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San Marcello al Corso, Rome

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San Marcello al Corso, a church in Rome, Italy, is a titular church whose cardinal-protector normally holds the (intermediary) rank of cardinal-priest. The church, dedicated to Pope Marcellus I, is located just inset from Via del Corso, in ancient times called via Lata, and which now connects Piazza Venezia to Piazza del Popolo. It stands diagonal from the church of Santa Maria in Via Lata and two doors from the Oratory of Santissimo Crocifisso.
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  • August 7, 2017
    Founded in 310, rebuilt in the 12th, and then after a fire in 1527. Important for its antiquities and works of art. In the pyre was saved miraculously a large crucifix, which still is the object of great veneration. The façade, a masterpiece of Carlo Fontana.
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  • August 3, 2017
    I was in this place, but not between, is a church which adorns one of the busiest street of Rome, at the moment you're walking to browsing the shops and surprise, this Church of centuries ago appears.
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  • July 29, 2017
    Just a ship but it's beautiful, frescoes in the top of the walls, altar, different details in each arc. Get closer. By the way the piety with colors
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  • Peaceful, beautiful and absolutely a charming church to spend a moment or two without the teeming tourist crowds. I do not know why this place hasn't been recommended in tourist guide books, but it is definitely worth a visit if you are around this area.
  • Right off the street on the way to Trevi Foundation while coming from Piazza Venezia. Beautiful church with lovely ceiling. a good spot to sit and contemplate.
  • Extraordinarily beautiful church with amazing works of art.
  • Walking down the road and almost walked passed. Went inside and found a little gem. It's good to look past the obvious sights and look for gems like this.
  • Beautifully decorated church. Well worth a peek inside. Remember to look up, the ceiling is amazing.

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