Visit: Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo, Piazza del Popolo 12 Campo Marzio, 00187 Rome Italy
Enter the miraculous Basilica of Santa Maria del Popolo and collect your audio guide to tour the Augustinian church independently.
The Basilica represents a splendid example of Renaissance architecture. The first foundations date back to the end of the 11th century, where the tomb of the Emperor Nero once stood. Some of the most important artists of the Renaissance worked here, including Bramante and Raphael, whose works were followed by the arrival of Bernini's Baroque.
The Basilica has some incredible masterpieces: the Nativity by Pinturicchio, the statues of Daniel and the lion and Habakkuk and the Angel of Bernini, the Crucifixion of St. Peter and the Conversion of St Paul both by Caravaggio. But there are many more works still to be admired!
With the help of your audio guide, you will discover the history of this architectural gem in the heart of Rome!