The Basilica of Saint Mary Major (Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore)

It is the largest Catholic Marian church in Rome. The church is sometimes referred to as Our Lady of the Snows. It is the cradle of the Roman Christian civilization. It was built in 430 under the reign of Sixtus III in the Roman style. It is the first church dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The church retains the core of its original structure, despite several additional construction projects and damage by the earthquake. Latin rites are held here. It is registered as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Address: Piazza di Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome
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  • Natalia, 11-09-2013

    Пока что самая красивая Базилика в Риме;)

  • Victor, 30-08-2013

    Место захоронения Бернини. Здесь же-его скульптуры

  • RODOLFO, 06-06-2013

    é para Trastevere o que São Pedro é para o Vaticano. Com mosaicos esplêndidos, é parada obrigatória.

  • Invasioni Digitali, 08-04-2013

    20/04/2013 ore 15:00 Roma Medievale a Roma. Passeggiata alla scoperta della roma medievale attraverso le chiese si Santa Maria maggiore con Elisa Art Trip

  • Сергей, 14-03-2013

    Действительно очень красивое место

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