Located just next to Spanish steps and open 24/7 Villa Borhgese gardens are like a breath of fresh air for those who visit it. There are museums, a theatre, a bio park, a lake, a winter ice skating piste, rollerblade and skateboarders space as well as numerous fountains dotted throughout.
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Best enjoyed on Sundays when coach traffic is closed and Appa Antica Park is open for walks and bike riders.
Vatican Museums offer free admission to public on the last Sunday of every month, from 9 am to 12.30 pm. Just be aware of long lines. Free entrance also on the 27th of September (World day of Tourism).
Mouth of truth - an ancient lie detector according to legends, is widely known after the scene with Audrey Hepburn in romantic Roman Holiday (1953). Since then tourists spend their precious time in long queue just to experience a short moment of truth and take traditional picture.
Each year there are few special days when state owned museums in Italy are open with free admission.
Receive your special birthday present from Italian Government - citizens from European Community ( EU ) can have free entrance in all state-owned Museums, National Galleries and Archeological Areas in Italy on their birthday. Just be sure to have your ID, Passport or simply a copy of it to show at the desk to get your gift - free ticket.