"S.Maria in Trastevere church" Basilica Santa Maria in Trastevere Tip by Julius_Caesar

 
 

Probably the first official Christian place of worship to be built in Rome, this church became the focus of devotion to the Virgin Mary. Today?s church is largely a 12th century building, remarkable for its mosaics, in particular those by Pietro Cavallini.

Address: Piazza S.Maria in Trastevere
Phone: +39 06 581 4802
Website: http://www.tesoridiroma.net/chiese_medioevo/santa_maria_trastevere.html

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