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Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri

Piazza della Repubblica | Piazza della Repubblica, Rome, Italy
+39 06 488 0812
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Spectacular church full of breathtaking statues and paintings. Located near the Termini station in Rome, this church is guaranteed to leave you gasping in admiration.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Piazza della Repubblica | Piazza della Repubblica, Rome, Italy
+39 06 488 0812
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Reviewed yesterday

Sited in the beautiful area of Piazza della Repubblica, this Basilica designed by Michel Angelo is a must see. When you step inside it feels like you are transported in time. Sculptures, zodiac simbols representing the seasons begginings on the floor, alongside the Meridian line...More

Thank Ceci2812
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The outside looks like an old Roman brick wall and the inside is stupendous. The basilica has the vaulted ceilings in the various chapels all beautifully painted and rested. The statues in front of the chapels are exquisite and the floors of the basilica were...More

Thank frequent1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very interesting building, that looks like part of the ruins until you go inside! It is very big and stunningly beautiful! The Meridian line is very interesting as well here. One of our favorite churches in Rome!

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Santa Maria degli Angeli and Martiri doesn't look like much from the outside and there were aggressive hustlers and panhandlers around the entrance. Once inside, however, the church is spacious and quiet. Designed by Michelangelo to fit into one of the great halls of the...More

Thank Anonymous621
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were close by so we stopped in here. It is huge and nice. Fun to observe and learn about the meridian line which is inside on the floor. Would not go out of my way to see this church, but if nearby, do stop...More

Thank Steven L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I must have visited about a dozen different churches and basilicas in Rome and Vatican City, and they're all nice. This is no exception, and is worth a quick stop into if you are getting off the bus or train at Termini as it is...More

Thank James I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you are tired of seeing churches you must pay a visit to this one on Piazza della Repubblica near Termini station. Michelangelo was commissioned to help convert the Baths of Diocletian - a huge emporium dedicated to bathing in Roman times - to...More

Thank bmacmc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An ancient church on the burial site os the saint opposite the tomb of the unknown soldier, in front of the fountain and near the train and bus stations.

Thank lamja1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were most impressed by this basilica. It didn´t luck like much from the outside. But inside it was magnificent and huge. Amazing to think this is a remodeled old bath house and only a part of it we found out from our guidebook. The...More

Thank Mia018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were walking in the area and came across the Basilica, just wandered in and were amazed by the size and beauty.

Thank Susan W
Old school vibe from the very beginning is the only
way to describe the Esquilino neighbourhood. The
Esquilino takes pride in being one of the oldest areas
in Rome for its key location on one of the city’s
famous seven hills. From an ancient neighbourhood to
its modern incarnation as a multicultural hub,
Esquilino always has something going on—polyglot
vendors debate street artists while kids play pick-up
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Is there a shop selling religious articles in the Basilica?
23 May 2016|
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Response from Elaineda | Reviewed this property |
There are shops around outside
Ralph P
what times for Sunday Mass?
19 July 2015|
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Response from Charles_Kelly2014 | Reviewed this property |
I don't have such info but thnx to Geno of Glen Mills :)
Do I pay to go in this church
29 May 2015|
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Response from Cecilia U | Reviewed this property |
You do not pay. Entrance is free.