Discover the Artistic Marvels of Gallery Borghese Small Group Tour!
Embark on a captivating journey through the heart of Rome's cultural treasure trove with our exclusive Gallery Borghese small group tour! Prepare to be enchanted by the opulence of this renowned gallery, where art and history converge in a symphony of beauty.
The Splendor of Gallery Borghese:
Step into a world where masterpieces come to life at the Gallery Borghese, an architectural gem nestled in the heart of the Villa Borghese gardens. Commissioned by Cardinal Scipione Borghese in the 17th century, this opulent villa has been transformed into a mesmerizing gallery showcasing the extraordinary talents of artists like Bernini, Caravaggio, Raphael, and Titian.
Marvel at the skill of Gian Lorenzo Bernini, the virtuoso of Baroque sculpture, whose breathtaking works grace the gallery's halls. Witness the raw emotion captured in "Apollo and Daphne," feel the energy of "David," and be swept away by the ethereal beauty of "The Rape of Proserpina." Each sculpture tells a tale of passion, mythology, and the boundless capabilities of human creativity.
The Gallery Borghese houses an unparalleled collection of paintings that will leave art enthusiasts and novices alike in awe. Admire the chiaroscuro brilliance of Caravaggio's "David with the Head of Goliath" and the tender beauty of Raphael's "The Deposition." Immerse yourself in the vibrant colors of Titian's "Sacred and Profane Love," as the paintings unfold stories that transcend time.
Hidden Gems and Curiosities:
Our expert guides will unveil the secrets and curiosities behind each masterpiece, offering a deeper understanding of the artists' lives and the historical context that shaped these extraordinary works. Discover hidden details, explore the intricate symbolism, and let the rich tapestry of art history unfold before your eyes.
Villa Borghese Gardens:
Beyond the art, the tour encompasses the serene beauty of the Villa Borghese gardens. Stroll through lush landscapes, pause at fountains, and enjoy panoramic views of Rome—a perfect complement to the artistic journey that precedes it.
Book Your Journey Into Art:
Don't miss the opportunity to immerse yourself in the splendor of Gallery Borghese. Join our small group tour for an intimate and enriching experience, where every sculpture and painting tells a story, and every corner of the gallery holds a piece of history waiting to be discovered.
Itineraries vary from day to day and at the discretion of your guide who will adapt your route.
This itinerary covers the Gallery Borghese, including : Caravaggio, Lady with Unicorn By Raphael, Paulina Bonaparte By Cavona, Apollo and Daphne By Bernini, The Rape of Proserpina By Bernini.
At the entrance of Gallery Borghese - Via Piazzale Scipione Borghese 5.
The nearest metro stop is Line A ‘Spagna’.
At the entrance of Gallery Borghese
- We are unfortunately unable to accomodate guests with wheelchairs.
- Guests must be able to climb and descend stairs on their own.
- A paying adult must accompany all minors under 17 years of age.
- Children 3 and under can join for free.
What to Bring
- It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes.
- Large bags and backpacks must be checked in.
Daily except Monday
- You need to do it at least 24 hours before the start time of the tour;
- If you cancel later than 24 hours before the start time, you will not get your money back;
- Any changes you make to your booking less than 24 hours before the start time will not be valid.
- The start time of the tour/activity is based on the local time zone.