Vatican museum

The Vatican Museums are the public museums of the . They display works from the immense collection amassed by the Catholic Church and the papacy throughout the centuries, including several of the most renowned Roman sculptures and most important masterpieces of Renaissance art in the world.

Notable Places in the Area

Photo: Sailko, CC BY 3.0.

The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican, or simply Saint Peter's Basilica, is a built in the Renaissance style located in , the papal enclave that is within the city of . is situated 460 metres south of Vatican museum. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a chapel in the Apostolic Palace, in and the official residence of the pope. is situated 390 metres south of Vatican museum. Photo: Maus-Trauden, GPL.

is situated 160 metres east of Vatican museum. Photo: Natyss med, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

The City is the world's smallest country both by area and by population, and is the center of Catholicism. Photo: Michelangelo, Public domain.

is the historic medieval and renaissance center of . Photo: jimmyweee, CC BY 2.0.

is an urban area that belongs to the Municipio XIX of the comune of , and to the fourteenth borough of the city.

Vatican museum

41.9063° or 41° 54' 22.5" north
12.4527° or 12° 27' 9.8" east
Open Location Code
40 metres (131 feet)
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way 112137587
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  • Arabic: الفاتيكان
  • Arabic: متاحف الفاتيكان
  • Arabic: متحف الفاتيكان
  • Arabic: موزي فاتيكاني
  • Armenian: Վատիկանի թանգարաններ
  • Asturian; Bable: Museos Vaticanos
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  • Latin: Musea Vaticana
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  • Romanian: Muzeele Vaticanului
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  • Russian: Этнологический миссионерский музей
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  • Swedish: Vatikanmuseerna
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  • Tagalog: Mga Museong Batikano
  • Thai: Vatican Museums
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  • Urdu: عجائب گھر ویٹی کن
  • Urdu: ویٹیکن عجائب گھر
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  • Vietnamese: Bảo tàng Vatican
  • Wu Chinese: 梵蒂冈博物馆
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