Rome's rose garden opens in October

Municipal rose garden open from 1-15 October.

This year Rome's rose garden is open to the public from 1-15 October, each day from 08.30-18.00.

The Roseto Comunale is home to 1,000 different varieties of rose and is free of charge. Free guided tours can be requested by calling 065746810 or by emailing

In addition, at 15.00 on 12 October, there is a free tour in Italian sign language.

Located on Via di Valle Murcia 6, on the eastern side of the Aventine hill, the Roseto is close to the Circo Massimo stop on the metro B line. The garden is normally open from late April until mid-June.

For more details see city website.