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Typology: Non Parish Church


Address: Piazza di San Gregorio, 2
Zone: Rione Celio (Terme di Caracalla) (Roma centro)
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Telephone: 0039 06 70494966 (solo negli orari di apertura) - 349 3567626

Opening times

Tuesday 09:30am-12:30pm
Thursday 09:30am-12:30pm
Saturday 09:30am-12:30pm
Sunday 09:30am-12:30pm


To the right of the oratory of St Andrew is the oratory of Santa Barbara or of the Triclinium, restored by Cardinal Baronio (1602-1606) and standing by the remains of a Roman house with annexed shops (C.II - III). To the right of the portal the oratory has an inscription inspired to an antique tradition according to which a triclinium from which Gregory the Great distributed food to the poor was once located there. The interior, based on a single nave, embodies walls that were frescoed by Antonio Viviani da Urbino (1602). On the wall in the background is the statue of Gregory the Great by Nicolas Cordier (1602).
Last checked: 2009-03-13 11:03