Church of San Pietro in Montorio

Local nameChiesa di San Pietro in Montorio
LocationRione XIII Trastevere, Rome, Italy

This inconspicuous church was built in the 15th century. Most people know it because of the small tomb, called Tempietto, which is hidden in its the courtyard.

The tomb was designed by Donato Bramante and is said to mark the spot where Saint Peter, one of Christianity's most important saints, was crucified. Notice the beauty of the edifice. It is supposed to be one of the most harmonious and eye-catching constructions of the Renaissance period.

Tags Place of WorshipRoman CatholicTombCatholicChristianChurchRenaissance Art
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Opening hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - noon, 3 pm – 4 pm
Sat, Sun: 8:30 am - noon

More information and contact

Official website


Phone +39 065813940

Address Piazza San Pietro in Montorio 2 (Via Garibaldi), entrance to cloister and Tempietto at portal next to church, Rome, Latium, 00153, Italy

Coordinates 41°53'18.605" N 12°27'59.155" E

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