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Art Nouveau, Villa Torlonia and the Coppedè quarter

XX Century Rome

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Enjoy a nice walk throughout the delightful Villa Torlonia park, the latest aristocratic Roman villa in the Eternal City adorned by beautiful english-style gardens, fountains and buildings. After a short taxi ride from the city center, you will reach Villa Torlonia

HIGHLIGHTS
  • Villa Torlonia
  • Casino Nobile
  • House of the Owsl
  • Coppedè Quarter
FULL DESCRIPTION

Enjoy a nice walk throughout the delightful Villa Torlonia park, the latest aristocratic Roman villa in the Eternal City adorned by beautiful english-style gardens, fountains and buildings. After a short taxi ride from the city center, you will reach Villa Torlonia accompanied by an expert and entertaining guide thatwill tour you around this stunning neo classical complex. Inside the park, we will visit the so-called Casina delle Civette (the House of the Owls), the residence of the Prince Giovanni Torlonia until his death during the 1930’s. Today this little house is a museum with 20 rooms full of paintings, mosaics, colorful stained glass windows and porticos decorated with majolicas. The Casino Nobile, renovated by the architect Giuseppe Valadier, is decorated with stunning paintings and stuccoes, and houses impressive sculptures. End your tour strolling around the Coppedè quarter, an Artì Nouveau gem in the hearth of Rome designed by the architect Gino Coppedè. See the symbol of this neighbourhood, the lovely Fountain of the Frogs in the famous Piazza Mincio.

DETAILS
Approximately 3 hours
Not wheelchair accessible
Kid-friendly tour
Suggested starting time 09:30am/02:00pm
Monday

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