Spanish Steps ~ La Scalinata di Trinità dei Mont
About the Spanish Steps
The Spanish Steps are a large staircase that connects the Trinità dei Monti Church with the Piazza di Spagna. Francesco de Sanctis and Alessandro Specchi designed the 135 step staircase in 1717. During this time, the steps connected the Bourbon Spanish Embassy with the Trinità dei Monti Church.
Address: Piazza di Spagna, 00187 Rome
Free – open space
Metro A – Spagna Stop
Hours of Operation
Open 24 Hours
Trinità dei Monti church is located at the top of the steps.
A lift, that goes to Trinità dei Monti church, is located in the Metro Complex.
During peak times the area around the Spanish Steps can be quite busy.
Watch out for pickpocketing in the area.
There are several name brand stores near the Spanish Steps.