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Typology: Non Parish Church

Address

Address: Via Giulia, 161
Zone: Rione Regola (Campo de' Fiori-Piazza Farnese) (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: +39 06 6864236

Opening times

Weekdays: open 5.00p.m. - 7.00p.m.
Holidays: open 10.30a.m.- 12.00p.m / 5 p.m. - 7.00p.m
Visitors are not  allowed  during  Mass (religious services)
For services schedule please refer to:
Opening times are subject to change. Please call the Church

Description

It was built in 1526 following based on a plan by  Baldassare Peruzzi’s plan and, in 1766, demolished and rebuiltby Paolo Posi in 1766. Thefacade, reminds recalls Borromini’s shapes and is decorated by a double set of columns crowned by a triangulargable. The interior has a nave with two vaulted roof side chapels with G.B. Marchetti’s stuccodecorations. There are also paintings of  by eighteenth- centuryartists. In the crypt holds, there is the old cemetery of the Arciconfraternita dei Senesi. Walking, and, through a yard one can also reach, theoratory, which ispreceded by the statue of Santa Caterina can be reached.
Last checked: 2018-03-19 9:48