The Palazzo Medici Riccardi contains a wide variety of historic pieces, offering visitors the chance to view a compilation of over four centuries of art and architecture. The best part of the palazzo is truly magnificent: the Chapel of the Magi. It is reached via an elegant 17th-century staircase. Built in the fifteenth century, the chapel contains eclectic decorations of enchanting allure. The frescoes of Benozzo Gozzoli have become more famous than he ever was and constitute one of the most fascinating illustrations of Medici Florence.
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