Renaissance

Connected Sites

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Albi "The superb houses built during the Renaissance bear witness to the vast fortunes amassed by the pastel merchants." (wiki)
Alcala de Henares University
Angra do Heroismo
Banska Stiavnica Renaissance Old and New Castles
Burgos Cathedral Golden Stairway
Cathedral of St. James in Sibenik
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Cracow Wawel Castle, Saint Sigismund's Chapel in the Cathedral, Cloth Hall
Dubrovnik Dubrovnik managed to preserve its beautiful Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque churches, monasteries, palaces and fountains (Unesco website)
El Escurial
Evora Renaissance fountain at Largo das Portas de Moura
Ferrara
Florence
Fontainebleau
Fort Jesus Described as Renaissance military architecture (AB ev)
Genoa Renaissance .. palaces (AB ev)
Granada Palace of Charles V
Graz Jesuit College (now priests' seminary), Eggenberg Castle (mix of late renaissance and baroque), mausoleum
Heritage of Mercury Idrija: The castle is an excellent example of massive Renaissance architecture (nom fil)
Kremlin and Red Square Archangel Cathedral, Palace of Facets
Kronborg Castle
L'viv Boim Chapel
La Lonja de la Seda Many of the decorations date from the Renaissance, including the gargoyles and one of the wooden ceilings
Litomysl Castle
Loire Valley Chambord Castle, Blois Castle, Amboise Castle
Mantua and Sabbioneta
Maritime Greenwich Queen's House
Medici Villas and Gardens
Mir Castle First Renaissance, later Baroque style
Monastery of Batalha the fine Renaissance tribune (1532) - wiki
Naples Santa Caterina a Formiello and the Monteoliveto complex (Sant'Anna dei Lombardi)
Paris, Banks of the Seine Louvre
Petäjävesi Old Church The circular design at the top of the dome derives from the classical opaion as interpreted in Renaissance architecture. (unesco website)
Prague Belveder Summer Residence
Quito Church of El Sagrario - The construction is of the Italian Renaissance style (wiki)
Rome
Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy
Salamanca University, New Cathedrale, Monterrey Palace, Archiebishop Fonseca's College, Saint Stephen's Convent
San Pedro de la Roca Castle Renaissance design
Santa Ana de los Rios de Cuenca Example of Renaissance urban planning
Santa Maria delle Grazie
Santiago de Compostela Hospital of the Catholic Kings
Spissky Hrad and Levoca Levoca
Telc
Toledo Holy Cross Hospital
Upper Middle Rhine Valley Hilchenhaus, Lorch
Urbino Ducal Palace
Val d'Orcia
Valletta Several examples of Renaissance art and architecture, such as the hospital and the Auberge de Provence
Venice and its Lagoon Marciana Library, Scuola Grande di San Marco
Vicenza
Villa d'Este
Vilnius Royal Palace, Radziwill Palace, Saint Michael's Church, Saint Stephen's Church
Zamosc
Úbeda and Baeza

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