6 Facts You Should Know About the Sistine Chapel
The Sistine Chapel is a chapel found in the Apostolic Palace whichi s the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City. The chapel has served as a place of both religious and functionary papal activity. Today is is the site of the Papal conclave - which is the process by which a new pope is selected. Inside lies the frescos that decorate the interior and Michelangelo's The Last Judgment. While you may know the basics, here are six facts you may not have known about the Sistine Chapel.