Basilica of Our Lady in Trastevere
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About this place
The basilica was probably the first official christian cult place in Rome. According to the legend, it was ordered by Pope Callisto I during C.III and completed by the hand of San Giulio. Place Managed by the Rome's Tourism Dept. in collaboration with //Avanti Concept Agency
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11 mins Walk The Basilica of Santa Maria in Trastevere is one of the oldest churches of Rome. The basic floor plan and wall structure of the church date back to 340 AD.
beautiful square in the center of the Trastevere district with central fountain and street artists, monumental church.
The reigning queen of Trastevere’s family of must-see destinations, Santa Maria di Trastevere is one of Rome’s oldest churches. First constructed in 221 and 227, the basilica is renowned for its unique and beautiful 13th century mosaics by Pietro Cavallini. Situated in Trastevere’s bustling Piazza…
one of the six still existing Roman churches erected over pagan temples! In the portico of access an endless myriad of intriguing votive incisions of sailors and Roman traders to the pagan gods. In the heart of the popular district of Trastevere, which is the undisputed symbol.