Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo, Rome

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#23 of 459 in Historic Sites in Rome
Located in the famous Piazza del Popolo, Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo is an Augustinian church filled with historic artwork. Artists featured here include Raphael, Andrea Bregno, Caravaggio, Donato Bramante, and more. Small fees are required to illuminate the artwork. Check out the tombs, where famous figures like Girolamo Basso della Rovere, Giovanni Battista Gisleni, and Agostino Chigi are buried. The church is featured in novels by Dan Brown. With our world travel planner, Rome attractions like Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • My main reason for the visit was the 2 Caravaggio paintings, even more beautiful in real life, amongst the other master pieces here. Well worth a visit  more »
  • Another nice church. Getting a renovation. This one just outside Popolo Square. Has two Caravaggio masterpieces. Check the schedule. We waited for the 8am service to end then I had to ask to see the w...  more »
  • We only came here because the Vatican Museums were closed due to snow but we were glad we did. It was good to see the art works in the place they were made for rather than collected together in a muse...  more »
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