Il Gesù, Rome

West Facade
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This grand Renaissance church is the headquarters of the Jesuits and has served as the model for Jesuit churches everywhere. It contains famous ceiling frescoes and the tomb of St. Ignatius, the order's founder.

Go Historic ID
318257
Short URL
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Names
Il Gesù
Address
Piazza del Gesu, Via degli Astalli, 16
Rome, Italy
Coordinates
41.895912° N, 12.479868° E
Phone
+39 06 69 70 01
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

November 12, 2010

Resources

  1. Official Website of Il Gesù Official website.