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Santa Maria in Trastevere

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Address: Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy
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The most important church in Trastevere

Unfortunately, now the facade is going through a restoration. But inside everything is brilliant - the Cosmatesco floor, the ceiling, the mosaics in the apse, the works of... read more

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

Unfortunately, now the facade is going through a restoration. But inside everything is brilliant - the Cosmatesco floor, the ceiling, the mosaics in the apse, the works of Domenichino on the ceiling. This pretends to be one of the earliest churches in Rome and for sure is one of many, dedicated to Mother Mary. the campanile is also very typical,... More 

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's hard to really say anything about this church that I haven't already said about almost every other church in Rome. It's a beautiful church and definitely worth stopping in to see. I was on a tour of the area that included a stop in, but not an actual tour of the church, so I only got to see part... More 

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We visited the eternal city for the first time in April 2016 to celebrate our 25th Wedding Anniversary as we had always planned to visit since meeting but life took it's path. We thoroughly enjoyed our introduction to the city and returned in October 2016 to visit our daughter who was studying at the university and also catch up with... More 

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We went there after visiting the Capitolini museum. Lovely walk over bridge and the square where the church was located was a lovely place for lunch. We loved the church s architecture esp the ceiling details.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not much to say as Rome is full of stunning architecture and churches and this is yet another one. Simply stunning.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of the most famous medieval churches in Rome. There are gilded ceiling and impressive mosaic. The mosaics on the floor are made by Byzantine craftsmen.

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Santa Maria in Trastevere is a treasure. Located in the piazza of the same name, this church is a hidden gem amongst the sprawling cathedrals of Rome. This church is one of the oldest, if not the oldest in Rome. Dating back to the 5th century.

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In one of my favorites neighborhoods, this Church is very impressive in its style. The artwork is beautiful and different. One of my favorite places in Rome and near many restaurants and stores.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were interested in visiting the exterior gates were shiput. They did open when we were eating but no access afpfainnafter we had eaten. The square is a tourist attraction but not superior to other parts of the city.

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This church is worth a visit. It has a beautiful and quiet atmosphere, and a marvellous mosaic apsis.

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Trastevere
Trastevere ("beyond the Tiber") is like a faded postcard, a little worn around the edges but still charming. With its wide-open piazzas, meandering streets, weathered Renaissance buildings, and overgrown personality, it's become an irresistible mecca for visitors. Trastevere is an enclave of entertainment - a rotating set of street performers entertains almost every night, and unforgettable eateries and bars pepper its piazzas and side streets. For a trip to the past, visit the southern and western flanks of Trastevere for pockets of yesteryear, less traversed areas with a residual 1960s and 70s Roman vibe.
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