Florence Duomo 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.

Quick Facts

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248605
Names
Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore Italian
Florence Duomo
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Timeline

1436
Brunelleschi completes revolutionary dome of Florence Cathedral
1436
Brunelleschi completes revolutionary dome of Florence Cathedral
13 Sep 1501
Michelangelo sculpts the David in Florence