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Villa Celimontana

Piazza della Navicella, Rome, Italy
+39 06 0608
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Home of the Italian Geographic Society and one of the best kept villas in Italy
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
3 Jul 2017
“Beautiful park to wander around but not a botanic garden”
26 Feb 2016
“Villa Celimontana”
Piazza della Navicella, Rome, Italy
+39 06 0608
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this park quite by accident. It was a forgotten park and yet frequented by locals. It was pleasing to see and hear so much bird life.

Thank CapLeoConsulting
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Just above the Colosseum is a little park, there are regular summer jazz concerts, in a shady pine park; ideal also for pic nics, pony rides; musik are performed in the summer evenings.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 17 May 2015 via mobile

The sign at the entrance bears graffiti but thankfully there is none inside, nor any beggars, scarf sellers, selfie stick sellers etc etc. A real place of tranquility and the best place I have visited in Rome. Love.y to wander the paths, watch the birds...More

2  Thank Roger N
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Charming little park on the Celio hill. Good place to basking in the sun, or walk in love. You'll be be surprised by the green parrots who have made their big nests on large cedar park. And by their impressive fuss!

1  Thank Dan B
Reviewed 28 July 2014 via mobile

It's not touristic at all. And it is soo quiet, that I would dare to whisper here. Of course it holds no interest for those who come to Rome just for a few days. But for those "who've seen it all" it's a nice place...More

3  Thank olgazasenko
Reviewed 6 September 2012

The park was big, with dirt walking tracks leading to the different areas. The playground was ok, no shade for the children in such a hot heat. The turtles were amazing, fenced off in a little pond. The gardens / grass need a bit of...More

6  Thank Gerwyn J
Reviewed 11 August 2007

In summer, the jazz club Alexanderplatz holds its concerts outdoors, in a lovely park south of the Colosseum called Villa Celimontana. Their website lists the concerts, but is otherwise quite useless. Do not attempt to buy tickets online – the computer system does not work...More

8  Thank DCDolcevita
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