20 Dazzling Fountains in Rome You Need to See

Fountains have been in Rome for over 2000 years, providing both drinking water and decoration. In 98 AD Rome had nine aqueducts which fed 39 fountains.

Today, Rome has more than 2000 fountains. These vary from the monumental fountains to the tiny. Here are 20 of the most beautiful fountains in Rome.

The Trevi Fountain is located at a junction of three roads and was one of the original sources of water in Ancient Rome.

Fontana di Trevi (Trevi Fountain)


It isn’t difficult to figure how Fontana Della Tartarughe got its name. This fountain in Piazza Mattei features bronzed turtles jumping off its top level.

Fontana Della Tartarughe (Turtle Fountain)


The fountain was commissioned by Pope Urban VII and was created by Pietro Bernini and his son Gian Lorenzo.

Fontana Della Barcaccia (Fountain of the Leaky Boat)


These four late Renaissance fountains are located at the crossing of Via delle Quattro Fontane and Via del Quirinale.

Quattro Fontane (The Four Fountains)


This beautiful fountain in the Testaccio area of Rome was designed by Pietro Lombardi.

Fontana Delle Anfore (Fountain of the Amphorae)


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