Santa Maria Sopra Minerva Rome, Italy

Said to be Rome's only Gothic church, this 13th-century basilica was built over a temple to Minerva. It contains many art treasures and the venerated tomb of St. Catherine of Siena.

Nave Looking West
Holly Hayes

Facts & Stats

Id
248446
Best Known As
Santa Maria Sopra Minerva
Full Name
Santa Maria Sopra Minerva
Also Known As
Basilica di Santa Maria sopra Minerva
Santa Maria sopra Minerva
Coordinates
41.897997° N, 12.478130° E  (map)

Contact Info

Address
Piazza della Minerva 42
Phone
06-6793926

Further Resources

  1. Official Website of Santa Maria Sopra Minerva. Official source.