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Typology: Parish Church

Address

Address: Via di Santa Dorotea, 23
Zone: Rione Trastevere (Gianicolo) (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: +39 06 5806205
Fax: +39 06 5806205

Opening times

Open 07:30am-12:00pm 04:00pm-07:30pm
Visitors are not  allowed  during  Mass (religious services)
For services schedule please call the Church.
Opening times are subject to change. Please call the Church or visit: www.parrocchiasantadorotea.com/orari

 

Description

S. DOROTEA The church was mentioned for the first timeduring the beginning of C.the XII centuryin a notification called San Silvestro, made by Callisto II. In1445 the name of S. Dorotea was added since the martyr was buried inside thechurch. Restored for the Jubilee of 1475 by Sisto IV, it was given to the PadriMinori Conventuali who decided to restore it once again. The job was given toGian Battista Nolli who terminated it in 1756. The concave facade has tall couples of ionicIoniancolumns and an entryanceportal with a curved gable. The interior has a single nave with six lateralchapels. The base of the main altar, next to the urn with the ashes of the deadsaint, is Gian Battista Nolli’s tomb.
Last checked: 2014-07-28 10:09