The Sistine Chapel is in Vatican City, a sovereign state located inside Rome, Italy. Erected between 1473 and 1481, the Sistine Chapel hosts a series of impressive frescoes by Mich...
The Sistine Chapel (/ˌsɪstiːn ˈtʃæpəl/; Latin: Sacellum Sixtinum; Italian:
Cappella Sistina [kapˈpɛlla siˈstiːna]) is a chapel in the Apostolic ...
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The Sistine Chapel
is one of the main attractions to visit in Vatican City . It is important to note that, while the Sistine Chapel
is part of the Vatican Museums tour, it is still used by the church for important functions, most famously being the site where the concl... More »
Michelangelo, Ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, 1508-12, fresco (Vatican, Rome)
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Nov 1, 2012 ... On the birthday of the Sistine Chapel's famous ceiling, explore seven facts about
the Renaissance masterpiece.
The Sistine Chapel is without doubt one of the greatest art treasures of all time,
one of the most celebrated masterpieces in the world. It's the last stop on the ...
The Sistine Chapel is named after his commissioner, Sixtus IV della Rovere (
1471-1484), who decided to have a large room built where the “Cappella Magna”