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Church of Sant'Ignazio di Loyola

Address: Piazza Sant'Ignazio, 00186 Rome, Italy
Phone Number: +39 06 6794406
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Ranked #4 of 688 Attractions in Rome
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Religious Sites, Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural
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Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 am - 7:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

This is well worth a look in the door. The paintings are wonderful and the organ sounded great. It is not St Peter's Basillica but it is beautiful. You could easily walk past so keep an eye out for it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Magical church magnificent sceneri!my guide was suggesting that i should visit other ones but one day i passed by and i thought just to go in by curiosity.and it was so beautiful i changed my mind about skipping the church visits!

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I wasn't aware of this church before visiting Rome, but because short on time, we decided to skip the Vatican and the Sistine Chapel (I know, I know, but no great loss to me). My mother, however, did have this on her list of top sights to see in Rome, surprisingly. Aside from the Colosseum for highlights of my trip,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Space. Lots of space. Well lit altars. Really good to walk around in when the rain pours outside. Dont miss the altar for Santa Rosa de Lima

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

the ceiling is simply extraordinary due to the effect of perspective in frescoes. The church can be considered one of the best examples of Barocco in Italy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

We entered this church by chance as it was not on our list of must visit placed and I have to say we were really impressed. Starting with the very interesting " Church of the world" piece imnediately after you enter on the right side, continuing with the great paintings on the ceiling which are really beautiful and finishing with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Hidden away off the main street, this church boasts a ceiling that has an intricate theology behind it. Definitely a must see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

this place is one of a kind. it may look like a "simple" baroque church, but wait until you go inside and look at the cupola!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

what a magnificent place! you cannot miss this place. check out the dome....genius!!!!!!!!!!!! definitely recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

The 'dome' cieling painting is amazing!!! A hidden church between the Pantheon and Piazza Navona - a definite place to see!

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