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Chiesa Dio Padre Misericordioso (detta del Terzo Millennio / del Giubileo / delle Tre Vele)

Typology: Parish Church

Address

Address: Largo Terzo millennio, 8
Zone: Quartiere Alessandrino (Roma est)
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Contacts

Opening times

Daily from 7.30 am to 12.30 pm and  from 4.00 pm to 7.30 pm.
Visitors are not  allowed  during  Mass (religious services)
For services schedule please call the Church
Opening times are subject to change. Please call the Church or visit: www.diopadremisericordioso.it/ 
Guided tours or group visits must be booked in advance by fax: +39 062315833

Description

The Church, built to leave a tangible sign in the Jubilee year 2000, it’s a project by American architect Richard Meier (67),  who did the Getty Center in Los Angeles, Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art, Frankfurt Museum of Applied Art. Three big white sails made out of concrete characterize the Church, supported by glass walls.  The numbers of the project: almost 14,000 cubic meter volume, 976 square meters of surface of glass, 40 meters of maximum external lenght, 31 width and 27 high; the three sails are 16,8 m; 22,1m; 26,7 m high; 20 m that of the bell tower.
Last checked: 2016-02-10 14:46
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