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28
November
2018

Who was Gian Lorenzo Bernini?

Who was Gian Lorenzo Bernini?

Gian Lorenzo Bernini may not be as well-known as Michelangelo or DaVinci, but he was an important Roman artist of […]

27
November
2018

Is the Vatican City open during Christmas time?

Is the Vatican City open during Christmas time?

Whilst some parts of the city will be closed come, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, the whole of […]

27
November
2018

What is the best time of day to visit the Vatican?

What is the best time of day to visit the Vatican?

Limited time at Vatican City? Well, don’t just stand there and grumble, read our top tips here to avoid the […]

27
November
2018

Why is Pope Julius II important?

Why is Pope Julius II important?

Pope Julius II is known as the greatest art patron of the papal line. He was nicknamed ‘The Warrior Pope,’ […]

27
November
2018

Which are the best museums to visit?

Which are the best museums to visit?

Displaying over 20,000 works of art collected by several popes over the past few centuries, the Vatican Museums are a […]

24
October
2018

Why you should visit the Vatican Historical Museum

Why you should visit the Vatican Historical Museum

With a unique collection of portraits of the past popes, the Vatican Historical Museum is a great place to learn […]

23
October
2018

Why is Michelangelo famous?

Why is Michelangelo famous?

Michelangelo is one of the most famous Italian artists ever to live, going down in history as one of the […]

23
October
2018

Who is Raphael?

Who is Raphael?

Raphael was part of the holy trinity of the High Renaissance, along with Leonardo and Michelangelo two other names you […]

15
October
2018

Are Cameras allowed in the Vatican City?

Are Cameras allowed in the Vatican City?

Heading to the Vatican camera in hand? Don’t get too excited as the city has its very own guidelines concerning […]

15
October
2018

What time does the Vatican City Open?

What time does the Vatican City Open?

To best plan your day to the Vatican City, check out our list below which shows when and what is […]

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