Santi Dodici Apostoli (Church of the Twelve Holy Apostles; Latin: SS. Duodecim Apostolorum), commonly known simply as Santi Apostoli, is a 6th-century Roman Catholic parish and titular church and minor basilica in Rome, Italy, dedicated originally to St. James and St. Philip whose remains are kept here, and later to all Apostles. Today, the basilica is under the care of the Conventual Franciscans, whose headquarters in Rome is in the adjacent building.Plan to see Santi Apostoli and other attractions that appeal to you using our Rome holiday planner.
The Cardinal Priest of the Titulus XII Apostolorum is Angelo Scola. Among the previous Cardinal Priests are Pope Clement XIV, whose tomb by Canova is in the basilica, and Henry Benedict Stuart.
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Santi Apostoli Reviews
We came across this church walking from Trevi Fountain towards the Colloseum Super huge and grand on the inside and very breathtaking. Well worth a quick peek inside. Free entry more »
One of the most beautiful churches in Rome. Not far from the Trevi Fountain, it is hidden and not very known. Certainly it is not one of the most famous Roman basilicas. Still one of the most... more »
Really nice inside and we attended opera in a side room in the evening which was very good.
Massive inside. Interesting stone work over the bishops door
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