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"Inside" Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore Tip by Willettsworld

Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome: 74 reviews and 182 photos

The lavish coffered ceiling inside the basilica is Renaissance whilst the facades, domes and chapels are Baroque. At the apse is the "Coronation of the Virgin" 13th century mosaic by Jacopo Torriti.

Phone: +39 06 6988 6800
Website: http://www.vatican.va/various/basiliche/sm_maggiore/index_fr.html

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  • Written Jul 27, 2005
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