Santa Maria Antiqua, one of the earliest surviving ancient Byzantine churches in the Roman Forum is open to the public until September 2016
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Fresko in Santa Maria Antiqua
'Sistine Chapel of the Middle Ages' reopens to public in Rome
Nestling at the foot of the hill where Rome's emperors once lived, Santa Maria Antiqua was buried under rubble by an earthquake in 847 and only uncovered in
Reopening of Santa Maria Antiqua in Rome brings to light a rare wonder that survived iconoclasm
Tucked quietly just off Rome's Piazza Barberini is the church of Santa Maria della Concezione dei Cappuccini, which is lovely and historic but it's what lies beneath the structure that draws curious inside.