Church/ Chiesa di Santa Chiara, Rome

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Church/ Chiesa di Santa Chiara, Rome

It was erected in 1563 by F.da Volterra, together with the adjoining hospice for conversion, by wish of St Charles Borromeo and was originally dedicated to St Pius I. In 1628 cardinal Scipione Borghese ordered restoration of the church and change of the name into S.Chiara. At present it belongs to the French Pontifical Seminary, which reconstructed it and adjoining palace in 1880 (architect Luca Carimini), after the collapse of 1855. In the first there The first one embodiesisa lunette on top of the portal; the second one presents , and in the second seven windows with the marblebusts of the saints. It is framed by a triangular gable. The interior has a single nave and has no outstanding decorations or works. The altarpiece represents the “Sacra Famiglia” by Virginio Monti.

Church/ Chiesa di Santa Chiara
Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara, 42
Behind the Pantheon, near Piazza Navona
00186, Rome, Lazio, Italy
Zone: Rione S. Eustachio (Senato-Corso Rinascimento) (Roma centro)
Church/ Chiesa di Santa Chiara is Shown By "Map E Zone" As "46"
Telephone: 0039 06 680211

You can reach Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara By the following Bus Station:
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116, porta pinciana
116T (temporary), porta pinciana

Closest Underground Metro stations near Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara: (Get an idea of : Rome Underground METRO Lines System and Trains)
METRO A BARBERINI, Barberini (piazza), 10, 544 mt. away
METRO B COLOSSEO, Del Colosseo (piazza), 1, 666 mt. away
METRO B CAVOUR, Visconti Venosta (largo), 228, 673 mt. away
METRO A REPUBBLICA, Della Repubblica (piazza), 55, 674 mt. away
METRO B CIRCO MASSIMO, Del Circo Massimo (via), 1, 696 mt. away
METRO A SPAGNA, Della Trinita' Dei Monti (piazza), 3, 744 mt. away
METRO B TERMINI, dei cinquecento (piazza), 84, 808 mt. away
METRO B PIRAMIDE, Ostiense (piazzale), 1, 869 mt. away
METRO A TERMINI, piazza dei cinquecento, 1, 914 mt. away
METRO B CASTRO PRETORIO, Castro Pretorio (viale), 123, 1.0 km away

Closest Railway stations near Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara:
STAZIONE TRASTEVERE, Flavio Biondo (piazza), 1, 879 mt. away
ROMALIDO PORTA SAN PAOLO, piazzale ostiense, 1, 884 mt. away
STAZIONE TERMINI, Dei Cinquecento (piazza), 1, 914 mt. away
STAZIONE OSTIENSE, Dei Partigiani (piazzale), 36, 1.0 km away
FR3 QUATTRO VENTI, Viale dei Quattro Venti, 1.1 km away

Closest Tourist Information Points near Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara:
Fontana di Trevi, Via Minghetti, 283 mt. away
Navona, Piazza delle Cinque Lune, 415 mt. away
Trastevere, Piazza Sonnino, 415 mt. away
Visitor Center Fori Imperiali, Via dei Fori Imperiali, 542 mt. away
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Nazionale 194, 644 mt. away
Castel Sant'Angelo, Piazza Pia, 753 mt. away

Getting To Church/ Chiesa di Santa Chiara (Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara) From Chiesa di Santa Maria in Monterone (Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara):
Departure from roma Piazza di Santa Chiara, Via di Santa Chiara , 1
walk 50 meters
to roma via di santa chiara , 1
distance covered (metres) 50 meters.

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