We will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 25-26, so our employees can enjoy this special time with their families. We will reopen on Monday, November 29. Wishing you a blessed Thanksgiving!


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The Column of the Immaculate Conception was erected at the southern end of the Piazza di Spagna in 1857 in Rome following the papal encyclical by Pius IX. The column was designed by Luigi Poletti.

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