Passetto di Borgo and 20 more things to do & see

Borgo, Citta metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Latium, Italy
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    Passetto di Borgo
    Bridge

    The Passetto di Borgo, or simply Passetto, is an elevated passage that links the Vatican City with the Castel Sant'Angelo. It is an approximately 800 metres long corridor, located in the rione of Borgo. It was erected in 1277 by Pope Nicholas III, but parts of the wall were…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Santa Maria in Traspontina
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    Santa Maria in Traspontina
    Church building in Rome, Italy

    Santa Maria in Traspontina is a Carmelite church in Rome, Italy. The shrine lies on the Via della Conciliazione, the main road of the Rione Borgo.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta
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    Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta

    The Libera Università Maria SS. Assunta, often simply abbreviated as "LUMSA" is a private Roman Catholic university founded in 1939 in Rome.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Via della Conciliazione
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    Via della Conciliazione
    Thoroughfare in Rome, Italy

    Via della Conciliazione is a street in the Rione of Borgo within Rome, Italy. Roughly 500 metres in length, it connects Saint Peter's Square to the Castel Sant'Angelo on the western bank of the Tiber River. The road was constructed between 1936 and 1950, and it is the…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Palazzo Alicorni
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    Palazzo Alicorni
    Building in Rome, Italy

    Palazzo Alicorni is a reconstructed Renaissance building in Rome, important for historical and architectural reasons. The palace, originally lying only a few meters away from Bernini's Colonnades in St. Peter's square, was demolished in 1930 in the wake of the process of the border definition of the newly established Vatican…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Santo Spirito in Sassia
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    Santo Spirito in Sassia
    Church in Rome

    Church of the Holy Spirit in the Saxon District is a 12th-century titular church in Rome, Italy. It is in Borgo Santo Spirito, a street which got its name from the church, placed in the southern part of Rione Borgo. The current holder of the titulus is Cardinal-Deacon Dominique…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Palazzo Della Rovere
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    Palazzo Della Rovere

    Palazzo Della Rovere is a palace in Rome, Italy, facing Via della Conciliazione. It is also known as Palazzo dei Penitenzieri.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Palazzo Torlonia
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    Palazzo Torlonia
    Rome

    Palazzo Torlonia is a 16th-century Early Renaissance town house in Via della Conciliazione, Rome, Italy. Built for Cardinal Adriano Castellesi da Corneto from 1496, the architect was Andrea Bregno, although others have attributed the design to Bramante.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Palazzo dei Convertendi
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    Palazzo dei Convertendi
    The Palazzo dei Convertendi in Rome

    Palazzo dei Convertendi is a reconstructed Renaissance palace in Rome. It originally faced the Piazza Scossacavalli, but was demolished and rebuilt along the north side of Via della Conciliazione, the wide avenue constructed between 1936 and 1950, which links St Peter's Basilica and the Vatican City to the centre…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Palazzo Rusticucci-Accoramboni
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    Palazzo Rusticucci-Accoramboni
    Building in Rome, Italy

    The Palazzo Rusticucci-Accoramboni is a reconstructed late Renaissance palace in Rome. Erected by the will of Cardinal Girolamo Rusticucci, it was designed by Domenico Fontana and Carlo Maderno joining together several buildings already existing. Due to that, the building was not considered a good example of architecture. Originally…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Leonine City
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    Leonine City

    Leonine City is the part of the city of Rome around which the ninth-century Pope Leo IV commissioned the construction of the Leonine Wall. It is located on the opposite side of the Tiber from the seven hills of Rome and was not enclosed within the ancient city's Aurelian…Read more

  • Make your way 0.08 miles to Palazzo Cesi-Armellini
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    Palazzo Cesi-Armellini
    Building in Rome, Italy

    Palazzo Cesi-Armellini, sometimes known plainly as Palazzo Cesi, is a late Renaissance building in Rome, important for historical and architectural reasons. The palace, which should not be confounded with Palazzo Cesi-Gaddi, Palazzo Muti-Cesi, or the destroyed Palazzo Cesi, placed also in Borgo near the southern Colonnade of St. Peter's…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Palazzo Serristori, Rome
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    Palazzo Serristori, Rome
    Palazzo Serristori is a Renaissance palace in Rome

    Palazzo Serristori is a Renaissance building in Rome, important for historical and architectural reasons. The palace is one of the few Renaissance buildings of the rione Borgo to have outlived the destruction of the central part of the neighborhood due to the building of Via della Conciliazione, the grand avenue…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to San Lorenzo in Piscibus
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    San Lorenzo in Piscibus
    Church building in Rome, Italy

    The Church of San Lorenzo in Piscibus is a 12th-century small church in the Borgo rione of Rome. It is located near Saint Peter's Square and Vatican City, but its façade is not visible from the main street, Via della Conciliazione.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Santi Michele e Magno, Rome
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    Santi Michele e Magno, Rome
    Roman Catholic church in Rome, Italy

    The Church of Saints Michael and Magnus is a Roman Catholic church in Rome, Italy, dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel and the Bishop Saint Magnus of Anagni. It lies in Rione Borgo, near the Vatican, and is the national church dedicated to the Netherlands. It is also…Read more

  • Make your way 0.16 miles to Porta Santo Spirito
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    Porta Santo Spirito

    Porta Santo Spirito is one of the gates of the Leonine walls in Rome . It rises on the back side of the Hospital of the same name, in Via dei Penitenzieri, close to the crossing with Piazza della Rovere.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to Museo Storico Nazionale dell'Arte Sanitaria
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    Museo Storico Nazionale dell'Arte Sanitaria
    Science museum in Rome, Italy

    The Museo Storico Nazionale dell'Arte Sanitaria is located within the Ospedale di Santo Spirito in Sassia at 3, Lungotevere in Sassia in Rome .…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Santa Maria Annunziata in Borgo
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    Santa Maria Annunziata in Borgo
    Church in Rome

    Santa Maria Annunziata in Borgo, popularly known as Nunziatina , is an oratory of Rome , in the rione Borgo, facing on Lungotevere Vaticano.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Ponte Vittorio Emanuele II
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    Ponte Vittorio Emanuele II

    Ponte Vittorio Emanuele II is a bridge in Rome constructed to designs of 1886 by the architect Ennio De Rossi. Construction was delayed, and it was not inaugurated until 1911. The bridge across the Tiber connects the historic centre of Rome with the rione Borgo and the Vatican City,…Read more

  • Make your way 0.21 miles to Parco Adriano
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    Parco Adriano

    Parco Adriano is a park in Rome, Italy on the northern bank of the Tiber, just to the east of the Vatican. It contains the Castel Sant'Angelo.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.40 miles to Fontana della Piazza dei Quiriti
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    Fontana della Piazza dei Quiriti
    Fountain in Roma

    Piazza dei Quiriti is a plaza in Rome in the middle of the Prati rione. It is named after the inhabitants of the city of Cures, the Curites or later Quirites, namely the Sabines, who became inhabitants and co-founders of Rome. Another theory derives the name from the god Quirinus,…Read more

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