Tempietto, S.Pietro in Montorio, Rome

Tempietto, S.Pietro in Montorio, Rome


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The Tempietto (1502) was designed by Donato Bramante, one of the greatest architects of the Italian

Renaissance. The building, with a domed rotunda and surrounded by columns, was commissioned by

Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain to commemorate St. Peter ‘s crucifixion. It is located in Rome, in a

convent called San Pietro in Montorio.

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