San Lorenzo

San Lorenzo is an urban zone in , Italy. Administratively it was part of both Municipio II and Quarter VI Tiburtino. It occupies roughly the two sides of the early stretch of Via Tiburtina, starting from railway station and ending at the Verano area.

Landmarks in the Area

City gate
Porta Tiburtina or Porta San Lorenzo is a gate in the Aurelian Walls of , , through which the Via Tiburtina exits the city. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

The erroneously named Temple of Minerva Medica is, in fact, a ruined nymphaeum of Imperial Rome, lying between the via Labicana and Aurelian Walls and just inside the line of the Anio Vetus. Photo: Lalupa, Public domain.

Santa Bibiana is a small Baroque style, Roman Catholic church in devoted to Saint Bibiana. Photo: Lalupa, Public domain.

The Sapienza University of Rome, also called simply Sapienza or the University of Rome, is a collegiate research university that is located in Rome, Italy. Photo: Carlo Dani, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Pigneto is an underground station of Line C of the Rome Metro. is situated 2 km southeast of San Lorenzo. Photo: Aenigma1976, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Palatine Hill, which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient… is situated 2½ km west of San Lorenzo. Photo: Lil Herodotus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Garbatella is an urban zone of Rome. It belongs to the Municipio VIII of Rome comune, Italy, in the Ostiense quarter of Rome. is situated 4½ km southwest of San Lorenzo. Photo: Torvindus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Vatican City, officially Vatican City State, is an independent city-state enclaved within , . is situated 5 km west of San Lorenzo. Photo: Marcus Winter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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