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Panorama Villa Aldobrandini

Villa Aldobrandini on the Quirinal hill in Rome



In a few web pages the fascinating history of the
Villa Aldobrandini in Rome.
Built at the beginning of the 17th Century by Cardinal Pietro Aldobrandini, the Villa is now the property of the Italian State and the headquarters of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT).




1. The territory of Rome in the archaic period.
2. Republican Rome at the beginning of the 4th Century B.C.
3. Imperial Rome in the 3rd Century A.D.
4. Medieval Rome
5. Renaissance Rome
6. Villa Aldobrandini in the early 17th Century
7. Villa Aldobrandini at the end of the 17th Century
8. The Aldobrandini art collections
9. The Grand Tour
10. Villa Aldobrandini in the Napoleonic period (early 19th Century)
11. Villa Aldobrandini in the late 19th Century
12. Villa Aldobrandini today
13. The Quirinal hill and the practice of law
14. Select bibliography
15. Cultural events



This site has been created by Paula J. Howarth of the International Institute for the Unification of Private Law (UNIDROIT).
Posted in June 1996 and periodically updated by paulahowarth@villa-aldobrandini.it