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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The four fountains are situated at the intersection between Via delle Quattro Fontane and Via del Quirinale, and are accessible by metro - station Castro Pretorio. The fountains where installed between 1588 and 1593, being ordered by the Pope Sixtus V. One of the fountains...More

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 24 September 2018

If you want to get a close up look at the four sculptures/fountains which make up this group, I warn you that they are on a busy intersection! So be careful. And you will need to have some patience to get good photos of all...More

Thank Charming_Karl
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Walking from the Viminale down to the Barberini metro station, we came across the Quattro Fontane, a fountain at each corner of a crossroads, decorated by sculptures. Great urban architectural idea in a city full of them. It can get busy on this corner so...More

Thank VoyagerAimerSourire
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I happened upon the Quattro Fontane. Each sculpture amazing on its own, it is a true wonder to view all four corners. Worth the walk!

Thank AMVTX92
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

In any other city this group of four fountains would be a destination but this charming group is modest compared to monumental Trevi fountain. All the same, I hope to see them again. Work them into your itinerary on a walk from Santa Maria Maggiore...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Don't be disturbed by passing pedestrians in this streets intersection. One should stop and stare at these imposing beautiful sculptures. Each of the 4 fountains tells a story...

1  Thank l0ul0uh
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Four corners and four beautiful fountains depicting the rivers gods that were installed in the 16th century but the road is busy one.

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Typical Rome you just find a place like this on a busy road when you least expect it. Beautiful sculptures in amongst the busy roads.

Thank TriciaBishop
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The amazing talents of the sculptor Bernini are the centerpiece of a lively and bustling Square. One can just imagine the goings on of so many centuries of Romans and visitors.

Thank Annie P
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Seen one fountain seen them all, that is not the case with the fountains of Rome. They are all unique in there own way. What to do with a cross intersection, why not place an ornate fountain on the corner of each street, hence, Quattro...More

Thank JnVSydney
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Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighborhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighborhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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