The Church of Santa Susanna
The ancient church of Santa Susanna may have been founded as early as the 4th century. The current church was rebuilt between 1585 and 1603 for a monastery of Cistercian nuns, which was founded here in 1587.
The beautiful facade is the work of Carlo Maderno (1556-1629).
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My name is David Lown and I am an art historian from Cambridge, England. Since 2001 I have lived in Italy, where I run private walking tours of Rome.
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