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Reviewed 1 week ago

These four fountains are located at four corners of a busy intersection. Each one of them different but all equally beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nellielim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It took me a while to figure out that the Le Quattro Fontane, are four little fountains (very little water flow) attached to sides of the buildings on the four corners of the intersection. Disappointing - not even worth a picture.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darryl R
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The four fountains are situated at the intersection between Via delle Quattro Fontane and Via del Quirinale, and are accessible by metro - station Castro Pretorio. The fountains where installed between 1588 and 1593, being ordered by the Pope Sixtus V. One of the fountains...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 24 September 2018

If you want to get a close up look at the four sculptures/fountains which make up this group, I warn you that they are on a busy intersection! So be careful. And you will need to have some patience to get good photos of all...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Walking from the Viminale down to the Barberini metro station, we came across the Quattro Fontane, a fountain at each corner of a crossroads, decorated by sculptures. Great urban architectural idea in a city full of them. It can get busy on this corner so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I happened upon the Quattro Fontane. Each sculpture amazing on its own, it is a true wonder to view all four corners. Worth the walk!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AMVTX92
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

In any other city this group of four fountains would be a destination but this charming group is modest compared to monumental Trevi fountain. All the same, I hope to see them again. Work them into your itinerary on a walk from Santa Maria Maggiore...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Don't be disturbed by passing pedestrians in this streets intersection. One should stop and stare at these imposing beautiful sculptures. Each of the 4 fountains tells a story...

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank l0ul0uh
Reviewed 20 May 2018

Four corners and four beautiful fountains depicting the rivers gods that were installed in the 16th century but the road is busy one.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Typical Rome you just find a place like this on a busy road when you least expect it. Beautiful sculptures in amongst the busy roads.

Date of experience: May 2018
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