Galleria Borghese

Type: Art Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

When Cardinal Scipione Borghese (1579--1633), a lucrative art collector, decided to build a palace in Rome, his plans were big. His vision for the perfect palace was an abode that exuded over-the-top...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

Due to COVID-19, please check with the attraction for the most recent updates to their opening hours.

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Gallery Entrance + € 2.00 booking fee Ticket Concessions Available; €8.50
    Audio Guide €5

  • Sightseeing, Museums, Family-Friendly Museums: "You must make a reservation prior to going to Galleria Borghese. Reservations are made according to two hour time slots. You can buy your tickets for a specific day and time slot at Otherwise, reservations can be made calling 06.32810."
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: Located in a prime position within the Borghese Gardens, the Galleria has a rich collection ranging from Baroque to Renaissance.
  • Best for Museums Because: Works by Bernini, Raphael and Caravaggio housed in a palace within Villa Borghese park make it a must see.
  • Best for Family-Friendly Museums Because: Housing pieces by Caravaggio, Raphael and Bernini and all in an 'up close and personal' display, Villa Borghese Gallery is a must for families. Why not combine your visit with a scavenger hunt or picnic in the park?

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