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Fontana dei Catecumeni

Piazza dei Madonna dei Monti, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Saturdays...

One of the best fountains in Rome where you can have aperitivo outside...sitting on the fountain... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2017
Brankica B
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Rome, Italy
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Fun hamgout

This is a great little piazza and lovely fountain. Tons of fun to hang out here after dark and have... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Amyscotty
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Baltimore, Maryland
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28 Jan 2017
“Saturdays...”
14 Nov 2016
“Fun hamgout”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza dei Madonna dei Monti, 00184 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

One of the best fountains in Rome where you can have aperitivo outside...sitting on the fountain stairs. Lively, surrounded by cosy bars and restaurants...really a must-see.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is a great little piazza and lovely fountain. Tons of fun to hang out here after dark and have a few drinks. Authentic, local atmosphere - very relaxed. We split a bottle of wine at the fountain and enjoyed the crowd and the evening....More

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

This fountain was just outside our hotel. In Rome people apparently like to take a bite and some drinks on the stairs of any fountain when the sun goes down. The fountain stairs was crowded every night for our entire stay, and close to a...More

Thank Sara A
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Reviewed 5 May 2016

great place to relax, drink a beer, and have a chat in a hot ,humid august summer night :) typical for rione monti

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Reviewed 4 May 2016

A charming little fountain is placed on the nice square in Monti and named after the nearby “College of catechumens”. It was designed by Giacomo Della Porta and realized by Battista Rusconi in the late 16th century after the restoration of the ancient Acqua Alexandrina,...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

Nice little square with a few good restaurants there. Easy to access. Off the main road Friendly people and staff nearby.

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Reviewed 28 July 2015

Strolled through this charming neighborhood of Monti, Rome, home to this lovely fountain by Giovanni Battista Falda about 1670. The white building on the left side of the fountain is the Church of Santi Sergio e Bacco, a Catholic Byzantine Church. It was a nice...More

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