Piazza della Minerva

Piazza della Minerva is a piazza in , , near the . Its name derives from the existence of a temple built on the site by Pompey dedicated to Minerva Calcidica, whose statue is now in the .

Notable Places in the Area

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

is one of the major churches of the Roman Catholic Order of Preachers in , Italy. Photo: sonofgroucho, CC BY 2.0.

The is one of the Roman Colleges of the Catholic Church. Photo: Jastrow, Public domain.

is the base of the smallest obelisk of , with a height of 5.47 meters: there are other 12 ancient obelisks present in nowadays. Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

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

, the 'Eternal City', is the capital and largest city of and of the region. Photo: MJSmit, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The of , home to the Via Veneto, Quirinale, Castro Pretorio, Repubblica, and Trevi neighborhoods, is the city's hub of activity, especially shopping and nightlife. Photo: Goldmund100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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