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Lovely architecture

Pity we found the palace closed when we arrived yet the facade and location in Ariccia is worth a... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Lionel L
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Sliema, Malta
Hidden Gem

There was nothing on the exterior to indicate this was a palazzo with over 500 years of history. We... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
robert n
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Pity we found the palace closed when we arrived yet the facade and location in Ariccia is worth a visit when open. The Church opposite is imposing and was worth viewing

Thank Lionel L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

There was nothing on the exterior to indicate this was a palazzo with over 500 years of history. We went on a guided tour of the living quarters. The wall "paper" being stitched together, embossed leather was stunning and so unusual. The guide advised it...More

1  Thank robert n
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Reale nice experience visiting this not very known Palazzo, plenty of treasures of Barocco period. Don't miss the guided tour to the rooms and their incredible treasures.

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Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had a tour guide all to ourselves and he was terrific - extremely knowledgeable. I was able to understand his Italian - he spoke very clearly and not too quickly - but someone who does not know any Italian might want to check first...More

Thank Jackie G
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I visited this palace with my family on the 4th of August. I really liked the palace and especially the leather walls, i've never seen them before. The guided tour was very interesting, also thanks to our guide Marco, very prepared and enjoyable. Excellent quality...More

Thank GabriTrevi
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Agostino Chigi was a rich banker of Siena and he choice Rome and order to construct a wonderful Villa in 1508; (Recently renoved). Also Raffael and his students illustrated Mythology scenes, also horoscope with constellation, star pictures. - Cardinal Farnese acquired the Villa 70 years...More

1  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 22 January 2015

The Palazzo Chigi is often overlooked by tourists in Rome and is arguably one which should be on the must do list. Allow time to be consumed into the history as well as the charm of this building - you will not regret.

2  Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The palace is quite nice, well worth a visit. We visit the place through a guide tour and the Baroque Museum. However, we opted not to visit the garden. The reception had problems in printing the tickets. Thus, after 5 minutes waiting, & getting annoyed,...More

Thank Valletta054
Reviewed 13 May 2014

I'm lucky enough to live in this area of Italy had been here often a few years ago when the children were younger. We always liked it for its setting and simple elegance and lived in feel. It's a good size for a family visit...More

1  Thank sabsn
Reviewed 24 August 2013

This astonishing Palace is located in the centre of Ariccia's main place. The external façade of this building looks quite linear, even if magnificent, but the internal rooms are really impressive. Thanks to our guide, a very skilled guy, we got a lot of information...More

1  Thank Paola M
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