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St Charles at the Four Fountains

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Overview

Title
St Charles at the Four Fountains
Author
carol_79
Rating
3.00
Year
1650 AD
Cost
Free Admission
Average visit time
30 minutes
Address
23 Via del Quirinale, 00187 Rome RM
Hours of operation
10.00am-1.00pm 3.00pm-6.00pm
Contacts
Phone: 064883261

Description

The Church of St Charles at the Four Fountains and the Monastery were built by Borromini. They were the first in Rome to be dedicated to St Charles Borromeus, who had been canonized in 1610. The Church of St Charles at the Four Fountains was also the first church that Borromini built in Rome. It belongs to the Spanish Trinitarian monastery. The Church of St Charles at the Four Fountains is small but the layout and the proportions were inspired by those of St Peter's Basilica.

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