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With this pre-booked skip-the-line Borghese Gallery ticket, you can visit one of Rome’s top art attractions without waiting in the admission queue. (Tickets often sell out a month in advance!) Housed inside Villa Borghese, the gallery is home to a renowned collection of artwork including paintings by Caravaggio and Raphael and sculptures by Bernini. When booking, select admission only to explore the gallery independently, or choose the upgrade option for a guided tour.


  • Skip-the-line entry to the Borghese Gallery in Rome
  • View the gallery at your leisure with a pre-booked ticket to avoid the queues
  • See one of Rome's most incredible art collections
  • Admire Bernini sculptures, as well as paintings by Caravaggio and Raphael
  • Don't miss a walk through the Villa Borghese gardens
  • Upgrade to a guided tour if you prefer to see the art with expert insight

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What You Can Expect

Skip the Line: Borghese Gallery Tickets

Skip the Line: Borghese Gallery Entrance Tickets

Your skip-the-line admission to the Borghese Gallery (Galleria Borghese) provides quick access to the gallery without waiting in the ticket line. Once inside, you are free to explore the collection of paintings, sculptures, antiquities and other artwork independently.

The Borghese collection includes masterpieces such as Deposition by Rubens and Pauline Bonaparte by Canova. Particular highlights include the Caravaggio room, where you can see paintings like David with the Head of Goliath, works by Raphael such as The Deposition and Lady with a Unicorn, and Bernini sculptures like Apollo and Daphne and David.

Before or after your visit, make sure you stroll around the beautiful gardens outside Villa Borghese and admire the view over Piazza del Popolo. 

Optional tour upgrade:
If you’d like to explore the gallery with expert commentary, upgrade your Borghese Gallery admission to include a 3-hour guided tour, limited to 20 people. You’ll hear about the history and stories behind various artworks and make sure you don’t miss any of the most important pieces. The tour also includes a guided walk through the Villa Borghese gardens.

Customer Reviews


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

One of the best places I have visited in my travels and will come back too


5 star rating: Highly Recommended April 2016

American Mike was a fabulous guide! He knows his art history and was able to tell us the juicy, human story behind each sculptor or painting. Thoroughly enjoyed and highly recommend!!

Philip C

5 star rating: Highly Recommended March 2016

Luka was excellent and engaging for 19 people- knew his subjects and kept us interested and entertained. In our 4 opinion he's a rock star.

roberta v

5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

This is not a tour just a way to collect your
Ticket without waiting in line. As such it is a help


5 star rating: Highly Recommended December 2015

This is one of those places where if you are wanting to look on your own like we did then this is the ticket. May I suggest that you go early and take time to visit their park. It is beautiful and full of little surprises like street music and occasional children field trips! Upon our exit seeing the line we were most appreciative!

Robert S

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

The gallery itself was amazing, however, we paid three times the ticket price for the privilege of skipping the line. Just call the gallery yourself and reserve in advance. This was so not worth it.

Sam Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

The Borghese is a magnificent gallery. We made full use of the two hours available to us, the works of art are exquisite. Being able to buy the ticket in advance made life easy for me, I tried using the online purchasing system for the gallery but it was tedious and the result was that I still couldn't buy the tickets.

Jennifer J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

Borghese is a MUST DO for Rome, even more so than Vatican tours. But you must buy a timed entry ticket or will not be allowed to visit.

Barbara R

5 star rating: Highly Recommended November 2015

This is a world-class museum and is a must-see if you are in Florence. Make sure you order your tickets ahead of time. It is highly recommended that you reserve a time, if possible. If you plan to see several sites in Florence, buy a Firenze Card which lets you into the most popular sites and usually without waiting in line. One last thing, be absolutely sure you wear good, comfortable shoes and can walk about a mile without much trouble.

Patrick O

5 star rating: Highly Recommended October 2015

WHAT A MUSEUM! The sculpture here really IS some of the best we have ever seen. There is a reason why this place is so popular and the works of art are, obviously, a bit part of that! The location itself is a huge public park which was very crowded on a Sunday with families and tourists strolling around or picnicking on the grounds. A beautiful green oasis, truly!

We had the audio tour which was absolutely wonderful in describing the key pieces and their history. a MUST to know about the art here.

We just loved visiting here. Very lucky to see such wonders.

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