Castel San Angelo

Castel San Angelo The name of the Castle derives from a miraculous event happened in occasion of a pestilence in 590. During the procession ordered by Pope Gregorio Magno, the archangel Michele has appeared by the Mole Adriana to mean the end of the pestilence. The statue of the angel on the peak of the castle has been substituted six times. www.aboutroma.com/itineraries-in-Rome.html