Florence Duomo Florence, Italy

This magnificent cathedral is notable for its revolutionary dome designed by Brunelleschi (1436), its tall campanile by Giotto, fine marble exterior and splendid baptistery. Inside, the Duomo is a veritable museum of Renaissance art.

Nave Looking East
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Facts & Stats

Id
248605
Best Known As
Florence Duomo
Full Name
Florence Duomo
Also Known As
Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore
Coordinates
43.773236° N, 11.256319° E  (map)

Contact Info

Address
Piazza del Duomo
Phone
055-230-2885

Timeline

September 13, 1501
Michelangelo sculpts the David in Florence Florence Duomo

Further Resources

  1. King, Ross. Brunelleschi's Dome: How a Renaissance Genius Reinvented Architecture.
  2. Official Website of Florence Duomo. Official source.