Viale delle Belle Arti, Rome

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Viale delle Belle Arti, Rome

It goes along the zone located at the feet of the Monti Parioli. Here in 1911 was organized the Exposition of Fine Art (Esposizione delle Belle Arti), which later became the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, and gave name to the road.

The zone of Valle Giulia, between the extreme end of Villa Borghese and Monti Parioli, was all occupied by foreign cultural Institutions: Romanian (1922), Dutch (1933), Austrian (1936), Belgian (1939), and Swedish (1940) Academies, British School, and etc.

In the beginning of the viale is the Chiesa di S.Eugenio, erected in honor of pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli) in 1942-1951, by Enrico Galeazzi and Mario Redini. It is in neo-Renaissance forms with a high dome and a bell-tower. Interior is decorated by numerous works of art.

Address:
Viale delle Belle Arti
00196 - 00197, Rome, Lazio, Italy
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