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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 »

Sistine Chapel ceiling - Wikipedia


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 ...

Rome's Sistine Chapel: 50 fascinating facts - Telegraph


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 ...

7 Things You May Not Know About the Sistine Chapel - History in ...


Nov 1, 2012 ... Check out seven surprising facts about the famous ceiling and the artist who painted it.

23 Interesting Facts About the Sistine Chapel


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.

Sistine Chapel: Facts, History & Visitor Information - Live Science


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, ...

25 Fascinating Facts About The Sistine Chapel | The Fact Site


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!

15 Lofty Facts About the Sistine Chapel | Mental Floss


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 ...

10 Surprising Facts About The Sistine Chapel - Hexapolis


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.

Sistine Chapel Facts - SoftSchools


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 Magna, ...