San Giovanni in Fonte, Rome

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Also known as the Lateran Baptistery, this octagonal structure in Rome was built by Constantine in 315 and is the oldest baptistery in the world.

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Go Historic ID
318268
Names
San Giovanni in Fonte
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Street Address
Piazza di San Giovanni in Laterano
Postcode
00184
Coordinates
41.886169° N, 12.504319° E

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San Giovanni in Fonte (Rome, Italy)
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April 11, 2015