Florence Duomo
  • 1. The Florence Duomo, officially known as the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, is a magnificent piece of Renaissance architecture located in the heart of Florence, Italy. This iconic cathedral is famous for its striking red dome designed by Filippo Brunelleschi, which dominates the city's skyline. Adorned with beautiful white, green, and pink marble, the Duomo is a symbol of Florentine cultural and artistic achievement. The interior is equally impressive, with intricate frescoes, stunning stained glass windows, and a grandeur that leaves visitors in awe. A visit to the Florence Duomo is a must for anyone exploring the rich history and artistry of this vibrant Italian city.

    Who was the architect of the Florence Duomo's dome?
A) Filippo Brunelleschi
B) Leonardo da Vinci
C) Raphael
D) Michelangelo
  • 2. What color is the exterior of the Florence Duomo?
A) Gold leaf
B) Red brick
C) Grey stone
D) White, green, and pink marble
  • 3. What is the official name of the Florence Duomo?
A) Duomo di Firenze
B) Santa Maria Cathedral
C) The Florence Dome
D) Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
  • 4. What is the translation of 'Duomo' in English?
A) Square
B) Palace
C) Cathedral
D) Tower
  • 5. Who designed the stunning bronze doors at the main entrance to the Florence Duomo?
A) Giorgio Vasari
B) Titian
C) Donatello
D) Lorenzo Ghiberti
  • 6. Which famous Medici family member was buried in the Florence Duomo?
A) Catherine de' Medici
B) Giuliano de' Medici
C) Lorenzo de' Medici
D) Cosimo de' Medici
  • 7. What is the name of the bell tower next to the Florence Duomo?
A) Brunelleschi's Belltower
B) Giotto's Campanile
C) Michelangelo's Tower
D) Medici Belfry
  • 8. Which pope consecrated the Florence Duomo in 1436?
A) Pope Julius II
B) Pope Leo X
C) Pope Eugene IV
D) Pope Alexander VI
  • 9. The interior of the Florence Duomo features intricate designs in what material?
A) Glass
B) Wood
C) Gold
D) Marble
  • 10. When was the construction of Florence Duomo started?
A) 1500
B) 1400
C) 1296
D) 1600
  • 11. What is the lantern of Florence Duomo made of?
A) Iron
B) Copper
C) Bronze
D) Gold
  • 12. How many steps are there to reach the top of the campanile next to Florence Duomo?
A) 300
B) 200
C) 500
D) 414
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