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Church of St Peter the Apostle

What to see in Grotte di Castro, Viterbo, Lazio


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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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Events

from
sunday
7
may, 2023
to monday 8 may 2023

Feast of Patron Saints Flavius and Faustina

wednesday
17
january, 2024

Feast of Sant'Antonino Abate

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