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St. Peter's Basilica

Local name: Basilica di San Pietro

The most famous Catholic church erected in 1506-1626 at the burial place of St. Peter, the Apostle considered the first pope in history - his grave is located under the main altar. The basilica is also a burial place of several other popes, including St. John Paul II.


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Piazza San Pietro 00120 Vatican City , Vatican