Piazza San Giovanni in Laterano

An Egyptian granite obelisk (15e s. B.C.) stands in the centre of the "St. John Lateran Square". It stood for a long time in the middle of the Great Circus. The square gives access to the baptistry of San Giovanni and to the Lateran Palace.

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Address : 

P.za S.-Giovanni in Laterano, 00184 Roma

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Palazzo del Laterano
Palazzo del Laterano
Rebuilt in 1586, the Lateran Palace was
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Baptistry of San Giovanni in Laterano
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St John Lateran baptistery, one of Rome
Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano
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Saint John Lateran, one of the city's
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Domus Aurea (Golden House of Nero)
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Palazzo del Laterano
Palazzo del Laterano
Rebuilt in 1586, the Lateran Palace was
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Baptistry of San Giovanni in Laterano
Baptistry of San Giovanni in Laterano
St John Lateran baptistery, one of Rome
Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano
Basilica of San Giovanni in Laterano
Saint John Lateran, one of the city's
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