Sistine Chapel - Wikipedia
The Sistine Chapel is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of
the Pope, in Vatican City. Originally known as the Cappella Magna, the chapel ... More »
The Sistine Chapel ceiling, painted by Michelangelo between 1508 and 1512, is
a cornerstone work of High Renaissance art. The ceiling is that of the Sistine ...
Mar 8, 2013 ... As eyes turn to Rome and a new pope, Tim Jepson unearths 50 facts about the
Sistine Chapel, from the history of its frescoes to the meaning of ...
Nov 1, 2012 ... Check out seven surprising facts about the famous ceiling and the artist who
The ceiling of the Sistine Chapel is one of the most famous frescoes in the world
and unsurprisingly it's one of Rome's most visited and valued historic sites.
Oct 30, 2013 ... The Sistine Chapel is a large chapel in the Vatican City. It is renowned for its
Renaissance art, especially the ceiling painted by Michelangelo, ...
The Sistine Chapel is one of Rome's most popular & prized historic sites. Here's
25 facts to give you all the more reason to visit this stunning attraction!
Aug 15, 2016 ... On August 15, 1483, Pope Sixtus IV consecrated the Sistine Chapel. The works
of Michelangelo were years away—the artist was only eight ...
Jul 11, 2015 ... Here are 10 fascinating facts about the Sistine Chapel to give you all the more
reasons to visit this stunning attraction in the Vatican.
The Sistine Chapel is a Roman Catholic chapel in the Apostolic Palace, in
Vatican City, Rome. The Sistine Chapel was originally known as the Cappela