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Basilica S.Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri

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must see Basilica beside St. Peters in Roma

This Basilica was suited in an area close to the bus terminal, from the outside you could never... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Philip F
South Boston, Virginia
Little but full of history

The Santa Maria degli Angeli and i Martiri is a beautiful church that overlooks Piazza della... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2018
Francesco F
Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Basilica was suited in an area close to the bus terminal, from the outside you could never imagine how grand the inside was. Like all grand churches of Italy everything were well designed & made to the grandest scale. The amazing item inside the...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2018

The Santa Maria degli Angeli and i Martiri is a beautiful church that overlooks Piazza della Repubblica. Michelangelo obtained this church from a part of the Baths of Diocletian, the so-called frigidarium. The church, in the shape of a cross, is relatively small compared to...More

Thank Francesco F
Reviewed 27 August 2018

One of the amazing basilicas of Rome, nearby Rome Termini. Glorious.Don't miss the new bronzedoors created by Igor Mitoraj in 2006 of John the Baptist and a five metre high bronze statue of Galileo Galilei Divine Man in the coutyard.

Thank maria m
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Yet another beautiful Basilica in Rome Surely cannot give this a miss once you spot it. Located centrally, unmissable

Thank SunnyOli
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Michelangelo worked on the remaining structure of the baths to design a beautiful church. The entrance seems carved into a cove of the cold pool ruins of the baths with no true facade. A type of sundial meridian line is built inside the church and...More

Thank Holmes-Jen
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

If your passing you have to visit !!! What a beautiful place to visit !!! Easy to miss if your walking past or near by !!! just an amazing place very beautiful and so much history behind it !!

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 15 April 2018

From the facade of the building, it just looks like another Basilica. However, the moment you step into the building, you are in for a surprise. The decor and carvings are splendid, no long queues and free as well. It is a place where you...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

On outside appearance you would never venture in but you would be quiet shocked and pleasantly surprised . Some brilliant works of art high ceiling decor . No touts no ques no entrance fee well worth a visit ,

Thank jeffl2503
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Located very close to Rome’s Termini, the Basilica is a place which shouldn’t be avoided during your Rome’s Trip. This ancient and collossal place is indeed worth your visit.

Thank Mojmir B
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This was the first on our list for our too short afternoon in Rome. We found it pretty easily and best of all, parking was close and we began our walk to see the sights. I'm glad my friend did the research for she picked...More

Thank Larry A
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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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