Quantcast
X

Basilica di San Clemente free

Via Labicana 95 | Rome 00184 | Official website
Basilica di San Clemente Photo info
kevingessner/Flickr
  • Type: Churches/Religious Sites, Sightseeing
  • Time to Spend: 1 to 2 hours
Overall Rating: 4.5 (4.5)
Value: 5.0 (5.0)
Facilities: 4.0 (4.0)
Atmosphere: 4.5 (4.5)
About these ratings

Archaeology buffs might find the Basilica di San Clemente interesting: It's a second century pagan temple, underneath a fourth century church, which is underneath a 12th century church. Enter the 12th century church from the street level, take stairs down to the fourth century one and finally end up at a shrine for Mithras, the god whom was known to gain popularity in the second and third centuries. The oldest structure is believed to have been an ancient mint.

The three-fold Basilica di San Clemente is open daily, though it's closed for lunch. You can find it off the Colosseo metro station.

See other top ranked attractions in Rome»
U.S. News Airfare Finder

Find Best Airfares to
Rome

See best fares from Orbitz, Expedia, Kayak & more!
Round Trip One-Way Non-stop Only
Please enter missing information