Saint Peter’s Basilica
Saint Peter’s Basilica is one of the most famous and beautiful churches in the world. Construction began in 1506 and it took 120 years before the church could be consecrated. To this day, at 187 metres in length and with its 133-metre-tall cupola, Saint Peter’s remains one of the largest churches in the world.
Read the history of St. Peter on our blog.
Saint Peter’s Basilica is open every day:
from 1 October to 31 March: from 7.00 to 18.30
from April 1st to September 30th: from 7.00am to 7.00pm