Nearly 2,000 years old, Pantheon is the only building from the Greco-Roman world that has remained substantially intact and in continuous use throughout its long history. A marvel of ancient architecture, it still boasts the world's largest unreinforced concrete dome. Originally designed to be a temple to all the gods of the ancient Rome, the site has been used as a Roman Catholic church, dedicated to St. Mary, since the seventh century. The building features large, granite Corinthian columns. Don't skip this site if it's raining; seeing and hearing the rain pouring into this ancient building through the hole in the ceiling is a special experience. Arrange to visit Pantheon and other attractions in Rome using our Rome road trip tool.
If you are visiting Rome, the Pantheon is a must. The sheer size of this chapel/Monument will buckle your knees. Best part about it, it is free! Unless you pay for a guided tour of course. Take... more »
One of the most magical place in Rome! Spectacular, at night. It is certainly one of the oldest monuments in Rome, and we are still here to tell its story. Wonderful at night, when no one is... more »
Iconic. Amazing place. Possibly the best place I visited in Rome. Free to enter as it's still a working Church. From the outside is big, "round" and imposing concrete. Inside it's detailed, colourful and instills a need for quiet. Originally a Roman Temple it was dedicated to numerous god's (hence the name) and holds the body of Raphael. There are audio and video points (couple of euros) which give a good overview of the place.
Smaller than I thought but still quite beautiful monument. I wouldn't have made the effort to go there for this specifically if I knew. Could be visited as part of a nice shopping round. The area is good for shopping anyway. Took nice pictures.
Plan your trip to Rome
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
Popular things to do in Rome
Side trips from Rome
Historic Sites in Rome
Hidden gems in Rome
Museums in Rome
Nearby attractions in Rome
Trips to Pantheon by other users
58 days in Rome BY A USER FROM CANADA Rione Parione Piazza Navona Church of St. Louis of the French 1 day in Northwest Italy BY A USER FROM BRAZIL Trevi Fountain Pantheon Piazza Navona 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL Milan Verona Venice 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL Milan Verona Venice 24 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM London Paris Bordeaux 24 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM London Paris Madrid