San Paolo fuori le Mura Rome, Italy

Part of a Benedictine monastery, the historic Basilica of St. Paul outside the Walls shelters the tomb of the Apostle Paul. Its beautiful cloisters display ancient artifacts discovered in the area.

Quadriportico with Statue of St. Paul
Holly Hayes

Facts & Stats

Id
248528
Best Known As
San Paolo fuori le Mura
Full Name
San Paolo fuori le Mura
Also Known As
Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls
Coordinates
41.858606° N, 12.476877° E  (map)

Contact Info

Address
Via Ostiense 186
00146
Phone
06-5410341

Timeline

64
Paul the Apostle Beheaded San Paolo fuori le Mura

Further Resources

  1. Matilda Webb. The Churches and Catacombs of Early Christian Rome: A Comprehensive Guide, pp. 207-13.
  2. Official Website of San Paolo fuori le Mura. Official source.