Semi-private tour: Modern Rome, Coppedè district and Villa Torlonia

Rome, Italy

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icon3 hours  (Approx.)
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iconOffered in: English and 2 more
Overview

Rome may be famous for its ancient ruins and Renaissance palaces, but the city is also home to Art Nouveau gems dating from the early 20th century. Discover Rome’s “Liberty” treasures with this walking tour through the Quartiere Coppedè. Visit the Casina delle Civette (House of Owls) in Villa Torlonia and take in the eclectic mix of architectural styles created by architect Gino Coppedè in the neighborhood he designed.
  • Escape the crowds in central Rome by visiting the quiet Quartiere Coppedè
  • Discover Italy’s unique Art Nouveau (known as Liberty) style with a guide
  • Entry tickets to the Casina delle Civette in Villa Torlonia included
  • Learn the history and lore behind one of Rome’s most remarkable districts

Biglietto d'ingresso alla Casina delle Civitte

Departure Point

Via Nomentana, 70, 00161 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Quartiere Coppedè, Piazza Mincio, 00198 Roma RM, Italy
Itinerary
Stop At:  
Casina delle Civette
Our itinerary starts in the Quartiere Coppedè, with its many examples of bizarre architecture in the style of late Art Nouveau (called Liberty Style in Italian), and ends at the outlandish Casina delle Civette (House of Owls), in Villa Torlonia, where architecture and decorative elements come together in perfect harmony.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Quartiere Coppede
In this district, you will enjoy an unusual mix of ancient Greek, ancient Roman, Medieval, Renaissance, Manneristic and Baroque architectural styles, and overall, a mishmash of Art Nouveau created by the Florentine architect and sculptor Coppedè (hence the name of the quartiere) in the early 1900s.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Villa Torlonia
Villa Torlonia, which was the residence of Italian dictator Benito Mussolini from 1925 through 1943. With its winding paths and imaginative exotic buildings, it represents one of the few examples of an “English-style” garden in Rome.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers

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