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VATICAN STATUES AND SCULPTURES

The Vatican is home to all kinds of statures and sculptures dating back centuries. Many of the statues and sculptures home in the Vatican can be found in the Vatican Museums with many dotting the Vatican Gardens, and even in the palace, St. Peters Square and Saint Peters Basilica. Discovering all the unique and beautiful Vatican statues and sculptures will be one of the highlights of your personal tour.

A few examples of the Vatican statues and sculptures that you will be able to embrace include Roman statues from the first and second century A.D.; the Statue of Augustus of Prima Porta, the Group of the Nile, and the Doriforos; Greek and Roman sculptures such as Apollo Belvedere which is a Roman copy from the original Greek sculpture, 130-140 A.D.

Other wonderful sights you can see while browsing the Vatican statues and sculptures include in the Museum of Popes Clement XIV and Pius VI besides the
Apollo Belvedere are the group of Laocoon by Agesander, Athanodorus, Polydorus, a statue of Hermes, statue of Antinous, Canova’s cabinet, an entire gallery of statues and the Room of Animals.

No matter where you turn, you will encounter delightful Vatican statues and sculptures from various artists from around the world and throughout centuries. With such famous artists as Michelangelo and Bernini, you will be viewing some of the world’s most beautiful artwork from the statues and sculptures to the architectural design.

A private tour with an official tour guide will allow you to learn more about every Vatican statue and sculpture through the knowledge of your tour guide. While you are browsing through the Vatican museums, you will notice that many of the famous sculptures and statues are not labeled; however, your official tour guide will have all the answers to your questions.

A tour of the Vatican statues and sculptures is one that will allow you to embrace the culture and history of not only the Vatican and Rome but of the world. Once inside the ancient Renaissance and Medieval walls you will be able to embrace Vatican sculptures and statues from Saint Peters Square to the Vatican Gardens and many other locations throughout Vatican City.

Enjoy learning and viewing the magnificent Vatican statues and sculptures that are preserved and protected by Vatican City with your tour guide. A
tour of the Vatican is one that gives all visitors the chance to embrace the world’s most famous sculptures, statues, and artwork with a detailed explanation of the history, the creator, and its significance in our history.

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