The Basilica of Saint Mary in Cosmedin#5 of 62 places to visit in Rome
The church is better known for its "mouth of truth", but there is something to see in church too. The first noticeable amazing symbiosis of architectural styles of the 7th and 12th centuries, an amazing mosaic floor, Middle Ages jewels.
You can come here at lunchtime to have a little sit down in the cool and enjoy the pleasant silence. Free entrance.
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Let ancient god decide your fate - put your hand in the mouth of the stone deity and check yourself in the medieval "lie detector"!How much: free31The Basilica of Saint Mary in Cosmedin
The skull of the couples patron Saint Valentine is kept in the Basilica of Saint Mary in Cosmedin here in Rome.How much: free6The Basilica of Saint Mary in Cosmedin
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