Porta San Paolo

The Porta San Paolo is one of the southern gates in the 3rd-century of , . The Via Ostiense Museum is housed within the gatehouse.

Notable Places in the Area

The district is the heart of ancient and the Roman Empire. Photo: Paolostefano1412, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Pyramid of Cestius is an ancient pyramid in , , near the Porta San Paolo and the . Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Rome Porta San Paolo Railway Park Museum is a museum in , concerned with railway and tram transportation. is situated 180 metres south of Porta San Paolo. Photo: Van Loon, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The in , , were the city's second largest Roman public baths, or thermae. is situated 1 km east of Porta San Paolo. Photo: Ethan Doyle White, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Aventino and Testaccio are neighbourhoods of . Aventino is named for the hill which rises up near the Tiber river and is one of the legendary seven hills of Rome. Photo: Dnalor 01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a district in . The district's name derives from the Latin words "Trans Tiberem": beyond the Tiber river. Photo: Roundtheworld, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The , which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient… Photo: Lil Herodotus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Porta San Paolo

41.8767° or 41° 52' 36" north
12.4815° or 12° 28' 53.2" east
Open Location Code
19 metres (62 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Belarusian: Брама Сан-Паола
  • Chinese: 圣保禄门
  • Chinese: 聖保祿門
  • Dutch: Porta Ostiensis
  • Dutch: Porta San Paolo
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: بورتا سان پولو
  • Esperanto: Pordo de Sankta Paŭlo
  • Finnish: Porta San Paolo
  • French: Porta Ostiensis
  • French: Porta San Paolo
  • French: Porte Saint-Paul
  • French: Porte San Paolo
  • German: Porta Ostiensis
  • German: Porta San Paolo
  • Hebrew: פורטה סן פאולו
  • Italian: Porta Ostiense
  • Italian: Porta Ostiensis
  • Italian: Porta San Paolo
  • Japanese: サン・パオロ門
  • Japanese: サン・パオロ門
  • Portuguese: Porta São Paulo
  • Portuguese: Porta de São Paulo
  • Russian: Porta Ostiensis
  • Russian: Ворота Сан-Паоло
  • Russian: Остийские ворота
  • Ukrainian: Порта Сан Паоло
  • Порта-Сан-Паоло

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About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Porta San Paolo. See this page's contributions. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.