Sacro Cuore di Gesù a Castro Pretorio

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Built in 1887 by Conte Francesco Vespignani, the Architetto dei Sacri Palazzi of Leo XIII the imposing statue of the Redeemer atop the campanile was erected only in 1931. Dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the church is served by the Salesian fathers. It has an adjoining boarding-school of arts and industries.

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