A Tourist in Rome - Santa Maria della Consolazione
|Location:||On Via de Consolazione, at the southeastern edge of the Capitoline Hill|
|Time:||About 20 minutes|
|Hours:||6:30 AM - 8:30 PM, with a break for lunch, perhaps 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM|
Santa Maria della Consolazione is a small, rather plain and gloomy church at the foot of the Capitoline Hill right across the street from the Tarpeian Rock. I just peeked in the church at the end of a long day of walking around Rome and didn't have much energy for any unprepared exploration.