Said to be Rome's only Gothic church, this 13th-century basilica was built over a temple to Minerva. It contains many art treasures and the venerated tomb of St. Catherine of Siena.

Facts & Stats on Santa Maria Sopra Minerva

Go Historic ID
318197
Names
Santa Maria sopra Minerva
Basilica di Santa Maria sopra Minerva
Dates
1280-1370

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Piazza della Minerva 42
Rome, Italy
Contact
06-6793926

Resources for Santa Maria Sopra Minerva

  1. Official Website of Santa Maria Sopra Minerva Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Santa Maria Sopra Minerva - Rome, Italy