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The Trevi's Fountain starts to discover after the restoration work
23 July 2015

The Trevi's Fountain starts to discover after the restoration work

Trevi's Fountain begins to uncover a little after its scaffolding erected to enable the restoration work started last year to clean up and give new artistic force to one of the most beautiful fountains of Rome, theater of historical films and wishing well for many tourists.

Work is under way quickly and a few days have moved to the bottom of the fountain is for this reason that the initial scaffolding have been removed, so the work can continue. The final stages are reserved to the cliff and the last stage is the bath, which at the end of the works, will be filled with water.

During the restoration work it has been built a plexiglas walkway in the center of the tub and placed passable to allow everyone to see first hand the work. In addition, the project also a multimedia part, was created a website and a mobile application which allows you to take and send selfie, this will get a personalized poster of the Trevi's Fountain with its fountain played.

The Trevi's Fountain is cured in every detail, will be grouted the damaged and eroded by the elements, is to replace all the metal elements, placed on the floor by now ruined, it will be taken off the limestone sediments and vegetation created between the creeks, restoring luster and bringing back the original color of his marble.

The project started in July 2014 will end in October this year, thanks to the contribution of the fashion house Fendi, which has allocated 2 million and 180 thousand euro for this splendid example of art that racchuide extreme charm and elegance can return to its former glory .

The Trevi's Fountain, situated on Palazzo Poli, was created to convey the water coming from the Virgin to the Baths of Vespasian Agrippa near the Pantheon, and in 1735 Nicola Salvi won an open competition with 17,000 crowns ensured the construction of the fountain we see today

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