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Sant'Andrea della Valle

#86 of 1,429 things to do in Rome
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Navona / Pantheon / Campo de’ Fiori
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Address: Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, 00186 Rome, Italy
Phone Number:
+39 06 686 1339
07:00 - 19:30
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We were walking on the street going from the pantheon to campo dei fiori and we see this interesting church that wasn't advertised on where we searched for tips on Rome. My... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were walking on the street going from the pantheon to campo dei fiori and we see this interesting church that wasn't advertised on where we searched for tips on Rome. My girlfriend told me why don't we go in and have a look, I replied "Why not". Got in and our mouth was opened like a gate. If you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous interior, cavernous space. Thoughtful mirrors on tables so you don't have to crane your neck to enjoy the ceiling paintings. Well worth a visit,

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On Christmas Eve, we attended Mass at Sant’Andrea della Valle church, which was near our apartment. There were 7 priests on the altar; but, unfortunately, few parishioners for this service. We both cried when they sang Silent Night. It was such a lovely service. I could only think of my Mom and Dad, and how grateful I am to them... More 

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San Gwann, Malta
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

A beautiful church with beautiful large paintings by Mattia Preti. Very typical Baroque structure. Visit if you have the time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Fabulous ceiling and amazing alter-piece of St Andrew on the diagonal cross. Lovely peaceful atmosphere

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Walking from one destination to the next we saw this church a couple of blocks away. We decided to make the short detour to see what the building was. We entered and it has been one of my favourite churches in Rome. It was not busy inside, but it was full of beauty. From the ceiling to the paintings and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Standing out in the Roman church circus requires a special claim ... here it's the vaulted ceiling that brings out the special mention. Beautiful with the obligatory dead saint in glas coffin in a side chapel ... luckily the olfactory gratification has been omitted.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

We visited Sant'Andrea as part of a pilgrimage to all three sites of the opera Tosca, and the chapel which inspired the opera is still there, which makes it all the more special. We were lucky enough to be there on a Friday morning when a huge group of more than 300 people from choirs all over the US were... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This stunning church was very close to our hotel but we had to wait for the last day of our trip to visit, and wow! inside it is fantastic, richly decorated with amazing paintings all over, there was some kind of mass going on in one of the side areas but it added to the electric atmosphere with the singing... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We found this church by accident when we were looking for a restaurant. The church is amazing. The marble, the paintings, the sculptures, and especially the ceiling are absolutely beautiful. You should try to visit this church.

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