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St Lawrence Outside the Walls

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Overview

Title
St Lawrence Outside the Walls
Author
carol_79
Rating
3.67
Year
300 AD
Cost
Free Admission
Average visit time
30 minutes
Address
26 Largo degli Osci, 00185 Rome RM
Hours of operation
Always
Contacts
Website: http://www.basilicasanlorenzo.it
Phone: 064466184

Description

The first church dedicated to San Lorenzo was built in the fourth century AD over the tomb of the saint. The church was later restored by Pope Pelagius II, who left undamaged sections of the ancient church still kept behind the altar. The church of St Lawrence was damaged in World War II during the bombing of the allies in San Lorenzo area. It is currently managed by the Franciscan friars.

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