Santa Maria del Fiore (crs)
St. Miniato a Monte
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TCampanile ws designed by Giotto in 1334. It is 276 feet high. It was completed in 1359. The tower is clad in various shades of Tuscan marble.
The cathedral has a matching façade dating from 1871. The remainder of the building is much older. Construction started in 1296. The dome was designed by Brunelleschi and completed in 1463. The marble floor was installed in the 16th century. The red tiled dome has become a icon associated with Florence.
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