San Paolo fuori le Mura, Rome

Quadriportico with Statue of St. Paul
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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.

Go Historic ID
318279
Short URL
gohist.co/318279
Names
San Paolo fuori le Mura
Address
Via Ostiense 186
Rome, Italy
00146
Postcode
00146
Coordinates
41.858606° N, 12.476877° E
Email
segreteria@abbaziasanpaolo.net
Phone
06-5410341
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

64
Paul the Apostle Beheaded

Martyrdom of Paul the Apostle in Rome by beheading. His traditional burial place is marked by the Basilica of San Paolo fuori le Mura.

July 18, 2006
July 17, 2006

Resources

  1. Official Website of San Paolo fuori le Mura Official website.
  2. The Churches and Catacombs of Early Christian Rome: A Comprehensive Guide