Church of Santa Croce

The luscious facade of Santa Croce

The luscious facade of Santa Croce

Another gray and rainy day. We decided to spend the afternon indoors. We made a very good choice! This church is filled with incredible art and decoration as well as the tombs of some of the many favored sons of the city. Not pictured here are Dante and Machiavelli's final resting places.

 

The apse

The apse

Galileo's tomb

Galileo's tomb

Michelangelo's tomb

Michelangelo's tomb

Pazzi Chapel designed by Bruneleschi

Pazzi Chapel designed by Bruneleschi