Even though it was an overcast day, the Basilica was still glowing in beauty.
The Pope has his own private elevator in the Basilica. It can only be opened from the inside.
Queen Christina of Sweden’s monument. She’s one of only three women buried in the Vatican Catacombs.
Pope Saint John Paul II tomb that was brought above ground because too many people were crowded around it when it was below in the catacombs. Moving it went against his wishes to be buried in the ground.
Saint Peter on a throne. Fun fact, the head of this statue (and all following statues of the saint) were based off of the head of Zeus.