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Porta del Popolo (City Gate)

Porta del Popolo (City Gate) Review

The medieval gate in the Aurelian walls was replaced in 1561 by the current one. Bernini further embellished it in 1655 for the much-heralded arrival of Queen Christina of Sweden, who had abdicated her throne to become a Roman Catholic.

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  • Address: Piazza del Popolo and Piazzale Flaminio, Piazza del Popolo, Rome, 00187 | Map It
  • Metro Flaminio.
  • Location: Piazza del Popolo
Updated: 03-19-2014

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