1792 the temple houses a statue of Aesculapius, believed to be originally from the Mausoleum of Augustus. Neglected over the centuries, it was restored by Vincenzo Pacetti and sold to Marcantonio Borghese IV in 1785
Triumphal arch at the entrance of the Giardino del Lago (the Lake Garden) in an area called the “piano dei licini” (plain of oaks) in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy
view of the Monument to Aleksander Pushkin in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The monument is located alongside the statues of other world artistic figures on Viale Madama Letizia Street near to the National Gallery of Modern Arts
The Monument to Petar II Petrović Njegoš (1813-1851) in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The monument to the philosopher and poet of Montenegro is located alongside the statues of other world artistic figures on Viale Madama Letizia Street near to the National Gallery of Modern Arts
The Monument to Nizami Ganjavi in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The monument to the medieval Azerbaijani poet, is located alongside the statues of other world artistic figures on Viale Madama Letizia Street near to the National Gallery of Modern Arts
The statue of the world-renowned Persian epic poet Ferdowsi located alongside the statues of other world artistic figures in the park of Villa Borghese in Rome, Italy. The statue was created in 1958 by Abolhassan Seddiqi. The Ferdowsi statue is located in a square named after the Persian poet, Piazzale Ferdowsi
view of the Victor Hugo statue in the villa Borghese gardens, Rome,Italy. The monument was created by Lucien Pallez; the inscription quotes a speech he made to praise Giuseppe Garibaldi
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
view of the The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. Villa Borghese is the most popular park in Rome located on the Pincian Hill, close to Spanish Steps and Piazza del Popolo
The Villa Borghese Pinciana today Galleria Borghese Museum in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa.
Secret Gardens of the so called Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The green area, today public park, was divided starting from the so called Secret Garden, located next to the main building.
Secret Gardens of the so called Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The green area, today public park, was divided starting from the so called Secret Garden, located next to the main building.
Secret Gardens of the so called Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The green area, today public park, was divided starting from the so called Secret Garden, located next to the main building.
The Villa Borghese Pinciana today Galleria Borghese Museum in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa.
The Villa Borghese Pinciana today Galleria Borghese Museum in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa.
The Villa Borghese Pinciana today Galleria Borghese Museum in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa.
Cinese pagoda in the park of the Fallow Deers in Rome Italy. The park of the Fallow Deers is part of the Villa Borghese Gardens and was the private reserve of the prince Borghese projected as Prospective Garden just behind the Secret Gardens and the main building today the museum Galleria Borghese.
The Villa Borghese Pinciana today Galleria Borghese Museum in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa.
Train in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The landscape gardens were built for the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
Median in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The building was projected by the architect Carlo Rainaldi in the 17th century as a monumental front to close the so called third secret garden of the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum and complete the prospect created by the aviary. It consists in a sundial with decorations in marble and plaster. The Villa Borghese Gardens became a public park in 1903.
Fountain in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The landscape gardens were built for the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
The Viale dell'Uccelleria, the street of the aviary in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The aviary was projected by the architect Girolamo Rainaldi in the 17th century as a monumental front to close the so called second secret garden of the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum. Iy seems that in the period from 1616-19 visitors could admire rare exotic birds in the cages. The Villa Borghese Gardens became a public park in 1903.
Median in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The building was projected by the architect Carlo Rainaldi in the 17th century as a monumental front to close the so called third secret garden of the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum and complete the prospect created by the aviary. It consists in a sundial with decorations in marble and plaster. The Villa Borghese Gardens became a public park in 1903.
The Viale dell'Uccelleria, the street of the aviary in the Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The aviary was projected by the architect Girolamo Rainaldi in the 17th century as a monumental front to close the so called second secret garden of the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum. Iy seems that in the period from 1616-19 visitors could admire rare exotic birds in the cages. The Villa Borghese Gardens became a public park in 1903.
Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
The Villa Borghese Gardens in Rome Italy. The landscape gardens were built for the Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
Villa Borghese Pinciana todays Galleria Borghese Museum in Rome, Italy. The Galleria Borghese houses a substantial part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign 1605–1621). The building was used as a villa suburbana, a country villa. The Villa Borghese gardens were long informally open to the population, but in 1903 they were officially bought by the city of Rome and became a public park.
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