2 Churches in Vatican City that you should visit - With photos & details

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2 Churches to explore in Vatican City

It is the smallest country in the world, and the center of Roman Catholic Church.

Sistine Chapel00120, Vatican City

The Sistine Chapel in Rome is named for Sixtus IV della Rovere, who was Pope from 1471 to 1484. The interior walls of the chapel are covered in exquisite frescoes painted by some of the greatest Italian artists in history, including Perugino, Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Rosselli, and of course Michelangelo, who painted the stunning frescoes which adorn the ceiling. The fame of the Sistine Chapel lies mainly in the frescos that decorate the interior, most particularly the Sistine Chapel ceiling an

St. Peter's BasilicaPiazza San Pietro, 00120 Città del Vaticano, Vatican City

St. Peter's Basilica is the most renowned work of Renaissance architecture. The basilica is the burial site of the St. Peter the chief amongst Jesus's apostles and is situated in the Vatican City, the papal enclave within the city of Rome.