Rome: Borghese Gallery Small Group Guided Tour

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Unearth art's hidden gems and masterpieces at Rome's Borghese Gallery. Join an intimate small group tour for a journey through history at the art museum with a licensed guide.

Highlights

  • Indulge your senses as you stroll through the Borghese Gallery in Rome
  • Gain a deeper understanding of Cardinal Borghese's legacy from your guide
  • See sculptures like 'Apollo and Daphne' and 'David' by Gian Lorenzo Bernini
  • Walk through ornate rooms adorned with frescoes and intricate decorations
  • Learn about the history and artistic techniques behind each masterpiece

Description

Join a small-group tour of one of Rome's most exquisite cultural gems – the Borghese Gallery. Immerse yourself in the art, history, and opulence of this magnificent 17th-century villa with skip-the-line entry tickets. As you step through the grand doors of the museum, be transported to a world of unparalleled beauty and artistic excellence. Enjoy an up-close and personal encounter with the masterpieces housed within these historic walls. Follow your guide through the gallery to awe-inspiring sculptures by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, such as “Apollo and Daphne” and 'David.” Stand in the presence of world-famous masterpieces by Caravaggio, including the enchanting 'Boy with a Basket of Fruit' and the dramatic 'St. Jerome Writing.' The gallery's rooms, adorned with opulent frescoes and intricate decorations, provide the perfect backdrop to showcase these artistic treasures. Throughout your tour, hear the stories behind these works, discovering their historical importance and the artistic methods employed in crafting them.

Includes

Licensed tour guide (if option chosen) Borghese Gallery skip-the-line tickets Headsets to hear the guide clearly

Important Information

  • This tour will take place rain or shine From March 19, 2024 until June, access to the second floor of the museum will be closed due to important renovation works Please note that bags of any size are not permitted inside the Borghese Gallery for security reasons

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

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