St. Peter's Basilica

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 .
Photo: Alvesgaspar, CC BY-SA 4.0. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5. Photo: Schlurcher, CC BY 3.0. Photo: Евгений Пивоваров, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Church
The is a in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope, in . is situated 100 metres northeast of St. Peter's Basilica. Photo: Maus-Trauden, GPL.

Archaeological site
The lies under the , at depths varying between 5–12 metres below Saint Peter's Basilica. Photo: Mogadir, CC BY 3.0.

Museum
The Vatican Museums are the public art and sculpture museums in the . is situated 460 metres north of St. Peter's Basilica. Photo: Lalupa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Michelangelo, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

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

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

Neighborhood
is an urban area that belongs to the Municipio XIX of the comune of , and to the fourteenth borough of the city.

St. Peter's Basilica

Latitude
41.9022° or 41° 54' 7.8" north
Longitude
12.4537° or 12° 27' 13.4" east
Open Location Code
8FHJWF23+VF
Elevation
62 metres (203 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 205541334
Geo­Names ID
6269268
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Sint Pieterskerk
  • Albanian: Bazilika e Shën Pjetrit
  • Arabic: Basílika ni San Pedro
  • Arabic: كاتدرائية القديس بطرس
  • Aragonese: Basilica de Sant Per
  • Armenian: Հռոմի Սուրբ Պետրոս տաճար
  • Armenian: Սուրբ Պետրոսի տաճար
  • Assamese: ছেইণ্ট পিটাৰ্ছ বেছিলিকা
  • Assamese: ছেণ্ট পিটাৰছ বেছিলিকা
  • Asturian: Basílica de San Pedru
  • Asturian: basílica de San Pedru
  • Asturian: basílica de San Pedru del Vaticanu
  • Asturian: basílica papal de San Pedru
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Pyotr bazilikası
  • Azerbaijani: Müqəddəs Pyotr kilsəsi
  • Bashkir: Изге Пётр соборы
  • Basque: San Petri basilika
  • Belarusian: Базыліка Сьвятога Пятра
  • Belarusian: Базіліка Святога Пятра
  • Belarusian: Касцёл Святога Пятра ў Ватыкане
  • Belarusian: Сабор Святога Пятра
  • Belarusian: Храм Святога Пятра ў Ватыкане
  • Belarusian: Царква Святога Пятра ў Ватыкане
  • Belarusian: базыліка сьвятога Пятра (Ватыкан)
  • Belarusian: базыліка сьвятога Пятра
  • Belarusian: катэдра сьвятога Пятра (Ватыкан)
  • Belarusian: катэдра сьвятога Пятра
  • Belarusian: папская базыліка сьвятога Пятра
  • Bengali: সান পিয়েত্রোর বাসিলিকা
  • Bhojpuri: सेंट पीटर्स बसिलिका
  • Bhojpuri: सेंट पीटर्स बेसिलिका
  • Bosnian: Bazilika svetog Petra
  • Breton: Penniliz Sant-Pêr
  • Bulgarian: Свети Петър
  • Catalan: Basílica de Sant Pere
  • Catalan: Sant Pere de Roma
  • Catalan: Sant Pere del Vaticà
  • Catalan: basílica Vaticà
  • Catalan: basílica de Sant Pere del Vaticà
  • Central Kurdish: کلیسای سەنت پیتەر
  • Chechen: Сийлахь Петран Килс
  • Chinese: Sèng Pí-tek Sèng-tn̂g
  • Chinese: 圣彼得大教堂
  • Chinese: 聖伯多祿大教堂
  • Chinese: 聖伯多祿大殿
  • Crimean Tatar: Aziz Petrus bazilikası
  • Croatian: Bazilika sv. Petra
  • Czech: Bazilika svatého Petra
  • Danish: Peterskirken
  • Dutch: Sint-Pietersbasiliek
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاتدرائية القديس بطرس
  • English: Basilica of Saint Peter
  • English: Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican
  • English: Saint Peter's, Vatican
  • English: Saint Peter's Basilica
  • English: St. Peter's
  • English: St Peter's Basilica
  • Esperanto: Baziliko Sankta Petro
  • Esperanto: Baziliko de Sankta Petro en Romo
  • Estonian: Püha Peetruse basiilika
  • Estonian: Rooma Peetri kirik
  • Faroese: Pæturskirkjan
  • Fiji Hindi: St. Peter's Basilica
  • Finnish: Pietarinkirkko
  • French: Basilique Saint-Pierre
  • French: Saint-Pierre de Rome
  • French: basilique Saint-Pierre
  • Galician: Basílica de San Pedro
  • Georgian: წმინდა პეტრეს ბაზილიკა
  • German: Basilika St. Peter
  • German: Petersbasilika
  • German: Petersdom
  • German: Templum Vaticanum
  • German: Vatikanische Basilika
