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Guide to the Borghese Gallery

  • 127 Pages
  • 3.46 MB
  • English

Edizioni De Luca SRL
Art Museums And Galleries, Europe - Italy - Florence, Museums, Tours, Points of Interest, Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - General, Art History - Schools, Periods & Styles - Renais
LC ClassificationsN2820 .G8513 1997
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13433566M
ISBN 108880162179
ISBN 139788880162179

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That’s a little different than your typical gallery guide. If you have been or are going to the Borghese, you want to read through this. It’s short, but covers the major topics, giving you an understanding of this villa’s evolution and current meaning/5.

‎This guide, conceived exclusively in digital format, will help you discover the Guide to the Borghese Gallery book art treasures which decorate the inimitable halls of the princely residence of the Borghese Gallery. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: color illustrations, plan ; 23 cm: Other Titles: Guida alla Galleria Borghese.

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Guide to the Borghese Gallery Paperback – January 1, by Kristina Herrmann (Edited by) Fiore (Author) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, $ —/5(4). Guide to the Borghese Gallery Paperback – January 1, by Kristina Herrmann Fiore (Editor) out of 5 stars 4 ratings.

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback, January 1, $ — $/5(4). Rome's Galleria Borghese, home of the Borghese family, influential in the 17th and 19th centuries, now contains some of the greatest pieces of Western art.

The home and museum features work by masters such as Raphael, Coanova, Bernini, and Caravaggio/5. How to reserve tickets to the Borghese Gallery Museum. There are now 3 ways to book the museum, via phone, online, or by e-mail. You must pay for your tickets during the reservation process (whether you book by phone, e-mail, or online).

Booking the Borghese Museum on the Phone. The number to Guide to the Borghese Gallery book is +39 06 The +39 means country code Italy. The Borghese behind this glamorous gallery was Scipione Borghese -- the pope's nephew, a cardinal, and an avid art collector. Scipione commissioned architect Flaminio Ponzio to build the Borghese Villa.

He promptly filled it with an ever expanding collection of precious art, seeking to create a "theater of the universe" to entertain VIPs. You might also want to rent the audio guide when you get there. My daughter was 10 the first time she went to the Borghese gallery and she loved it.

She had an audio guide and went from room to room listening to the narrative on the guide. She actually bought a few posters before we left the gallery and still has them hanging in her room. Borghese Gallery tour with skip-the-line access Hear about the gallery’s renowned art collection from a knowledgeable guide See works such as Apollo and Daphne by Bernini, David with the Head of Goliath by Caravaggio and The Deposition by Raphael.

Included with your tickets is an e-book guide to the Borghese Gallery, written by two prominent Italian Art Historians and available to download as epub (for iPad and iPhone, Android, and many ebook readers), mobi (for Kindle) and PDF for pretty much everything else.

Reviews. The Borghese Gallery is quite a famous museum in Rome and always sees large crowds. To save time, book Borghese Gallery skip-the-line tickets. These allow you to bypass the long waiting lines and get priority access to the gallery.

You can access all major parts of the museum, including the Villa Borghese Gardens, with these tickets. The Borghese Gallery can be explored at your own pace on your own, guided by museum staff guide (in Italian or English), or booked with an outside credentialed tour guide.

If this is your first visit and you want to do it on your own, it is very helpful to rent an audioguide (5 euros at the museum) or bring along a guidebook. The Borghese Gallery is an art gallery located in Villa Borghese, a large park in the center of Rome. There’s a permanent display of highlights from the Borghese collection, including paintings, sculptures, and Roman antiquities, and there are occasional temporary exhibitions.

To visit the Borghese Gallery it is obligatory to book the entry, it is possible to buy the ticket in advance, taking part in a group tour or booking a private guide service. The guided tour is available in Italian and English, and is arranged on fixed days and times with a guaranteed tour.

If you’re traveling to Rome in a large group, and you want to book Borghese Gallery tickets in bulk, you’ve got two options.

You can book individual tickets (see above) for each member of your group, or you can call the Borghese Gallery reservations line at +39 06 There may be discounts for large group bookings, but you’ll need to call the gallery to discuss availability and price. Itinerary.

Head to Piazza Scipione Borghese, in the heart of Villa Borghese, Rome’s most important green-space, where your guide will be waiting for about this emblematic park and then follow your guide straight into the Galleria in a beautiful villa, it is considered as one of the best private art collections in the world and is one of the capital’s top art museums.

You will find in this article an accurate travel guide about the different tours available to visit the Borghese Gallery, including private tours, group tours, tours for kids and families, and more.

Determine which one is the best suited to your needs, and how to pay the best price. The Borghese gallery is the most organized attraction in Rome. A must a ticket online at the Borghese web site. They sell only tickets per tour which is limited to a max of 2 hours.

Guides are excetional.

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If you book through any other agency you will paytoo much. Borghese Gallery Bookshop The bookshop offers a wide selection of Galleria Borghese guidebooks in multiple languages, art publications, catalogs, postcards, posters and items inspired by the collections of the Gallery.

The bookshop has the same opening hours as. Rome: Borghese Gallery Ticket with Escorted Entrance Reviewed by Marek, 08/16/ you start up on the top floor with a bunch of mainly renaissance paintings then you make your way down a floor. and it's almost all statues ranging from roman times to the s.

there are some spectacular statues, which made it all worth it. The Borghese Gallery. is one of the most famous art galleries in the world. It is located in Rome, Italy, and housed in the former Villa Borghese Pinciana.

The gallery houses a considerable part of the Borghese collection of paintings, sculpture and antiquities, begun by Cardinal Scipione Borghese, the nephew of Pope Paul V (reign –).

Borghese Gallery ticket (includes e-book guide) Borghese Gallery Guided Visit - hours Borghese Gallery Private Tour - Hours Often cited by visitors as being the favourite of all galleries visited, we have some history and images on this page, and you can view a location map here below.

I thought the audio guide for Borghese Gallery was excellent, one of the best I’ve experienced. With a guided tour, someone else is deciding what’s important for you to see. I’d rather consume that place at my own pace.

They have your visit timed out pretty well too. You’d have to work hard to run out of time and miss something major. Not sure if things have changed recently but we enjoyed the Borghese English guide at the to in September.

She was fantastic and the gallery was Amazing!. We Loved it!!. We showed up early and then at 20 minutes to they let you buy tickets for the guided tour. It is possible to have a guide service at Borghese Gallery.

Yes, it is possible to reserve guided tours at Borghese Gallery in the section “Guided tours” of our site or sending an e-mail to [email protected] How much does it cost a guided tour for Borghese Gallery.

Borghese Gallery is located inside one of the most famous villas in Rome, Villa Borghese. Last but not least, there is the possibility to book a tour with a private guide. The advantage of this type of tour is a guide reserved only for you.

The visit lasts about 2 hours with the introduction of the Villa from the outside and then. I want to buy tickets and make reservations at the Borghese Gallery in late Sept.

The website referenced in the RS Rome book () doesn't provide for English (a rarity in my experience of Italian sites).Any suggestions where I can get English access (preferably without paying too much-albeit reliability is more a concern).

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Situated on Pincio Hill in Rome, the Borghese Gallery is housed in the stunning 17th century Villa Borghese.Better World Books via United States: Softcover, ISBN Publisher: Touring Club Italiano, Good.

Borghese Gallery Paolo Moreno. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. % Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Book.See all the fabulous artwork, plus get all the local and historical insights from your local guide.

Enjoy the perfect harmony of fabulous architecture and marvelous art on this private tour with a Roman local. Stroll through the idyllic Villa Borghese Park and discover the magnificent mansion which is the Borghese Gallery.