San_Lorenzo_3It is one of the most famous churches in Europe and of most visited in Florence. It will be devoted first once by the holy bishop Ambroise of Milan into 393, then one second time in 1059 following important work of enlarging.










San_Lorenzo_2Drawing up itself with the top of its broad staircases, the church was rebuilt several times. The current one is considered the first religious building of Renaissance style. Its absolutely pure proportions inside make it possible without any doubt to recognize the genius of Brunelleschi there.









San_Lorenzo_1Inside, one finds two sacristies (the old woman of Brunelleschi and the news of Michel-Angel), who represent the mausoleum of Médicis, and which are the best examples of architectural structures Renaissance. Unfortunately, the photographs are prohibited.















San_Lorenzo_5It is one of the most famous churches in Europe and of most visited in Florence. It will be devoted first once by the holy bishop Ambroise of Milan into 393, then one second time in 1059 following important work of enlarging.