After completing our self-guided tour of the Vatican Museums, we continued our Vatican visit inside St. Peter's Basilica. Just a short walk from the museum exit, you'll walk through columns and archways to the entrance of the Basilica. Stepping inside, don't be surprised if your breath is taken away, as you are filled with awe of what lies before you.
Unfortunately, we were unable to visit the underground crypts during our visit to St. Peter's Basilica. We had hoped that following mass, they would have opened the crypt, but that wasn't the case.
These are just a few pictures of the interior of St. Peter's Basilica. We have many more posted on our Facebook Fan Page:
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