Department of Culture and Tourism

The Tivoli you don't expect

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italiano inglese

"In the last few days I have been to Tivoli and I have seen one of the first wonders of nature.
The waterfalls, the ruins and the overall landscape belong to those objects,
the knowledge of which enriches our most inner souls."

J.W. Goethe


Tivoli, Superb City


Ancient Tivoli, called Tibur Superbum by Virgil in his Aeneid, has a much longer history than Rome’s and dates back to 1215 BC, when it was considered the most important point of convergence of different peoples.

This is borne out by the Sanctuary of Hercules Victor, a structure dating back to the 2nd century BC and still visible today.
Today’s image of Tivoli is inextricably linked to its thermal baths and to the three magnificent villas which adorn it: the spectacular Villa d'Este and the archaeological area of Villa Adriana (Hadrian’s Villa), both UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and the landscape view of Villa Gregoriana, run by the FAI (The Italian Environmental Fund). The unique sceneries that emerge from this area were a favourite of poets, painters and rich aristocrats who used to come here in the 19th century during their Grand Tour.
The Tivoli "Grand Tour" is a charming trip through the archaeology, history, places of worship and natural sceneries inside Tivoli that you don't expect - well cared for by the love of its citizens and highly appreciated by tourists and lovers of beauty.






The Tivoli you don't expect

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28 GIUGNO

28/06/2015

Tivoli - Teatrino Comunale
ore 19.00
"Ma dove stiamo andando" di Tiziana Colagrossi Segnalini con Compagnia Poco Più in Là
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13° Raduno Fiat 500 Auto e Moto d'epoca

05/07/2015

Tivoli - Piazza Rivarola
ore 17.00
13° Raduno Fiat 500 Derivate Abarth, Giannini Auto e Moto d'Epoca "Citta di Tivoli".
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TIVOLI INCONTRA

04/07/2015

Tivoli- Villa D'Este
ore 21.00
"Villa d’Este di Notte", con Philippe Daverio, sesto ed ultimo incontro della Rassegna "Tivoli incontra".
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Duo Fantasia Band

03/09/2015

Tivoli - Parcheggio di Via Leonina ore 21:00

Spettacolo Musicale “Duo Fantasia Band”

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