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In a secret room located in Florence's church of San Lorenzo the walls are covered in drawings believed to be the work of Michelangelo and his disciples. Claudio Giovannini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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This Room Is Thought To Have Been Michelangelo's Secret Hideaway And Drawing Board

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The steps of Florence's Basilica of Santa Croce are a popular gathering spot for tourists visiting the historic Italian city. Alberto Pizzoli/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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