Basilica of Saint Mary Major

The Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, or church of Santa Maria Maggiore, is a Papal major basilica and the largest Catholic Marian church in Rome, Italy.

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
The Basilica of Saint Praxedes, commonly known in Italian as Santa Prassede, is an ancient titular church and minor basilica located near the papal basilica of Saint Mary Major, on Via di Santa Prassede, 9/a in rione Monti of , . is situated 150 meters south of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Sixtus, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
Sant'Antonio abate all’Esquilino is a church in Rome, located near the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore on via Carlo Alberto in the Esquilino district. is situated 180 meters east of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Marcus Cyron, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Church
The Church of St. Alphonsus Liguori is a rectory church located on the Via Merulana on the… is situated 260 meters southeast of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Karelj, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
Santa Pudenziana is a church of Rome, a basilica built in the 4th-century, that is dedicated to Saint Pudentiana, sister of Saint Praxedis and daughter of Saint Pudens. is situated 270 meters west of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Wikimedia, CC SA 1.0.

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Locality
The Palatine Hill, which is the centremost of the Seven Hills of Rome, is one of the most ancient… is situated 1¼ km southwest of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Lil Herodotus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Neighborhood
San Lorenzo is an urban zone in , Italy. Administratively it was part of both Municipio II and Quarter VI Tiburtino. is situated 1½ km east of Basilica of Saint Mary Major.

Neighborhood
Pigneto is an underground station of Line C of the Rome Metro. is situated 3 km east of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Aenigma1976, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Town
Vatican City, officially Vatican City State, is an independent city-state enclaved within , . is situated 4 km west of Basilica of Saint Mary Major. Photo: Marcus Winter, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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