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The Fountain of the Turtles is located in Piazza Mattei. It was about a 10-15 minute walk from Piazza Venezia. We were on a quest to see some of the unique fountains of Rome, and were glad we walked here! There's a charming restaurant in...More
This fountain featuring a Turtle being held up by the hands of sculpted people on the rim of the fountain drew our attention in this city of fountains. There is an interesting story to it which I will lets you discover for yourselves
When I lived in Rome as a teenager, this was one of my favorite fountains in Rome. There was something whimsical about it then and still today. TheTurtle Fountain was built by Taddeo Landini between 1581-1588. The fountain is considered one of Rome's finest, and...More
Fontana delle Tartarughe is a small fountain near to largo Di Torre Argentina. The fountain had been built in the 16th century with four men standing on a fish with turtles lying above them. Quite interesting but easily missed out during the visit to the...More