Borghese Gallery tour, has been one of the most requested on the past years since is very difficult to find availability to visit one of Rome’s and Italy’s most oustanding museums.
The works thanks to which the Gallery has been described as “the queen of the world’s private collections” are masterpieces of great beauty. Cardinal Scipione Borghese, acquired numeours works of art through the good offices of his uncle Paul V. He was also Bernini's first important patron. The Villa was built between 1613-1616 on the vineyard of Borghese family outside Porta Pinciana and designed by Flaminio Ponzio followed by Vasanzio.
In Borghese Gallery you can still admire , the vast collection ranging from classical antiquity to Antonio Canova, Titian, Coreggio, Caravaggio, Raphael and on the ground floor the early Gian Lorenzo Bernini masterpieces such as his David, Apollo and Daphne and more...
Our guide who leads Borghese Gallery tour is an art historian and will concentrate her/his attention on describing you the most outstanding pieces of the Gallery. Most of the Museums in Rome house Renaissance art, in the Borghese Gallery predominates the Baroque style. The Baroque style in Rome is intimately linked to the name of Bernini who breathed life into Marble.
In front of the entrance of Borghese Gallery Museum 15 minutes before departure of the tour.
You can book with our easy and secure system on line or contact us trough the form
From Tuesday to Sunday at 9:00 am - email us to check availability
To know before booking
Wheel chair access available but is always better to chec kwith us before booking the tour
it is not possible to enter Borghese Gallery with any bags.