Church Santa Maria in Trastevere Info & Opening Hours
The Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere is located in Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere, the very heart of this vibrant, picturesque Roman neighborhood! The origin of the church, which is also known in English as St. Mary in Trastevere, goes back to legends and history at once. With its impressive, picturesque bell tower and wonders of art housed inside, the Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere is without argue one of the most interesting churches in Rome. For information, opening hours and mass schedule, keep reading!
|Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday: 7.30 - 9.00 pm|
|Best Time To Visit: 11.00am - 5.00pm or 7.00pm-8.00pm|
|Tickets: Not Needed|
How to Visit
1PLAN YOUR VISIT IN ADVANCE
– Add this landmark to your Travel List
2CHECK IN ADVANCE THE BEST TIME VISIT
– Check out opening hours and best time to visit. Visits are not allowed during mass celebrations.
– Entry to Rome’s churches and other places of worship is permitted only to appropriately dressed visitors. Low cut or sleeveless clothing, shorts, miniskirts and hats are not allowed.
Clothes must cover both your knees and shoulders. Capris are allowed.
Monday-Sunday: 7.30 – 9.00 pm
- Monday-Friday: 9.00 am, 5.30 pm and 8.30 pm
- Saturday: 9.00 am, 5.30 and 8.00 pm
- Sunday: 8.30 am, 10.00 am, 11.30 am, 5.30 pm and 6.45 pm
Entrance to Santa Maria in Trastevere Church is free
Wheelchair Accessibility Service:
+39 06 5814802
How to Reach
1CLOSEST BUS STOPS TO BASILICA DI SANTA MARIA IN TRASTEVERE
Bus Lines (Stop Sonnino/S. Gallicano):
Tram Line (Stop Belli):
Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere, 00153 Rome, Italy
Get directions from Google Maps
Santa Maria in Trastevere Church
Interesting Facts about Santa Maria in Trastevere
According to legend, the Church of Santa Maria in Trastevere raises on the site where in 38 B.C. a gush of oil sprung from the ground, the holy “fons olei”. Many among the early Christians saw in the event the annunciation of the birth of Jesus. This exact spot is highlighted on the stair leading to the presbyterium. Watch that step! At the end of the right nave there’s a small niche with some instruments of torture, such as chains and stones, used against many martyrs. Read More…
Santa Maria in Trastevere FAQ
Is it allowed to take pictures inside the Church?
Yes! You can take pictures inside the Church as long as you do not use flash