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Food Scene

Probably the best ice-cream in Rome - fresh ingredients and no conservatives colouring etc.
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Il Gelato di San Crispino
3 Piazza della Maddalena
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Probably the best ice-cream in Rome - fresh ingredients and no conservatives colouring etc.
One of the best Pizza restaurants around.
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Ai Marmi
53 Viale di Trastevere
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One of the best Pizza restaurants around.
The best place for fresh bread and cut pizza. They also have cookies and great black cherry tarts.
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La Renella Forno Antico Trastevere
15 Via del Moro
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The best place for fresh bread and cut pizza. They also have cookies and great black cherry tarts.
Here there is a characteristic Bar Pasticceria Biscotteria with very nice and friendly people. You can see the tools of the old bakery and they sell the famous Biscotti Gentilini establ. 1890
Via dei Pettinari, 44
44 Via dei Pettinari
Here there is a characteristic Bar Pasticceria Biscotteria with very nice and friendly people. You can see the tools of the old bakery and they sell the famous Biscotti Gentilini establ. 1890
Great place to eat in a modern upcycled/recycle/vintage ambience with large open windows in the interesting area of Testaccio.
Stazione di Posta
1 Largo Dino Frisullo
Great place to eat in a modern upcycled/recycle/vintage ambience with large open windows in the interesting area of Testaccio.
4.5 Il Bistrot - a great place to eat
Via Amsterdam, 140
140 Via Amsterdam
4.5 Il Bistrot - a great place to eat
Recommended by a guest - a good gluten free restaurant for celiacs close to the apartment :-)
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Mama Eat Roma - Ristorante Pizzeria - Tutto anche senza glutine
7/9 Via di S. Cosimato
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Recommended by a guest - a good gluten free restaurant for celiacs close to the apartment :-)
Recommended by guests as an excellent restaurant. They returned several times during their stay!
Antico Moro Srl
61 Via del Moro
Recommended by guests as an excellent restaurant. They returned several times during their stay!
A good gluten free restaurant for celiacs in the centre of Rome
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La Tavernetta 48
48 Via degli Spagnoli
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A good gluten free restaurant for celiacs in the centre of Rome
Gluten free. Also in Borgo Pio 28
Mama! Frites
42 Vicolo de' Cinque
Gluten free. Also in Borgo Pio 28
Open Mondays to Saturdays from 06.30AM - 2.30 PM Fresh produce - fruit , vegetables, cheese, fish etc.
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Mercato di San Cosimato
64 Piazza di S. Cosimato
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Open Mondays to Saturdays from 06.30AM - 2.30 PM Fresh produce - fruit , vegetables, cheese, fish etc.
Excellent restaurant in a wonderful location. Also known as "da Sabatino a S. Ignazio"...
Ristorante Da Sabatino
169 Piazza di Sant Ignazio
Excellent restaurant in a wonderful location. Also known as "da Sabatino a S. Ignazio"...
In Via Francesco Crispi 68 (Via Sistina) tel. 064883504 a guest suggested it.
La Fenice
In Via Francesco Crispi 68 (Via Sistina) tel. 064883504 a guest suggested it.
Just round the corner since 1958...
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Da Gildo
31A Via della Scala
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Just round the corner since 1958...
wonderful food, handcrafted with care...
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Est Artigiani del Gusto
11 Vicolo della Cancelleria
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wonderful food, handcrafted with care...
Elizabeth Taylor's favourite restaurant when she was in Rome to shoot the movie Cleopatra... the walls of the restaurant are covered in autographed photographs of many actors...
Taverna Flavia
9 Via Flavia
Elizabeth Taylor's favourite restaurant when she was in Rome to shoot the movie Cleopatra... the walls of the restaurant are covered in autographed photographs of many actors...
