A Tourist in Rome - Trinita dei Monti

Location:41.90622, 12.48341 At the top of the Spanish Steps
Time:about 5 minutes
Hours:Viewable at any time (from the outside)

Trinita dei Monti is the church at the top of the Spanish Steps. The church is the responsibility of the French State. I haven't yet been inside the church. Construction started in 1502 and dragged on for decades, being consecrated in 1585 by Pope Sixtus V. The Gothic church with a Renaissance facade has two bell-towers. Inside, several paintings decorate the various chapels. Among them are two works by Daniele da Volterra, a pupil of Michelangelo. The Sallustian Obelisk stands in front of the church.

Trinita dei Monti
See all Trinita dei Monti photos.
Trinita dei Monti
See all Trinita dei Monti photos.
See also:
If you'd like to support my effort in creating this web page, or own a copy of this site in Kindle format for offline usage, please buy my ebook (it's cheap, I promise), or my other ebook.

[Home]   [Licensing]                       copyright (c) 2012-2022 by Jeff Bondono (email)
Please report bugs or send comments