Borghese Palace, Rome

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Palazzo Borghese is a palace in Rome, Italy, the main seat of the Borghese family. It was nicknamed il Cembalo ("the harpsichord") due to its unusual trapezoidal groundplan; its narrowest facade faces the River Tiber. The entrance at the opposite end of the building, the "keyboard" of the cembalo, faces onto the Fontanella di Borghese, with another in a great flanking facade to the Piazza Borghese that is extended by a slightly angled facade leading down Via Borghese towards the river. Both these entrances lead into a large courtyard on one side of which is a two level open arcade, with paired Doric and Ionic columns, that frames the garden beyond.

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Overview of Borghese Palace

On your visit to Rome, consider visiting Borghese Palace. Although listed here, Borghese Palace is not one of the most visited sightseeing places in Rome.

Borghese Palace is not a popular tourist spot and visitors exploring prime attractions like Colosseum, St Peters Basilica, Pantheon, Arcibasilica Di San Giovanni In Laterano and Galleria Borghese. For more popular attractions visit things to do in Rome.

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  • Great location for wedding photos, if you can get in

  • Beautiful apartment.

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  • It is a really gorgeous park with an artificial lake. It has a really great history.

  • Good place, park, and Tourists place for the first time in the Paris.

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