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St Peter in Chains Basilica

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Overview

Title
St Peter in Chains Basilica
Author
fede_76
Rating
4.17
Year
1470 AD
Cost
Free Admission
Average visit time
30 minutes
Address
Piazza di San Pietro in Vincoli, 00184 Rome RM
Hours of operation
8.00am-12.00pm 3.00-6.00pm
Contacts
Phone: 064882865

Description

St Peter in Chains Basilica is a minor basilica that was built in 1470 and houses St. Peter's chains and Michelangelo's famous Moses statue. According to legend, when the Pope held the chains that bound St Peter in Jerusalem next to the chains that bound him in the Mamertine Prison in Rome, they miraculously fused together.

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