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Piazza di San Marco 52, 00186 Rome, Italy
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Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

We went here and spent half a day seeing the beautiful architecture. There is a museum holding relics from the past and was worth seeing. This is a religious place of worship so you have to be silent and respect their dress code. They provide...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019

Although this church is quite ancient, it was remodelled during the Baroque period. Luckily enough, some earlier features were maintained - such as the apse mosaics (9th century AD, showing pope Gregory 4th offering a model of the basilica to Jesus), the wooden ceiling (Renaissance)....More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

Yet another beautiful church, not very well known,and tucked behind Palazzo enezia. Stunning mosaics and a.wonderful carved ceiling make this basilica a must see.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Like a lot of other places in Italy, we landed up in this place quite by accident. The history is inpressive and there are traces of this being a pre Roman temple would definitely love to read up on this one

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 28, 2018

This is a church we have tried to visit many times and it was always closed. (It is sort of hidden in the shadow of the Palazzo Venezia.) It is the official church of Venetians living in Rome. The church is dedicated to Saint Mark...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

There are basilicas, and churches around every corner, and a lot of them are so stunning, including this one.. The St. Mark's Basilica was founded in 336 by Pope Mark, and is dedicated to St. Mark the Evangelist, and has been restored several times. There...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank alisdairt
Reviewed February 3, 2018

If you're near Pizza Venezia this church is worth a visit. Originally built in 336, it’s a remarkably old church. It incorporates several architectural styles; the façade is Renaissance using marble from the Colosseum and Theatre of Marcellus while this inside in notably Baroque. Not...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed June 28, 2017

Beautiful, no touts, you can look at everything, take your time and enjoy the atmosphere. No pests, the prist will answer questions when he is available. Perfect example of peace and serenity. Added bonus, in the road behind the Basilica is an excellent Irish Pub!!

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank john h
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

In a city with so many churches Basilica San Marco ( San Marco Evangelista Al Campidoglio) is yet another stunning church. Dedicated to St Marks,it's located in a beautiful little square that leads onto Piazza Venezia which is another stunning square. Nice high arched painted...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank 293neilk
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

We came across this by chance and wandered in. Really surprised at how beautiful this basilica was. Definitely worth a stop on your travels round Rome.

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank Jannal82
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Piazza Venezia / Ancient City
If all roads lead to Rome, then they all end here.
Piazza Venezia and the Ancient City are the very
epicenter of the Eternal City. Within a 360-degree
turn, Roman history unrolls in front of you, from its
ancient beginnings to its 21st century
transformations. Whether it’s those historical
playgrounds known as the Roman and Imperial Forums, or
the side-street shops, trattorie, and churches, this
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Response from 293neilk | Reviewed this property |
not to sure but looking at walker on Google map and it states it's 750 metres. hope this helps