This guided tour of St. Paul alla Regola church will allow you to discover one of the most incredible monuments in the center of Rome. Explore the impressive facades, attractive Baroque interior and layout, the triumphal arch Sanctuary, the Oratory of St. Paul as well as the underground floors!
Let us take you on an incredible tour of St. Paul Alla Regola and its underground to discover the unique history of St. Paul and the convents of Augustinians and the Franciscans.
Known to be the dwelling place of St. Paul's during his last years in Rome, St. Paul Alla Regola has underwent some restorations while preserving the authenticity of its origin. Come and explore the impressive facades, attractive Baroque interior and layout, the triumphal arch Sanctuary, the Oratory of St. Paul as well as the many dedicated chapels. We will take through the excavated underground chambers and passages.
Traditions claim that St. Paul alla Regola is built on the site where St. Paul lodged and taught when he was brought to Rome. Take the opportunity to visit and stand in the place where it is reputed to be a residence of St. Paul’s during his last years in Rome. Here, you can discover more of what is little known of St. Paul’s life in Rome before he was martyred.
St. Paul Alla Regola has undergone several restorations and as of 2008, was opened to the public. The impressive Baroque facades with its six derivative Corinthian pilasters stands tall flanking the main entrance. The unusual square nave with its tiled cupola gives a false impression of a dome.
The large complex of structures consists of two floors and is covered with many painted frescoes and mosaics. The thriumphal arch fitting vault Sanctuary holds the main altar and occupied by three large frescoes of Luigi Garzi. Visit the Oratory of Paul, the many dedicated chapels as well as the excavated underground chambers and passages of St. Paul Alla Regola.
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Informazioni complete sul punto e sulle modalità di incontro, e sui numeri di telefono locali, sono presenti sul Voucher che riceverete al momento della conferma della prenotazione.
Children between 0 and 3 years of age are free of charge.
We suggest you wearing comfortable shoes and clothes.
This tour is not recommended for people who suffer from claustrophobia or panic attacks.