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Frescoes of St. Thomas

Map1000 LaSalle Ave.
Minneapolis (Downtown) 55403


One of the largest fresco paintings in the United States, this allegorical ceiling cycle is based on the Summa Theologiae by St. Thomas Aquinas and depicts the seven virtues: faith, justice, prudence, hope, temperance, fortitude and charity. The 17-by-112-foot atrium ceiling was finished in 1994. Free admission.

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