Santi Nereo e Achilleo
Via della Terme di Caracalla 28

St Peter, after escaping from prison, was fleeing the city when he lost a bandage from his wounds.  This church was built where the bandage fell and later rededicated to the 1st century AD martyrs St Nereus and St Achilleus.  Many of the frescoes here dated from 9th century AD.  Most depicted how the Apostles were martyred.


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