Blog

What is the Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome?

How far in advance should I book Piazza del Campidoglio tours?

  • We recommend booking Piazza del Campidoglio tours ahead of time to secure your spot. If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 148 Piazza del Campidoglio tours on Tripadvisor

Where is the Capitol Square in Rome?

  • The Piazza del Campidoglio (Capitol Square) is in the highest of the seven hills of point Rome, the Capitoline Hill. Located between the Roman Forum and the Campus Martius, the Capitoline Hill is part of the origin of the Roman city, its ruins buried under several layers of medieval and Renaissance architecture being.

What is the history of the Capitoline Hill in Rome?

  • By the 16th century, Capitolinus had become Capitolino in Italian, and Capitolium Campidoglio. The Capitoline Hill contains few ancient ground-level ruins, as they are almost entirely covered up by Medieval and Renaissance palaces (now housing the Capitoline Museums) that surround a piazza, a significant urban plan designed by Michelangelo.

image-What is the Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome?
image-What is the Piazza del Campidoglio in Rome?
Share this Post: