Day Three Rome, Italy

The Vatican

August, 2009

 

Entrance to the Vatican

 

Vatican Courtyard

Vatican Courtyard

Vatican Courtyard

View of St. Peters Basilica

 

Priscilla at the Egyptian Exhibit

 

 

Statue of Apoxyomenos

Octagonal Courtyard Right

Octagonal Courtyard Left

Octagonal Courtyard Center

Apollo Belvedere

Statue of Neptune

 

 

 

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Gallery of Muses

The Belvedere Torso

Gallery of Muses

 

Statue of Demeter/Ceres

Bronze of Hercules

Roman god Hera (Juno)

 

Augustus Cesear Statue

Artemis (Diana)

 

Porphvry Sarcophagus

 

 

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

 

Galleria of Tapestry

Galleria of Tapestry

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Ceiling Fresco Vatican Museum

Sistine Chapel Last Judgement

Sistine Chapel Ceiling

Sistine Chapel Creation of Adam

Sistine Chapel Last Judgment

Sistine Chapel Ceiling

Priscilla Viewing the Many Ornate Crosses

Ornate Alter Cross

Ornate Alter Cross

Hand Written Bible with Ornate Casing

 

 

 

Fresco Entrance Vatican Museum

Barrel Vault Ceiling Vatican Museum

Barrel Vault Ceiling Vatican Museum

 

The Pieta

 

Barrel Vault Ceiling Vatican Museum

One of Many Vatican Hall Ceilings

Gallery delle Statues 1

Vatican Grounds with St. Peter's Basilica in the Background

Vatican Grounds

St. Peter's Basilica

Inside St. Peter's Basilica

Obelisk from the Circus of Nero in St. Peter's Square

View of St. Peter's Square from the Top of the Basilica

View of St. Peter's Grounds from the Top of the Basilica

The Landscape at St' Peter's Basilica

Pope Mobile

Spiral Staircase to Exit the Vatican