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Basilica di Sant'Andrea della Valle

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Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 00186 Rome, Italy
Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
+39 06 686 1339
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

It was cathedral and basilica day in Rome for us and San Andra della Valle would be the third one today that we visited. We discovered this place just waking back to the main center of the city and decided to take a look. It...More

1  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

So maybe it's not as glamorous as a few of the other basilicas (particularly the papal ones) but Saint Andrews (of the Valley) is a stunning building. The fresco of his martyrdom is worth the visit on its own; but there's a few gems to...More

Thank kevintrly
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We skipped the visit to Saint Peters because of overcrowding while visiting the Vatican Museums and a few days later stumbled upon this remarkable Basilica. The visit was free which included an audio guide. They only ask for a donation which we gladly gave. The...More

Thank viviansalaun
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Basilica di St. Andrea della Valle is located near to Pantheon. It has the 3rd largest dome in Rome. The paintings and artworks inside are nice and worth to pay a visit inside while travel in this area.

Reviewed 11 June 2018

Compared with the crowds in Pantheon or Piazza Navona, this church is surprisingly quiet. It is a good place to appreciate Italian artwork and paintings. The management team is also excellent. Magnifying glasses are all over the church for the visitors to study the frescoes...More

1  Thank Leon L
Reviewed 3 June 2018

This is a beautiful church with ornate ceiling and dome, frescos everywhere you look, beautiful altar, a pieta and other nice statues. It is located on a side street across the Tiber River from the Vatican. It was built in 1591 by Pope Pius II.

1  Thank RLWOrangePark
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Another church near the Pantheon and well worth a view. St Andrew of the Valle has the third largest dome in Rome as well as nice baroque artwork. The church is linked to a setting in Puccini's opera Tosca.

Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

If you don’t want to waste you time in the lining up in front of the Vatican but still want to be blown away with the paintings - hey, this is where to go. Amazing paintings, beautiful services and then you get something either the...More

1  Thank Laila G
Reviewed 15 May 2018

This lovely and beautiful basilica has many chapels and fabulous ceilings. We were pointed to it as our guide dropped us off at our nearby hotel and visited the next morning. We also stopped by another time for a more lengthy stay to take in...More

Thank waterandmore
Reviewed 26 April 2018

As with most of the best places, I stumbled in here without realizing what it was from the outside (an easy thing to do in a city with landmarks everywhere you look). Definitely worth a quick stop, just remember to look up!

1  Thank tkdkag
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12 July 2018|
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Response from Carlos G | Property representative |
The basilica is open everyday, from 7:30 am to 7:45 pm. During the holy mass visits to the church are not allowed, but people is welcome to join us and pray with us.
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