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IMPORTANT: If the time requested is not available, the museum will confirm a timetable different from the one you requested, but as close as possible to the one you requested.
Service fees and eventual temporary exhibition fees are always due.
Welcome and information desk supplied by the Reception-Services Assistants to the public.
Available in Italian, English, French, German and Spanish.
€ 5.00 more than the cost of the ticket.
Guided tours are available in Italian, English, French, German and Spanish.
Groups up to 25 people.
Earphones required, rental cost of € 1 per person.
The shop practice the same hours of opening and closing of ticket office.
Is required to deposit any kind of bag or backpack, cameras, video cameras and recording equipment, strollers, and more.
The museum has an elevator, ramps and wheelchairs. Difficult access to the first floor.
Guided tours for disabled guests are available on request at the desk VAMI (Volunteers Associaties for Italian Museums).
You can book courses and educational materials for blind, visually impaired and deaf visitors.
The Borghese Gallery, in the park of Villa Borghese, is located in 5 Piazzale Scipione Borghese in Rome.
Metro Line A: Flaminio or Spagna stop;
Villa Borghese internal bus- line 116;
Buses that run through Villa Borghese: 88, 95, 490, 495;
Bus: 52, 53, 63, 86, 92, 116, 217, 360, 491, 630, 910, 926;
Tram: 19, 3, 2;
Taxi: Vittorio Veneto Street (height Villa Borghese).
The Borghese Gallery valuable collection, made up initially by Cardinal Scipione Borghese in the early seventeenth century, contains sculptures, bas-reliefs and ancient mosaics and paintings from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century.
Masterpieces by Raffaello, Tiziano, Caravaggio and splendid sculptures of Gian Lorenzo Bernini and Canova.
The Villa Borghese "outside Porta Pinciana" arose as a suburban villa in the early seventeenth century around an initial possession of the family until the establishment in the years of a huge park. The rapid rise of the family in the Roman context culminated in the election to the papacy by Camillo (1605-1621) who, under the name of Paul V, started large urban interventions and extraordinary feats as collectors.
The main protagonist of this scenario, it was the pope favorite nephew, Cardinal Scipione Caffarelli Borghese (1577-1633) who began a systematic acquisition of works of art, to create one of the biggest collection of the time. At his death there were in fact more than 800 paintings from the Renaissance to the Baroque, celebrated works of ancient sculpture and an endless real estate assets.
In the sumptuous halls of the Gallery you can visit one of the most comprehensive collections of art, sculptures, carvings and ancient mosaics, as well as paintings and sculptures from the fifteenth to the eighteenth century.
The most important nucleus dates back to Cardinal Scipione but the next three centuries, losses and acquisition have left their mark.
The Cardinal Scipione was not particularly careful in medieval art but to the works of ancient, Renaissance and contemporary art to evoke a new golden age. His ambition furthered the creation of new sculptures and marble groups compared with antique works.
Inside the gallery you can admire masterpieces such as: