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Typology: Non Parish Church

Address

Address: Piazza dei Cavalieri di Malta, 4
Zone: Rione Ripa (Circo Massimo-Bocca Verità-Aventino) (Roma centro)
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Contacts

Telephone: 06 67581398

Opening times

Open with permission from the Order of the Knights of Malta.

Send an email requesting to book a visit to the "Magistral Villa of the Sovereign Order of Malta" visitorscentre@orderofmalta.int

Groups from 10 to 25 people
Entrance fee € 5,00 per person +
Compulsory guide in Italian € 80,00 - in foreign languages € 100,00.

Scheduled events

Description

The church too belongs to the Ordine Sovrano di Malta and was completely remodeled and decorated by Gian Battista Piranesi in 1765, who turned it into one of the most beautiful neoclassical creations, so original on the whole and in the decorative particulars. The façade has a single order of fluted pilaster strips, with rich capitols and a portal surmounted by an oculus and a triangular tympanum. The interior, very evocative and with a Latin cross with side niches and apse, is roofed by a vault richly decorated by stuccoes.

See also

Culture and leisure › Green › Gardens, villas and urban parks
Last checked: 2021-04-08 11:37