Crispi 19
19 Via Crispi
Great place in town to stop and get a snack or a coffe while you walk from onwe signt to another...
Officina Naturale
59 Via Barberini
Great place in town to stop and get a snack or a coffe while you walk from onwe signt to another...
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Ginger
43-46 Via Borgognona
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A great place to go before or after visiting the Vatican Museums...
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Il Sorpasso
31/33 Via Properzio
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A great place to go before or after visiting the Vatican Museums...
Urban Food Pantry... It is a very well-stocked pantry /market, small but welcoming ... good aperitif and high quality products ... delicious cocktails ... and more
Urban Food Pantry
8 Via Paganica
Urban Food Pantry... It is a very well-stocked pantry /market, small but welcoming ... good aperitif and high quality products ... delicious cocktails ... and more
One of the very best places in Rome for a slice of pizza. They make fantastic home made crisps too. They also deliver at home between 19.30 and 22.00hrs tel. 063219151
L'officina della pizza
22 Via Cicerone
One of the very best places in Rome for a slice of pizza. They make fantastic home made crisps too. They also deliver at home between 19.30 and 22.00hrs tel. 063219151
As you come out of the Vatican Museums or Saint Peter's this is a good place to go...
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Osteria dei Pontefici
53 Via Gregorio VII
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As you come out of the Vatican Museums or Saint Peter's this is a good place to go...
If you want a good place to eat - this place has been open since 1872...
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Tonnarello
1 Via della Paglia
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If you want a good place to eat - this place has been open since 1872...
Somewhere different away from all the touristy places of trastevere, here you can find products of the highest quality between wine and food for refined palates. The restaurant is located in a charming alley and away from the crowds...
Latteria Trastevere
1 Vicolo della Scala
Somewhere different away from all the touristy places of trastevere, here you can find products of the highest quality between wine and food for refined palates. The restaurant is located in a charming alley and away from the crowds...
Trattoria "da Lucia" from 1938... "Sitting at this tiny trattoria tucked away in Trastevere, watching the world go by eating a magnificent plate of pasta and getting slowly lulled by good wine while watching Romans around you having intense conversations..., you promise yourself that you'll come back to this eternal city and hope that you will be able to walk back here again and be greeted by Lucia’s shy yet generous smile."
Vicolo del Mattonato, 2
2 Vicolo del Mattonato
Trattoria "da Lucia" from 1938... "Sitting at this tiny trattoria tucked away in Trastevere, watching the world go by eating a magnificent plate of pasta and getting slowly lulled by good wine while watching Romans around you having intense conversations..., you promise yourself that you'll come back to this eternal city and hope that you will be able to walk back here again and be greeted by Lucia’s shy yet generous smile."
A great place to stop for a snack... I love the decor and the location is fantastic. My son and I go here quite often when we are in this part of town...
Le Tartarughe Eat & Drink
8 Piazza Mattei
A great place to stop for a snack... I love the decor and the location is fantastic. My son and I go here quite often when we are in this part of town...
Gluten Free - Great pizza even for those who are not celiacs.
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Mama Eat Roma - Ristorante Pizzeria - Tutto anche senza glutine
7/9 Via di S. Cosimato
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Gluten Free - Great pizza even for those who are not celiacs.
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Restaurant Ai Spaghettari
58 Piazza di S. Cosimato
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I Butteri
28 Piazza Regina Margherita
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Shopping

