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Basilica S.Maria Degli Angeli e Dei Martiri

This fine basilica was built among the ruins of the baths of Diocletian.In 1561, Antonio del Duca obtained from Pope Pius IV a consecration of the grounds to the angels. Michelangelo was given the task(according to the legend)of designing this church dedicated to the many thousands of Christian martyrs who built the baths.

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