The Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli is amongst the most important and renowned churches in Rome, located in the historic centre of the city, in the district of Monti, at the foot of Colle Oppio.
Famous for hosting the incredible Mosèdi Michelangelo Buonarroti, the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli is not exactly easy to reach by car, since it is located near the restricted traffic area (ZTL) of the historic centre in Rome. The ZTL forbids the circulation of cars at specific times, under penalty of a fine. So, if during your trip to Rome you decide to reach San Pietro in Vincoli by car, remember to pay close attention to the street signs.
Visiting the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli on foot is without doubt the best option both to avoid the stress of traffic and not to risk a fine because of the ZTL of Rome. If you are looking for a parking space in the historical centre of Rome, Parclick can help by offering the best rates to book online a parking space near San Pietro in Vincoli. Parclick offers you several parking spaces at the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli, from which you can also walk to the main points of interest in Rome, located near the Basilica!
A few minutes’ walk from San Pietro in Vincoli you will find: The Colosseum, the Domus Aurea, the Arch of Constantine, the archaeological area of the Roman Forum, the Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, Piazza Venezia with the Altar of the Fatherland, and the Imperial Forums.
Parking near the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli is also ideal thanks to the excellent connection of the church with the public transport network: on the nearby Via Cavour there is Cavour station, where you can take the line B of the metro. It will take you in no time to the stations of Roma Termini and Roma Tiburtina, but also to the Circus Maximus and the Basilica of St. Paul outside the walls.
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The Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli
Works of art in San Pietro in Vincoli
Consecrated in 439, the Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli has been restored several times over the centuries. The most important reconstruction was carried out in 1503 at the under Julius II, which explains Renaissance Baroque style appearance of the church today.
The Basilica of San Pietro in Vincoli is known for holding some beautiful works of art, including the famous Moses, a large marble sculpture carved by Michelangelo Buonarroti of Moses for the tomb of Julius II.
Furthermore, many other different artists have their paintings that decorate the chapels of the church, including Guercino, Domenichino and Pomarancio.
While you’re at it, why not attend Michelangelo’s Moses show during your visit to San Pietro in Vincoli! All you need to do is book your parking space in Rome with Parclick, easily, safely, cheaply and quickly!