The Sistine Chapel (/ˌsɪstiːn ˈtʃæpəl/; Latin: Sacellum Sixtinum; Italian:
Cappella Sistina [kapˈpɛlla siˈstiːna]) is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the
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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 ...
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 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 »
Nov 1, 2012 ... On the birthday of the Sistine Chapel's famous ceiling, explore seven facts about
the Renaissance masterpiece.
Jul 16, 2015 ... 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 ...
Mar 6, 2015 ... 20 things you might not know about Michelangelo Bonarroti's Sistine Chapel
frescos in Rome.
Here are 23 fascinating facts about the Sistine Chapel to peak your interest, test
your trivia knowledge and to give you all the more reason to go and visit this ...
Michelangelo painted the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel while lying on his back for
four years. This is the story of that creation.