"San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane" Quattro Fontane - The Four Fountains Tip by Julius_Caesar

by Julius_Caesar

Also known as ?San Carlino?, for its small dimensions, San Carlo alle Quattro Fontane was designed by Francesco Borromini and completed in 1667. The interior employs ingenious curves that give light to a small site, while the dome is lit by concealed windows.

Address: Via del Quirinale 23
Directions: take the subway and get off at Repubblica, then walk along via Nazionale and turn right at via delle Quattro Fontane, and walk till you arrive at the intersection with via del Quirinale.

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  • Written Jan 30, 2005
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