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Via delle Quattro Fontane, Rome

Via delle Quattro Fontane - Rome, Italy
Via delle Quattro Fontane
via 20 Settembre, Rome, Italy 00184Map
Neighborhood: San Giovanni - Termini - Colle Oppio - San Lorenzo
Overview

The road was built by Pope Sixtus V and was part of a long straight stretch called the Strada Felice together with the Via Sistina which continues after it meets Piazza Barberini. The name came from the complex of fountains that adorns it at the crossroads of Via XX Settembre and Via del Quirinale. At this point there are four large statues on each corner of the crossroads that represent two rivers, the Arno and Tiber, the goddess Diana and the god Juno.

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Via delle Quattro Fontane General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Barberini
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