Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura
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The second biggest Basilica in Rome after S. Peter. 1km from home 15'min walking
Erected during the fourth century AD, the Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls (Basilica di San Paolo Fuori le Mura) is one of the four major basilicas of Rome, and the second largest after St. Peter's Basilica. It was founded on the burial ground of St. Paul. Although the Basilica isn’t in the…
Byzantine church. The largest basilica after St. Peter's, very beautiful inside in spite of its external appearance (redone after a fire).
basilica certainly not close to the bb. there is a reason why it is called San Paolo Fuori le mura (over the wall). But if you are in Rome to discover its history, really, admire this splendor