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Church of St Peter the Apostle

What to see in Grotte di Castro, Viterbo, Lazio


Built towards the end of the 11th century, the Church of St Peter the Apostle has undergone various architectural transformations over time. The church has a single nave and contains valuable works of art: a statue of Our Lady of the Assumption (16th cent.); two works by Luigi Fontana, St. Peter healing a cripple and St. Paul preaching in Athens (late 19th cent.); a painting of Salome witnessing the beheading of the Baptist (17th cent. Roman school); an 18th cent. crucifix; the tomb of Card. Carlo Salotti, work of engineer Luigi Fracassini and Romeo Cordelli (1948); the canvas with "The Mission of the Apostles", work of Father Nazareno Confaloni (1956).

  • Via Unione, 1A - 01025, Grotte di Castro (Viterbo)
  • Religious location

Grotte di Castro

Grotte di Castro

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may, 2023
to monday 8 may 2023

Feast of Patron Saints Flavius and Faustina

january, 2024

Feast of Sant'Antonino Abate

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