Piazza Colonna

[5 photos]

Coordinates: 41° 54′ 3″ N, 12° 28′ 48″ E

Piazza Colonna

Overview

Piazza Colonna is a piazza at the centre of the Rione of Colonna in the historic heart of Rome. It is named for the marble Column of Marcus Aurelius which has stood there since 193 CE. The bronze statue of Saint Paul that crowns the column was…

Thanks for your visit. If you experience any problem viewing my site or have some feedback, suggestions, please contact me under ✉ feedback@raoul-kieffer.net. Thanks in advance, this will help me to improve my site.

Photo index

Click the pictures to view them in full screen

Piazza Colonna (001)
Piazza Colonna (001)
Piazza Colonna (002)
Piazza Colonna (002)
Piazza Colonna (004)
Piazza Colonna (004)
Piazza Colonna (005)
Piazza Colonna (005)
Piazza Colonna (007)
Piazza Colonna (007)

Size of original pictures: 4,992 x 3,328 pixels

Description

Piazza Colonna is a piazza at the centre of the Rione of Colonna in the historic heart of Rome. It is named for the marble Column of Marcus Aurelius which has stood there since 193 CE. The bronze statue of Saint Paul that crowns the column was placed in 1589, by order of Pope Sixtus V. The Roman Via Lata (now the Via del Corso) runs through the piazza’s eastern end, from south to north.

Google Maps

Javascript must be on to view the Google Map

Related links

Piazza Colonna

Click to share on:

Or copy link: