Monster Park

Monster Park covers an area of 3 hectares. It is also known as the Sacred Wood or Villa of Wonders, a monumental complex, with special grotesque basalt sculptures depicting mythological animals, gods and monsters.

The park was built by Prince Pier Francesco Orsini (called Vicino Orsini) and commissioned by the architect Pirro Ligorio, and was dedicated to his wife Giulia Farnese.

Guides:
Guide of Bomarzo

Guide of Bomarzo

Bomarzo falls within the Etruscan area and housed the great necropolis of Pianmiano, excavated in 1800s and today forgotten: an […]