A lovely paper shop with lots of hand crafted made notebooks, diaries, ink and quills, lovely boxes cards and postcards.
Officina della Carta
26 Via Benedetta
A lovely paper shop with lots of hand crafted made notebooks, diaries, ink and quills, lovely boxes cards and postcards.
A lovely shop with beautiful venitian glass, original hand crafted designer Jewelry, gifts of various kinds such as hand made scarves bags etc.
Pandora Malva
3 Piazza di San Giovanni della Malva
A lovely shop with beautiful venitian glass, original hand crafted designer Jewelry, gifts of various kinds such as hand made scarves bags etc.
Great shoe shop. It doesn't have many kinds of shoes but for each model they have a wide variety of colours.
Borini
86/87 Via dei Pettinari
Great shoe shop. It doesn't have many kinds of shoes but for each model they have a wide variety of colours.
A lovely boutique with some very original clothes from interesting designers, they also sell accessories and shoes.
Momento Roma
9 Piazza Benedetto Cairoli
A lovely boutique with some very original clothes from interesting designers, they also sell accessories and shoes.
Great bookshop
Anglo American Book
102 Via della Vite
Great bookshop
A great place to get anything you might need if you are an artist or a painter... They have all you will need oil paints, brushes etc.
Ditta G.Poggi
74-75 Via del Gesù
A great place to get anything you might need if you are an artist or a painter... They have all you will need oil paints, brushes etc.
Fantastic clothes boutique with lovely and interesting clothes.
Le Tartarughe
17 Via del Piè di Marmo
Fantastic clothes boutique with lovely and interesting clothes.
A great shop for lovely old style toys for children and curious things for adults. Enjoy...
Città del Sole - Natura e... Roma Scrofa
65 Via della Scrofa
A great shop for lovely old style toys for children and curious things for adults. Enjoy...
A wonderful place to see hand made objects, accessories and clothes crafted by many different designers who rent a space in this lovely gallery.
Le Artigiane
72 Via di Torre Argentina
A wonderful place to see hand made objects, accessories and clothes crafted by many different designers who rent a space in this lovely gallery.
Now there is also a branch in Piazza San Cosimato 39 in Trastevere - a great place for all things to do with cooking and lovely and particular gifts
Kitchen
22-24 Viale degli Ammiragli
Now there is also a branch in Piazza San Cosimato 39 in Trastevere - a great place for all things to do with cooking and lovely and particular gifts
A lovely little shop with lots of goodies and gifts for the home...
Lela
37 Via dei Pettinari
A lovely little shop with lots of goodies and gifts for the home...
A wonderful place if you are looking for vintage stationary, pens, ink old typewriters and all you might need for them... a lovely place to visit :-)
Antica Cartotecnica
61 Piazza dei Caprettari
A wonderful place if you are looking for vintage stationary, pens, ink old typewriters and all you might need for them... a lovely place to visit :-)
Wonderful historical Perfume maker and Pharmacy founded in 1612 with the most marvellous perfumes, pot pourri, soaps etc. made from the finest natural ingredients. A pleasure trip for the senses.
Officina Profumo - Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella
47 Corso del Rinascimento
Wonderful historical Perfume maker and Pharmacy founded in 1612 with the most marvellous perfumes, pot pourri, soaps etc. made from the finest natural ingredients. A pleasure trip for the senses.
Flake's Design & Arredo starts with the desire of revealing and encouraging Italian Handicraft with a special attention to limited and selected collection from all over the country. In our showroom, in the heart of Trastevere, you will find Artistic Stoves from Tuscany, Teak Sculptures, Design Furniture and Unique handpainted Ceramic from Deruta, Palermo, Positano and many other places.
Flake's Design & Arredo TRASTEVERE
45 Via della Scala
Flake's Design & Arredo starts with the desire of revealing and encouraging Italian Handicraft with a special attention to limited and selected collection from all over the country. In our showroom, in the heart of Trastevere, you will find Artistic Stoves from Tuscany, Teak Sculptures, Design Furniture and Unique handpainted Ceramic from Deruta, Palermo, Positano and many other places.
This is where I come to buy my books in English. One of my favourite places and the lovely people who run it are always very helpful.
Almost corner bookshop
45 Via del Moro
This is where I come to buy my books in English. One of my favourite places and the lovely people who run it are always very helpful.
Fantastic place for everything cinematic... books, poscards and posters - a favourite hunting ground for Martin Scorsese when he comes to Rome...
Hollywood tutto sul Cinema
107 Via di Monserrato
Fantastic place for everything cinematic... books, poscards and posters - a favourite hunting ground for Martin Scorsese when he comes to Rome...
Really good organic food market in town.
Crispy – Bio Market
80 Via Francesco Crispi
Really good organic food market in town.
Lovely organic fabrics and objects for the home
Stay store
63 Via dei Falegnami
Lovely organic fabrics and objects for the home
A grteat place to pick up some lovely leatherwork in Tratevere... Lots of colourful bags
Artigianino Trastevere
49 Vicolo de' Cinque
A grteat place to pick up some lovely leatherwork in Tratevere... Lots of colourful bags

