Castel Sant'Angelo

The Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo, is a towering cylindrical building in , , Italy. It was initially commissioned by the Roman Emperor Hadrian as a mausoleum for himself and his family.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
, originally the Aelian Bridge or Pons Aelius, is a Roman bridge in , is situated 130 metres south of Castel Sant'Angelo. Photo: Blackcat, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, or simply Saint Peter's Basilica, is a built in the Renaissance style located in , the papal enclave that is within the city of . is situated 1 km west of Castel Sant'Angelo. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a public open space in , . is situated 730 metres southeast of Castel Sant'Angelo. Photo: Paolo Monti, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Vatican Museums are the public art and sculpture museums in the . is situated 1¼ km west of Castel Sant'Angelo. Photo: Lalupa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the historic medieval and renaissance center of . Photo: jimmyweee, CC BY 2.0.

The City is the world's smallest country both by area and by population, and is the center of Catholicism. Photo: Michelangelo, Public domain.

, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of and of the region. Photo: Absent-08, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Castel Sant'Angelo

41.9031° or 41° 54' 11.1" north
12.4663° or 12° 27' 58.8" east
Open Location Code
27 metres (89 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 8035487
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: قلعة سانت أنجلو
  • Armenian: Սուրբ Հրեշտակի ամրոց
  • Azerbaijani: Adrian qəsri
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Ancelo qəsri
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Mələk qəsri
  • Basque: Sant'Angelo gaztelua
  • Belarusian: Замак Св. Анёла
  • Belarusian: Замак Святога Анёла
  • Breton: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Bulgarian: Замък Сант Анджело
  • Bulgarian: Замъкът Св.Анжело
  • Bulgarian: Сант Анджело
  • Bulgarian: Сант Анжело
  • Catalan: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Catalan: Castell Sant'Angelo
  • Catalan: Castell de Sant'Angelo
  • Catalan: Castell de Sant Angelo
  • Catalan: Mausoleu d'Adrià
  • Catalan: Sant'Angelo
  • Catalan: castell de Sant'Angelo
  • Chinese: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Chinese: 圣天使城堡
  • Chinese: 聖天使城堡
  • Chinese: 聖天使堡
  • Croatian: Anđeoska tvrđava
  • Croatian: Anđeoska tvrđava u Rimu
  • Croatian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Croatian: Hadrijanov mauzolej
  • Czech: Andělský hrad
  • Czech: Hadriánovo mauzoleum
  • Danish: Engelsborg
  • Dutch: Castel Sant`Angelo
  • Dutch: Engelenburcht
  • Dutch: Mausoleum van Hadrianus
  • English: Castle of the Holy Angel
  • English: Mausoleum of Hadrian
  • English: mausolée d'Hadrien
  • Esperanto: Kastelo de Sankta Anĝelo
  • Finnish: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Finnish: Hadrianuksen mausoleumi
  • French: Chateau Saint-Ange
  • French: Château Saint-Ange
  • French: Château St-Ange
  • French: château Saint-Ange
  • Galician: Castelo de Sant'Angelo
  • German: Engelsburg
  • German: Il Mausoleo di Adriano
  • German: Mausoleum Hadriani
  • German: castrum Crescenti
  • Greek: Κάστρο Σαν Άντζελο
  • Greek: Καστέλ Σαντ'Άντζελο
  • Hebrew: טירת סנטאנג'לו
  • Hindi: पवित्र परी का महल
  • Hungarian: Angyalvár
  • Hungarian: Hadrianus mauzóleuma
  • Icelandic: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Indonesian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Italian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Italian: Castel Sant’Angelo
  • Italian: Mausoleo di Adriano
  • Italian: Mole Adriana
  • Italian: Mole Adrianorum
  • Italian: Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Italian: Museo di Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Italian: Museo nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Japanese: サンタンジェロ城
  • Japanese: ハドリアヌス廟
  • Japanese: ハドリアヌス霊廟
  • Japanese: 聖天使城
  • Korean: 산탄젤로 성
  • Korean: 성천사성
  • Korean: 성천사 성
  • Korean: 성 천사의 성
  • Korean: 카스텔 산탄젤로
  • Korean: 하드리아누스의 영묘
  • Latin: Castellum Sancti Angeli
  • Latin: Hadrianeum
  • Lithuanian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Lithuanian: Mole Adrianorum
  • Lithuanian: Švento Angelo pilis
  • Lithuanian: Šventojo Angelo pilis
  • Min Nan Chinese: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Norwegian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Castel Sant Angelo
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Engelsborg
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Engelsborgen
  • Occitan (post 1500): Castèth deu Sant Anjo
  • Persian: آرامگاه هادریان
  • Persian: ارامگاه هادریان
  • Persian: قلعه سنت آنجلو
  • Persian: قلعه سنت انجلو
  • Persian: قلعهٔ سنت آنجلو
  • Polish: Mauzoleum Hadriana
  • Polish: Zamek Anioła
  • Polish: Zamek Świętego Anioła
  • Polish: Zamek św. Anioła
  • Portuguese: Castelo Sant'Angelo
  • Portuguese: Castelo San Ângelo
  • Portuguese: Castelo de Sant'Angelo
  • Portuguese: Castelo de Santo Ângelo
  • Portuguese: Tumbas de Adriano
  • Romanian: Castelul Sant'Angelo
  • Russian: Замок Святого Ангела
  • Russian: Замок св. Ангела
  • Russian: Замок св.Ангела
  • Russian: Мавзолей Адриана
  • Serbian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Serbo-Croatian: Anđeoska tvrđava
  • Serbo-Croatian: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Serbo-Croatian: Hadrijanov mauzolej
  • Sicilian: Castel Sant'Àncilu
  • Slovak: Anjelský hrad
  • Slovak: Castel Sant’Angelo
  • Slovenian: Angelski grad, Rim
  • Slovenian: Angelski grad
  • Spanish: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Spanish: Castillo Sant'Angelo
  • Spanish: Castillo de Sant'Angelo
  • Spanish: Castillo de Sant’Angelo
  • Spanish: Mausoleo de Adriano
  • Swedish: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Swedish: Castel Sant’Angelo
  • Swedish: Ängelsborgen
  • Tagalog: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Tamil: காஸ்டல் சாண்ட்'ஏஞ்சலோ
  • Tatar: Адриан төрбәсе
  • Tatar: Изге Фәрештә кальгасы
  • Tatar: Сант-Анджело замогы
  • Thai: ปราสาทซันตันเจโล
  • Turkish: Sant'Angelo Kalesi
  • Ukrainian: Замок Сант-Анджело
  • Ukrainian: Замок Св. Ангела
  • Ukrainian: Замок Святого Ангела
  • Ukrainian: Мавзолей Адріана
  • Urdu: قلعہ سینٹ اینجلو
  • Uzbek: Castel Sant'Angelo
  • Uzbek: Cастел Сант'Ангело
  • Uzbek: Zamok Svyatogo Angela
  • Uzbek: Замок Святого Ангела
  • Vietnamese: Lâu đài Thiên Thần
  • Western Panjabi: سینٹ اینجلو قلع

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