a palace in Rome used as the papal residence from the 4th century a.d. to the removal of the papal court to Avignon, rebuilt in 1586, and now a museum for classical and Christian antiques.
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How to use Lateran Palace in a sentence
He carried these images of his new masters, bathed in innocent blood, into the oratory of the Lateran Palace.The Lives of the Saints, Volume III (of 16): March | Sabine Baring-Gould
The Lateran Palace, so long deserted, awoke to receive a royal guest.The Makers of Modern Rome | Mrs. (Margaret) Oliphant
He himself undertakes to build a church in his Lateran Palace.