Saint Peter’s Basilica

Saint Peter’s Basilica

The world’s largest Christian church is found in Vatican City, within the city of Rome.


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Rome, Italy, Vatican, Area / 0,44 sq km, Population / 842 (2014), Construction lasted 120 years, Donato Bramante (1444-1514), Pope Paul III (1468-1549), Michelangelo (1475- 1564), Dimensions of the dome, total height / 132 m, diameter / 50 m, Carlo Maderno, Corinthian half columns , Baldachin , Saint Peter's square , Bernini's colonnade , Obelisk

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