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Parco del Colle Oppio, Rome

Parco del Colle Oppio - Rome, Italy
Parco del Colle Oppio
Viale della Domus Aurea, Rome, Italy 00184Map
Viale del Monte Oppio
+39 06 0608
Neighborhood: Centro Storico
Overview

Nestled in the heart of the city, Raffaele De Vico designed this park in the late 20th Century, with the aim of making the city center more attractive in accordance with a plan begun during the Napoleonic era. Note the octagonal fountain embellished with terracotta amphoras that adds to the beauty of the landscape. In addition, there are nymphaea with tufa decorations, fountains dedicated to Nero and Trajan, and various statues. This extensive garden is spread across 11 hectares (27.8 acres).

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Parco del Colle Oppio General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Parks, Gardens & Cemeteries
  • Nearest Train: Labicana
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