Casino del Bel Respiro (detto anche dell' Algardi) a Villa Pamphilj

Typology: Buildings


Address: Via Aurelia Antica, 183
Zone: Quartiere Aurelio (Roma ovest)
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Opening times

Visits by appointment only. Guided tours are currently suspended due to restoration work.

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For further information, please call the Ceremonial Office for State and Honours, State Visits and Reception Service, on 06 67793032.


Modalità di partecipazione: Booking required, Free guided tour


The building, also knows as Casino di Allegrezze or delle Statue, is located inside the Villa Doria Pamphily. It was built by Alessandro Algardi and GF Grimaldi in 1644-48, and has a palladian plan with a great round hall of two floors. At the first floor is a round hall rich of ancient statues and elegant classic stuccoes.Outside is a secret garden, according to the vogue of Rome in the second half of the 16th century. Bought with the villa by the State and the city of Rome in 1967, it is now the seat of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers.

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Last checked: 2022-03-09 15:31
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