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Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo)

Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, 6363 Venice, Italy
+39 041 523 5913
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Campo SS. Giovanni e Paolo, 6363 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Interesting and impressive huge Gothic Church with fine paintings and tombs of many Doges. You can also find an altar with Santa Catharina's foot!

Thank Birte L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Worth a visit, quite busy when we went which is not always the best time to visit. Interesting and spectacular though and enjoyed going around it.

Thank Wendysam26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved the outside, very pretty, in a very pleasant square with a few cafés and benches. not overcrowded. There was a fee to enter. This seems incorrect for a religious building.

Thank j a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

must visit place even if you don't enter the church .views from outside are one of best in Venice.good place to have a break

Thank Daniel K
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Not too many famous art work here. But the numerous art works here are of equal, if not better quality and calibre! The atmosphere is more sacred since there are basically no tourists here. Very personal experience: I saw a senior couple here in a...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a nice church,but, let's face it, most church buildings have been built in a usually extravagant manner, and there is not much to dislike. It's lovely inside, although we only had a very quick look from the entrance door.

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 31 July 2017

An interesting Church which has been partially converted into a Hospital. It is located in a nice square with several outdoor restaurants. A nice location between the easterly district and Ponte Rialto

Thank David B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We visited in a quiet afternoon in June. Not many people inside, we paid EURO3.50 each for the ticket. Really beautiful inside, lots to look at and absorb. Enjoy the quietness in such a busy tourist town!

Thank Keren C
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

A very unique and impressive Basilica that definitely worth visiting when in Venice. Cost €3.50 to enter, well worth it. Doesn't seem much from the outside (it is next to a hospital which has a beautiful lobby), but the inside is impressive and contains valuable...More

Thank Jin G
Reviewed 23 July 2017

After dining nearby we heard music coming from the church. We entered through a open side door and were treated to a free concert of the Harrow Young Musicians Philharmonic (from England)! They were great and the setting wonderful.

Thank Jackinbama
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