"The east front" Top 5 Page for this destination St. Peter's Basilica - Basilica San Pietro Tip by Diana75

  St. Peter's Basilica by night
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  • St. Peter's Basilica by night - Vatican City
      St. Peter's Basilica by night
    by Diana75
  • St. Peter's Basilica by night - Vatican City
      St. Peter's Basilica by night
    by Diana75
 

Preceded by an enormous perron, the basilica's east front was begun by Carlo Maderno between 1607 and 1614.

It is 45m high and 115m wide and is characterized by emergent columns with some windows in between.

Phone: +39 06 6988 3731
Website: http://www.vatican.va/various/basiliche/san_pietro/index_it.htm

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  • Written Feb 3, 2007
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