"Around the Altar" Basilica San Giovanni in Laterano Tip by mrclay2000

Basilica San Giovanni in Laterano, Rome: 60 reviews and 142 photos

  altar, St John Lateran
by mrclay2000
 
 

Not until you near the altar does the true artistry of St John Lateran reveal itself to the eye. Away from the cold introduction throughout the nave, beyond the religious statues in their arched niches, the altar is a fair work that (like many other churches) claims to contain apostolic relics and remains.

Phone: +39 06 6988 6433
Website: http://www.vatican.va/various/basiliche/san_giovanni/index_it.htm

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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