Curator’s Choice

Map of Rome

This topographical view of Rome shows the city as it would have looked in the mid 17th century. Created during the Pontificate of Pope Alexander VII (1655-1667), it depicts a small city surrounded by fields and the Aurelian Walls.


Current Exhibitions

The Knights Tower & Carillon

Washington, D.C., is home to the patronal church of the Catholic Church in the United States, the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception..

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