Santa Maria in Trastevere Rome, Italy

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This church is held to be the first place of Christian worship in Rome, built where a fountain of oil sprung up on the day of Christ's birth. Inside are many excellent mosaics.

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Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere
41.889427° N, 12.469536° E


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Santa Maria in Trastevere (Rome, Italy)
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April 11, 2015