Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican City

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Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro holds a collection of objects offered as gifts to the Vatican, often given by kings and princes. Among the items are church ornaments, statues, papal mitres, and other various gifts. Of particular interest in the collection is the monument to Sixtus IV by Antonio del Pollaiolo, a Florentine artist. As is often the case with tourist attractions in Italy, there is little information provided in English, so a little research ahead of time goes a long way to fully appreciating your visit. To visit Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro on your holiday in Vatican City, and find out what else Vatican City has to offer, use our Vatican City tour planner.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Completely uninteresting in my eyes. Standing in a top modern building and was not worth for me/us. Use the rather on the paintings, the Church and square
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  • August 8, 2017
    is that separate pay €5 worth has huge things to see, from vaults all worked until the former chalice,
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  • August 6, 2017
    A splendid architecture to see it if you go in the Vatican Museum. We recommend it.
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