Il Gesù Rome, Italy

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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.

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318257
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Street Address
Piazza del Gesu, Via degli Astalli, 16
Coordinates
41.895912° N, 12.479868° E
Phone
+39 06 69 70 01

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References & Resources

  1. Official Website of Il Gesù Official website.

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Il Gesù (Rome, Italy)
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April 11, 2015