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"chiesa di Santa Croce in Gerusalemme" Basilica Santa Croce in Gerusalemme Tip by Julius_Caesar

 
 

The church was built by Emperor Constantine’s mother, St. Helena, who brought here many relics from Jerusalem, like the pieces of Christ’s Cross (“croce” means “cross”). The church has a beautiful frescoed ceiling and apse, dating from the 15th century.

Address: Piazza di S.Croce in Gerusalemme

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  • Updated Feb 23, 2005
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