Drinks & Nightlife

Lovely small bar with a great bakery and home made icecream.
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I Dolci Di Checco Er Carettiere
7 Via Benedetta
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Lovely small bar with a great bakery and home made icecream.

Entertainment & Activities

Lovely children's clothes shop.
Natinudi Abbigliamento Roma
65 Piazza di San Cosimato
Lovely children's clothes shop.
Arthouse cinema showing classic & world movies, with a hip cafe & summer screenings in the garden.
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Casa del Cinema
1 Largo Marcello Mastroianni
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Arthouse cinema showing classic & world movies, with a hip cafe & summer screenings in the garden.

Essentials

Here you can buy food from all over the world. This is an old style shop where you can buy many things by weight.
Drogheria Innocenzi
31 Via Natale del Grande
Here you can buy food from all over the world. This is an old style shop where you can buy many things by weight.
If you want to try very good traditional Sicilian cakes then this is the place to go.
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I Dolci di Nonna Vincenza
98/A/B Via dell'Arco del Monte
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If you want to try very good traditional Sicilian cakes then this is the place to go.
DESPAR PETTINARI - a small but convenient supermarket close to the apartment - just cross over the bridge (Ponte Sisto)
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Via dei Pettinari, 70
70 Via dei Pettinari
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DESPAR PETTINARI - a small but convenient supermarket close to the apartment - just cross over the bridge (Ponte Sisto)
A department store with a supermarket in the basement. You can get most things you might need here.
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OVS
62 Viale di Trastevere
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A department store with a supermarket in the basement. You can get most things you might need here.
Delicxatessen A great place for buying good quality Italian food and in Via dei Chiavari 34, just around the corner, they also have a bakery with great pizza and wonderful bread with figs and nuts...
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Roscioli Salumeria con Cucina
21/22 Via dei Giubbonari
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Delicxatessen A great place for buying good quality Italian food and in Via dei Chiavari 34, just around the corner, they also have a bakery with great pizza and wonderful bread with figs and nuts...
Open from Monday to Saturday from 08.AM to - 08. PM Sundays 09 Am -08 PM
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Unicoop
70 Via dei Pettinari
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Open from Monday to Saturday from 08.AM to - 08. PM Sundays 09 Am -08 PM

Everything Else

The closest Pharmacy to the apartment it is also an old pharmacy with lovely wooden counters. There is also a doctor's studio.
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Farmacia S. Maria della Scala
23 Piazza della Scala
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The closest Pharmacy to the apartment it is also an old pharmacy with lovely wooden counters. There is also a doctor's studio.
This is a nice cinema and at least 2-3 times a week they show films in English so check it out or call - 06 588 0099
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Alcazar Live
14b Via Cardinale Merry del Val
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This is a nice cinema and at least 2-3 times a week they show films in English so check it out or call - 06 588 0099
This is divine if a little expensive. Rome’s oldest chocolate shop, Moriondo e Gariglio has made exceptional chocolate and marrons glacés for generations. Chocolates and more fill the glass counters.
Moriondo & Gariglio
21/22 Via del Piè di Marmo
This is divine if a little expensive. Rome’s oldest chocolate shop, Moriondo e Gariglio has made exceptional chocolate and marrons glacés for generations. Chocolates and more fill the glass counters.

