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Embassies and Consulates, Cultural Policies in Europe: Holy See, The Roman Curia
Maps and Views
Map of Vatican City, Map of Vatican City
CIA World Factbook: Holy See (Vatican City)
Compendium of factual information.
Holy See Press Office
Bulletin, Synodus Episcoporum, Vatican Information Service and logistical information. [Internet Explorer is needed to visualize correctly the information contained in these areas]
L'Osservatore Romano
Weekly edition in English.
Musei Vaticani - The Vatican Museums
Contain high definition images and virtual visits for Sistine Chapel, Raphaels Rooms, Pinacoteca, Egyptian Museum, Etruscan Museum and Ethnological Missionary Museum in 5 languages.
The Holy Father
From Leo XIII to John Paul II.
The Holy See
Official Vatican homepage. Presents news services, information on the history of the Catholic Church and departments of the Roman Curia, as well as Church documents and virtual tours of the Vatican museums.
Links to Vatican's institutions and country guides.
Vatican City
Flags and general information.
Vatican City Weather from AccuWeather.com
Five day forecasts and reports.
Vatican Library and Secret Archives
Collections and documents. Online Public Access Catalog of the Vatican Library.
Vatican Library Exhibit : The City Reborn
US Library of Congress exhibit presenting the Vatican Library's most precious manuscripts, books, and maps. Presents the untold story of the Vatican Library as the intellectual driving force behind the emergence of Rome as a political and scholarly superpower during the Renaissance.
Vatican Observatory
Ancient astronomical research institution. Includes history, profiles of personnel, details of telescopes, and a streaming video on the relation of science and religion.
Vatican Radio: The Pope's Voice
Programmes in 40 different languages, live broadcasts, broadcasts on demand.