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Rome: Guided Tour To The Basilica Of Santa Maria Maggiore

Discover the 5th century mosaics of Santa Maria Maggiore, a reliquary said to contain a piece of the crib that once held the baby Jesus and see the Sistine Chapel named for Pope Sixtus V. Duration: 2 Hours (approx.)
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Discover the 5th century mosaics of Santa Maria Maggiore, a reliquary said to contain a piece of the crib that once held the baby Jesus and see the Sistine Chapel named for Pope Sixtus V.

Although enlarged and redecorated, the basilica retains much of its original structure of the fifth century. In the years following the return of the papacy to Rome from Avignon, part of the church was used as a papal residence until the complete renovation of the Vatican palace.

To admire its mosaics of the fifth century, a reliquary that is said to contain a piece of the crib that once housed the little Jesus, an ancient icon of the Virgin Mary, the tomb of St. Jerome and the tomb of the artist Gian Lorenzo Bernini.

There is also a Sistine Chapel in the Papal Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore dedicated to Pope Sixtus V.

- What Is Included

- Pick-up
- Live guide

- What Is Not Included

- Gratuities
- Food and drinks

- Know Before You Go

- Semi Private Tour
- Comfortable walking shoes are recommended

- Transfers

Hotel pick-up is offered for this tour. Note: if you are booking within 24 hours of the tour/activity departure time, we cannot guarantee hotel pick-up. Once your purchase is complete, we will send you complete contact information (phone number, email address, etc.) for our local operator to organize pick-up arrangements.

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- Duration: 2 hours
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- Mobile tickets are accepted
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Roma
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