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Typology: Non Parish Church

Address

Address: Via In Selci, 82
Zone: Rione Monti (Colosseo-S.Giovanni-S.Maria Maggiore) (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: 0039 06 4827623

Opening times

open Sunday 9.30am-10.30am 
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

S. LUCIA IN SELCI Theorigins of the church can be traced back to the C.VIIIcentury. It was restored during the mid C.XVIIseventeenthcentury  by Borromini. Theinterior has a single nave with a barrel shaped vault and lateral nichesdecorated with stuccoes. On top of the entrance doorthere is a space reserved to the singers, probably made byBorromini, and a painting depicting Dio Padre made byCavalier d’Arpino.  Also madeStill by Cavalierd’Arpino, in the Landi chapel, built by Borromini in1637-39, there is the painting “SS. Trinità e i SS. Agostino e Monica” built by Borromini in1637-39.
Last checked: 2009-01-21 4:43