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St Peter's Basilica

St peter's Basilica, Vatican

Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano (Italian) is the "the greatest of all churches of Christendom".

The magnificent dome is a landmark in Rome and designed by Michelangelo.

It covers an area of 2.3 hectares (5.7 acres) and has a capacity of over 60,000 people.

St Peter is believed to be buried below the site.

 

Photo: Oct 9, 2008

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Taken on October 9, 2008