Arts & Culture

Lovely English language bookshop.
Open Door Bookshop
23 Via della Lungaretta
Lovely English language bookshop.
This is a Cinema as quoted on google: "8€ per person to see a film. Comfy seats, great experience."
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Intrastevere
3 Vicolo Moroni
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This is a Cinema as quoted on google: "8€ per person to see a film. Comfy seats, great experience."
This is a large bookshop and media shop which also sells English editions.
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laFeltrinelli Books and Music
5/A Largo di Torre Argentina
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This is a large bookshop and media shop which also sells English editions.
Often there are interesting Exhibitions to see here.
Accademia Americana
5 Via Angelo Masina
Often there are interesting Exhibitions to see here.
An interesting and somewhat surreal art gallery. Check it out if you like the work of Margaret Keane etc. http://www.dorothycircusgallery.com/
Dorothy Circus Gallery
76 Via dei Pettinari
An interesting and somewhat surreal art gallery. Check it out if you like the work of Margaret Keane etc. http://www.dorothycircusgallery.com/
A section of the Contemporary art museum of Rome in the lovely area of Testaccio close to Tratevere...
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Mattatoio
4 Piazza Orazio Giustiniani
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A section of the Contemporary art museum of Rome in the lovely area of Testaccio close to Tratevere...
Great fun for small children to have some time off from sight seeing. Full of fun activities. Closed on Mondays
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Explora - Il Museo dei Bambini di Roma
82 Via Flaminia
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Great fun for small children to have some time off from sight seeing. Full of fun activities. Closed on Mondays
This palace is open to the public from 9-13.15 every Saturday otherwise you need to book a private view Phone: +39 06 6784350 – Email info@galleriacolonna.it. Palazzo Colonna is one of the oldest and largest private palaces of Rome. Its construction began in the fourteenth century by the Colonna family, who still resides there since eight centuries. The stunning galleria Colonna is a vey fine example of Roman Broque. Once you have finished your visit you can enjoy the café on the terrace overlooking the gardens...
GALLERIA COLONNA
16 Via della Pilotta
This palace is open to the public from 9-13.15 every Saturday otherwise you need to book a private view Phone: +39 06 6784350 – Email info@galleriacolonna.it. Palazzo Colonna is one of the oldest and largest private palaces of Rome. Its construction began in the fourteenth century by the Colonna family, who still resides there since eight centuries. The stunning galleria Colonna is a vey fine example of Roman Broque. Once you have finished your visit you can enjoy the café on the terrace overlooking the gardens...
Lively and interesting contemporary art and the people who run it are always kind and helpful.
Honos Art
Lively and interesting contemporary art and the people who run it are always kind and helpful.
Close to home and away from the bustle you can see great works of art and enjoy the lovely garden...
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Palazzo Corsini, Rome
10 Via della Lungara
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Close to home and away from the bustle you can see great works of art and enjoy the lovely garden...
A beautiful Renaissance villa where you can admire among others the wonderful frescoes painted by Raffaello Sanzio
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Villa Farnesina
230 Via della Lungara
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A beautiful Renaissance villa where you can admire among others the wonderful frescoes painted by Raffaello Sanzio
It is a little seen Gallery of masterpieces and is housed in the palace, which is still privately owned by the princely Roman family Doria Pamphili. Tours of the state rooms often culminate in concerts of Baroque and Renaissance music, paying tribute to the setting and the masterpieces it contains.
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Doria Pamphili Gallery
305 Via del Corso
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It is a little seen Gallery of masterpieces and is housed in the palace, which is still privately owned by the princely Roman family Doria Pamphili. Tours of the state rooms often culminate in concerts of Baroque and Renaissance music, paying tribute to the setting and the masterpieces it contains.
Today, the palace hosts some offices of the National Academy of Science (Accademia dei Lincei) and the Galleria Corsini The gardens, which rise up the Janiculum hill, are part of the Orto Botanico dell'Università di Roma "La Sapienza", a botanical garden. The Caravaggio housed here is St. John the Baptist in the Wilderness There are also painting of many other artists of note among whom there is Beato Angelico, Guercino, Nicolas Poussin, Guido Reni, Rubens and Andrea del Sarto.
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Palazzo Corsini, Rome
10 Via della Lungara
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Today, the palace hosts some offices of the National Academy of Science (Accademia dei Lincei) and the Galleria Corsini The gardens, which rise up the Janiculum hill, are part of the Orto Botanico dell'Università di Roma "La Sapienza", a botanical garden. The Caravaggio housed here is St. John the Baptist in the Wilderness There are also painting of many other artists of note among whom there is Beato Angelico, Guercino, Nicolas Poussin, Guido Reni, Rubens and Andrea del Sarto.