Villa Borghese Interior View
Famous Bernini's statue The Rape of Proserpina inside the Borghese Gallery
Entrance of Villa Borghese
Couple looking at one of Caravaggio painting inside the Borghese Gallery
Skip the Line

Skip-the-Line Entry: Borghese Gallery with Optional Audio Guide

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  • Gain direct entry to the Borghese Gallery, bypassing lines and optimizing your exploration time amidst its extraordinary artworks. For a more immersive journey, consider enhancing your visit with our recommended audio guide, delivering insightful commentary and additional details about the museum's masterpieces.
  • Roam freely through the lavish halls, encountering iconic works such as the captivating sculptures by Bernini and the striking paintings by Caravaggio. Our dedicated team of experts is committed to ensuring you have all the necessary resources for a complete and enriching experience.
  • Uncover hidden gems within the remarkable Borghese collection, including Caravaggio's "David with the Head of Goliath," Canova's "Pauline Bonaparte," and Bernini's mesmerizing "Apollo and Daphne." These often-overlooked masterpieces add a unique dimension to your exploration of the gallery's unparalleled artistry.

Tour Description

What's Included

  • Skip the Line Access to Borghese Gallery
  • Audio guide (If Selected)
  • Gratuities

Sites Visited

  • Borghese Gallery
  • Bernini sculptures ('Apollo & Daphne' and 'David')
  • Canova sculpture ('Pauline Bonaparte') works by Raphael ('The Deposition' and Lady with Unicorn)
  • Perugino (Madonna & Child)
  • Rubens (The Deposition) and Titian (Sacred and Profane Love)
  • Villa Borghese Gardens
  • Fontana dei Pupazzi
  • Piazza di Siena
  • Tempietto di Diana
  • Obelisco di Antonio

Uncover the treasures of the Borghese Gallery, an artistic sanctuary frequently unnoticed by Rome's visitors. Consider elevating your experience with our optional audio guide, allowing first-time travelers to reveal a realm of unparalleled artistry often missed by many.

Embark on an Artistic Journey

Immerse yourself in the opulence of the Borghese Gallery, adorned with sculptures and paintings by Michelangelo, Bernini, Canova, and Caravaggio. This self-guided exploration invites you to savor the beauty of masterpieces in their authentic setting, providing a unique opportunity to witness the brilliance of art away from any bustling crowds.

Ascend the grand staircase envisioned by Flaminio Ponzio, commencing a sculpture odyssey. Admire Michelangelo's "Apollo and Daphne," Bernini's "David," and Canova's "Psyche Revived by Cupid's Kiss." Encounter the captivating allure of Titian's "Venus of Urbino" and experience Caravaggio's revolutionary style in "The Conversion of Saint Paul" and "Entombment of Christ."

While discovering lesser-known masterpieces, uncover refined portraits by Raphael and Parmigianino. Immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Claude Lorrain and Nicolas Poussin. Exit the Borghese Gallery with lasting impressions, contemplating the profound ability of art to transcend time and cultures. It's an exclusive opportunity to witness the incredible diversity and beauty of art in a more intimate setting.

A few hours in the Borghese Gallery will cultivate a deep appreciation for the often-overlooked gems within one of the world's most remarkable museums.

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