SVENSKA | ENGLISH | ITALIANO

Visit

Find us
Accessibility
Guided tours
Virtual guided tour

Villa San Michele

Villa San Michele
Architecture
The Museum
The Collection
Luisa Casati Stampa

Axel Munthe

Biography
The Royal Connection
The Story of San Michele
Historic Photo Album
Axel Munthe Today
Munthe’s BBC Program

The Garden

The Garden
The Gardener
Rare Plants
Prizes and Mentions
Barbarossa the Castle
Birds

The Foundation

The Foundation
The Board

Café & Events

Café Casa Oliv
Aperitivo con Billy
Private Events at Villa San Michele
The Museum Shop

Cultural events

News
Cultural events
Collaborations and links


CLOSE
SELECT * FROM tempo_texts WHERE language="en" AND (assid="534" OR assid="283" OR assid="535" OR assid="536" OR assid="263" OR assid="264" OR assid="537" OR assid="287" OR assid="539" OR assid="538" OR assid="540" OR assid="541" OR assid="550" OR assid="542" OR assid="543" OR assid="289" OR assid="544" OR assid="545" OR assid="268" OR assid="546" OR assid="291" OR assid="547" OR assid="549" OR assid="548") AND ass="media"

Historic Photo Album

Axel Munthe, 23, in Paris, starting his career as a physician
Axel Munthe, 23, in Paris, starting his career as a physician
Munthe’s first wife Ultima Hornberg (1861-1895)
Munthe’s first wife Ultima Hornberg (1861-1895)
Axel Munthe’s dog Puck. Munthe used his name as a pseudonym
Axel Munthe’s dog Puck. Munthe used his name as a pseudonym
Panorama picture of Villa San Michele at the beginning of the 20th century
Panorama picture of Villa San Michele at the beginning of the 20th century
Princess Marie Louise of Hannover beneath the newly planted pergola
Princess Marie Louise of Hannover beneath the newly planted pergola
Axel Munthe and the Crown Princess Victoria on a boat trip
Axel Munthe and the Crown Princess Victoria on a boat trip
Axel Munthe in the atrium of Villa San Michele
Axel Munthe in the atrium of Villa San Michele
Munthe oversees the bath of the dog Jallah
Munthe oversees the bath of the dog Jallah
Queen Victoria resting in the sun at Capri
Queen Victoria resting in the sun at Capri
Axel Munthe’s mongoose at Villa San Michele
Axel Munthe’s mongoose at Villa San Michele
King Gustaf V and Queen Victoria of Sweden visiting Anacapri 1913
King Gustaf V and Queen Victoria of Sweden visiting Anacapri 1913
Hilda Pennington Mellor (1882-1967), Munthe’s second wife
Hilda Pennington Mellor (1882-1967), Munthe’s second wife
The chapel of Villa San Michele with the Etruscan Sphinx
The chapel of Villa San Michele with the Etruscan Sphinx
The inside of the chapel. Munthe used it as a library and a music room
The inside of the chapel. Munthe used it as a library and a music room
Prince Gustaf Adolf with his fiancée, Princess Margaret of Connaught
Prince Gustaf Adolf with his fiancée, Princess Margaret of Connaught
Munthe and his beloved dogs
Munthe and his beloved dogs
A smiling Munthe with dog and friends at Villa San Michele
A smiling Munthe with dog and friends at Villa San Michele
Street life in Anacapri
Street life in Anacapri
Munthe with the donkey Rosina
Munthe with the donkey Rosina
Munthe’s baboon Billy picking fleas on the dog Tappio
Munthe’s baboon Billy picking fleas on the dog Tappio
Munthe with sons Malcolm, Peter and Hilda at the family estate Hildasholm
Munthe with sons Malcolm, Peter and Hilda at the family estate Hildasholm
Fateful picture of Munthe on a walk, late in life
Fateful picture of Munthe on a walk, late in life
Axel Munthe overlooking the light house at Capri
Axel Munthe overlooking the light house at Capri
The article announcing Munthe’s death by the famous Italian journalist Indro Montanelli
The article announcing Munthe’s death by the famous Italian journalist Indro Montanelli