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Circo di Massenzio & Mausoleo di Romolo


This large area of lovely green countryside contains one of the best preserved Roman circuses. It was built by Emperor Maxentius for his private use, before...

Via Appia Antica 153

Il Palatino (The Palatine)

Attractions, Museums

While you may not believe the story that Romulus killed his twin brother Remus for crossing the property line he had staked out on the Palatine,...

Via di San Gregorio 30/piazza di Santa Maria Nova 53
Major venue

Orto Botanico

Critics' choice

Rome's Botanical Gardens were established in 1833, within the gardens of the Palazzo Corsini,which had been the home of Queen Christina of Sweden. But this...

Largo Cristina di Svezia 24

Villa Borghese


Shortly after Camillo Borghese became Pope Paul V in 1605, his favourite nephew, 26-year-old Scipione Caffarelli Borghese, was made a cardinal. An obsessive...

Piazzale del Museo Borghese 5

Villa Celimontana


This is a pretty, leafy walled garden, with a rather pokey playground; which doesn't stop swarms of local kids from climbing, running and holding birthday...

Via della Navicella/via San Paolo della Croce