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Gates of Paradise

After 27-year old restoration work Lorenzo Ghiberti’s Baptistery’s “Gates of Paradise” are at last visible again. The door was damaged during the flood of ’66 and was replaced by a copy during all this period.

The masterpiece is now exhibited in the Opera del Duomo Museum, protected against humidity by a special glass theca, so that the bronze and gold covering it may not be damaged

Where:Opera del Duomo Museum, Florence

When: every day 9,00 a.m.- 7,30 p.m.| Sunday 9,00 a.m.- 1,45 p.m.

Web site: museo.operaduomo.fi.it


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