  • Greek: Βασιλική του Αγίου Πέτρου
  • Haitian: Bazilik St Pyè
  • Hausa: Babban cocin Bitrus
  • Hebrew: בזיליקת פטרוס הקדוש
  • Hindi: सेंट पीटर बैसिलिका
  • Hungarian: Szent Péter-bazilika
  • Hungarian: Szent Péter bazilika
  • Icelandic: Péturskirkjan
  • Indonesian: Basilika Santo Petrus
  • Irish: Baisleac Pheadair
  • Italian: Basilica di San Pietro
  • Italian: Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano
  • Italian: Papale Arcibasilica Maggiore di San Pietro in Vaticano
  • Italian: Papale Basilica Maggiore di San Pietro in Vaticano
  • Italian: basilica di San Pietro
  • Jamaican Creole English: Sin Piita Basilika
  • Japanese: サン・ピエトロ大聖堂
  • Javanese: Basilika Santo Petrus
  • Javanese: Basilika Santo Pétrus
  • Kabiyè: Pɩyɛ Kɩɖeɖeu tɛ paasiliki
  • Kabyle: tabaslikt n Gm Peter
  • Kazakh: Әулие Петер базиликасы
  • Korean: 성 베드로 대성당
  • Korean: 성 베드로 대성전
  • Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri
  • Latin: Basilica Vaticana
  • Latvian: Sv. Pētera bazilika
  • Latvian: Svētā Pētera bazilika
  • Latvian: Svētā Pētera bazilika Vatikānā
  • Latvian: Vatikāna bazilika
  • Lingala: Basiliki Monsátu Petelo
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Basilica de San Pedro
  • Lingua Franca Nova: Basilica de San Petro
  • Lithuanian: Šventojo Petro bazilika
  • Lombard: Basilega de San Peder
  • Luxembourgish: Péitersdoum
  • Macedonian: Базилика Свети Петар
  • Malagasy: Bazilika Masindahy Piera
  • Malay: Basilika Santo Peter
  • Malay: Basilika St. Peter
  • Malayalam: സെന്റ് പീറ്റേഴ്സ് ബസലിക്ക
  • Maltese: Bażilka ta' San Pietru
  • Marathi: बासिलिका ऑफ सेंट पीटर
  • Min Nan Chinese: Sèng Pí-tek Sèng-tn̂g
  • Mongolian: Гэгээн Петрийн цогчин дуган
  • Narom: Basouque Saint-Pierre
  • Neapolitan: Basileca 'e San Pietro
  • Nepali: सन्त पिटरयागु बासिलिका
  • Newari: सन्त पिटरयागु बासिलिका
  • Norwegian: Peterskirken
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Peterskirken
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Peterskyrkja
  • Occitan (post 1500): Basilica de Sant Pèir
  • Panjabi: ਸੇਂਟ ਪੀਟਰ ਬਾਸੀਲਿਕਾ
  • Persian: کلیسای سن پیترو
  • Picard: Basilike ed Saint-Pière
  • Polish: Bazylika Świętego Piotra
  • Polish: Bazylika św. Piotra na Watykanie
  • Polish: bazylika św. Piotra
  • Portuguese: Basílica de São Pedro
  • Romanian: Bazilica Sfântul Petru din Roma
  • Romansh: Dom da s. Peder
  • Russian: Собор Святого Петра
  • Russian: собор Святого Петра
  • Samogitian: Švėntuojė Petra bazilėka
  • Saterfriesisch: Päiterssäärke
  • Scots: St. Peter's Basilica
  • Scottish Gaelic: Bàislig Naomh Peadar
  • Serbian: Базилика Светог Петра
  • Serbo-Croatian: Bazilika sv. Petra
  • Sinhala: සාන්ත පීතර බැසිලිකාව
  • Slovak: Bazilika svätého Petra
  • Slovenian: Bazilika sv. Petra, Rim
  • Slovenian: Bazilika sv. Petra, Vatikan
  • Slovenian: Vatikanska bazilika
  • Spanish: Basílica de San Pedro
  • Spanish: San Pedro
  • Spanish: San Pedro de Roma
  • Spanish: San Pedro del Vaticano
  • Spanish: basilica de San Pedro
  • Spanish: basílica de San Pedro
  • Swahili: Basilika la Mt. Petro
  • Swedish: Peterskyrkan
  • Swiss German: Petersdom
  • Tagalog: Basilika ni San Pedro
  • Tamil: புனித பேதுரு பேராலயம்
  • Tatar: İzge Petr Bazilikası
  • Tatar: Изге Питер базиликасы
  • Thai: มหาวิหารนักบุญเปโตร
  • Tosk Albanian: Petersdom
  • Turkish: Aziz Petrus Bazilikası
  • Twi: Basilica di San Pietro
  • Ukrainian: собор Святого Петра
  • Urdu: پطرس باسلیکا
  • Venetian: Baxełega de San Piero in Vatican
  • Vietnamese: Nhà thờ Thánh Phê-rô
  • Vietnamese: Vương cung thánh đường Thánh Phêrô
  • Waray (Philippines): Basilica ni San Pedro
  • Welsh: Basilica Sant Pedr
  • Western Frisian: Sint-Pitersbasilyk
  • Western Frisian: Sint Pitertsjerke
  • Western Panjabi: پیٹر گرجا روم
  • Wu Chinese: 圣彼得大教堂
  • Yiddish: פעטראס באסיליקע
  • Yue Chinese: 聖彼得大教堂
  • Basilica Papale di San Pietro
  • San Pietro del Vaticano
  • papale basilica maggiore di San Pietro in Vaticano
  • Švėntuojė Petra bazėlėka
  • کڵێسای سەنت پیتەر
  • 성베드로 대성전

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