Squares of Rome

Must-See Square of Rome

Place d' Espagne à Rome The squares or piazzas of Rome are among the main attractions of the city. Whether you wish to immerse yourself in the history of the city or just relax, meet up, take an aperitif, or just hang out! Here is an overview of four must-see squares of the eternal city.

Square of Rome (continued)

Piazza Venezia A tour among the squares of Rome: from antiquity to modern, through the baroque and renaissance: the Piazza del Popolo, Piazza Farnese, Campo dei Fiori, the Bocca della Verita, and many others.

Piazza di Spagna – Spanish Steps

Place d'Espagne à Rome An eighteenth century work, this square has an unusual and irregular aspect and is at the foot of the Pincio Hill.The celebrated Spanish Steps of its monumental stairway lead to the French church of Trinità dei Monti, an iconic sight with its two symmetrical bell towers.

Piazza Navona

Fontana del Moro Piazza Navona This is one of the liveliest places in Rome, with many painters, restaurants, cafes and ice-cream shops. Having kept the shape of the ancient Stadium of Domitian, Piazza Navona has become the most emblematic of the golden age of the Baroque.

St. Peter’s Square

Place Saint-Pierre de Rome This square, surrounded by a majestic quadruple colonnade displays the largest church of the Christian world: St. Peter's Basilica (Basilica di San Pietro). It is also the heart of Vatican City,