"Castel Sant'Angelo" Castel Sant'Angelo Tip by kentishgirl

Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome: 146 reviews and 289 photos

  Castel Sant'Angelo
by kentishgirl

This was a fortress for the popes in the 6th Century.
Pope Gregory the Great saw a vision of an angel here telling him that this would be the end of the Plague in Rome. And this is how the building was named!

This is located close to the Vatican.

Address: Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00186 Roma, Italy
Directions: Off Piazza Adriana or the St. Angelo Bridge
Phone: +39 06 681 9111
Website: http://www.castelsantangelo.com/

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  • Updated Nov 1, 2004
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