Vatican City, a city-state encompassed by Rome, Italy, is the base camp of the Roman Catholic Church. It's home to the Pope and a trove of notable craftsmanship and design. Its Vatican Museums house antiquated Roman models, for example, the renowned "Laocoön and His Sons" just as Renaissance frescoes in the Raphael Rooms and the Sistine Chapel, celebrated for Michelangelo's roof.

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