An underground maze in the outskirts of the city, the Roman catacombs provide a rare glimpse into ancient Christianity and contain some of the earliest examples of Christian art.

Facts & Stats on Early Christian Catacombs

Go Historic ID
811405
Names
Early Christian Catacombs
Dates
2nd-5th century AD

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
San Callisto: Via Appia Antica, 110/126 - 00179 Rome Italy
Contact
0039 06 513 01 51

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 7, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Early Christian Catacombs