Meet Bernini, Canova, Caravaggio, Raphael, and Titian’s works on this Borghese Gallery Tour of one of Rome’s finest art collections . The gallery is housed amidst the green gardens of one of the city’s main public parks, the Villa Borghese.
Within this park, we find a beautiful villa built in the 17th century. It is here we we find the excellently kept artworks of some of the finest artists which Italy ever produced: Bernini, Canova, Caravaggio, Raphael and Titian. Get up close to Renaissance and Baroque paintings and sculptures. We will explore the stories behind the artworks and the commissions for several pieces including Bernini’s breathtaking, Apollo and Daphne, Caravaggio’s David with the Head of Goliath, Titian’s Sacred and Profane Love , and other masterpieces. With your guide, you will learn how the Borghese Gallery was created, who its collectors were, and how the Louvre now owns some of its pieces.