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Keats-Shelley House

Piazza di Spagna 26, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 396 678 4235
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Known as Casina Rosa, this small museum is devoted to the authors' works and memorabilia.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Piazza di Spagna 26, 00187 Rome, Italy
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Piazza di Spagna 26, 00187 Rome, Italy
+39 396 678 4235
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

Fascinating place to go back in time, providing a peaceful, tranquil place enabling you to share the same views that Keats and Shelley had during their time in Rome. The house is packed full of Romantic Poets archives. A must see during your time in...More

1  Thank uncleglyn
Reviewed 3 November 2017

Had wanted to visit for years. Last minute decision to stop in. Interesting for any bibliophile and setting puts you back in time. Great sense of romanticism and interesting to remind us that Rome has been attracting artists, scholars, and poetic souls for ages. Can...More

Thank melvet1209
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Well I had always wanted to visit this museum, but in my several trips to Rome I never took the time, until now. OK, that's done -- and it only took about 30 minutes of my time. I can honestly say that the highlight of...More

Thank Sig79
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The Keats-Shelley House is practically right next to the Spanish Steps, so it would be a pity if you went to the one and neglected the other, particularly if you are a literary enthusiast! many of us would have read and studied Keats and Shelley...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I've wanted to visit this house for a number of years but each time I've been to Rome it seems to have passed me by, thankfully not this time. Keats' poetry has long been a significant part of my life and standing in the room...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

The rooms are overwhelmed by what looks like Victorian bookshelves, which means that information is placed high up and is difficult to read. Not to mention that the info looks like it was typed out half a century ago. The bookshelves ruin any vestige of...More

Thank Sylvie206
KeatsShelleyHouse, Manager at Keats-Shelley House, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

First of all, we very much regret that the style and decor of the House were not to your taste. You state that "the rooms are overwhelmed by what looks like Victorian bookshelves" and that "the bookshelves ruin any vestige of what the house looked...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

As a Keats-Shelley lover this was high on my agenda for my trip to Rome! The house is small but its great how many artefacts are stored there! The ladies who work there were friendly and helpful. Really happy I went - once in a...More

1  Thank 590frankie
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I had been most interested in visiting the Keats and Shelley museum at the base of the Spanish Steps but I was alone in this conviction so Donna and John took a cab back to the hotel and Dave climbed the 135 steps to find...More

Thank Kelleygirl2
Reviewed 12 August 2017

In glorious air conditioning, peruse at leisure this historical site. Have a view of the video first before entering upstairs to the main museum part. Keep your 5 Euro ticket and you can return!. After your visit why not go to the 'Cemetary for Foreigners...More

Thank sarahjW9570ZB
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Whether interested in the romantics or not, still worth a visit. A relaxed and tranquil environment to learn about the past and spend time in the moment. If you are looking for somewhere to be mindful you couldn't find a better place. I would definitely...More

Thank Campbell C
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