The monuments inside this church are the most impressive in all Venice ! Go see them !
A great church with incredible paintings. The heart of Venetian architecture.
The biggest church in Venezia. Inside you will find important Venetian painters as Tintoretto.
If you love paintings and sculptures this is the right place for you. A big chirch with many masterpieces of Titian, Bellini, Canova
. The symbols of the cenotaph of Antonio Canova In the Basilica dei Frari, the famous cenotaph of the sculptor Antonio Canova contains symbols unknown to the general public. The Three Graces of the monument on one side represent the theological virtues of Christianity, ie Faith, Hope and Charity,…
“The church of the SS. John and Paul may be called Pantheon of the Doges. Already by the end of the 13th century four doges were buried here.”
Point of Interest
“The Bridge of Sighs is a foamous bridge in Venice. The enclosed bridge is made of white limestone, has windows with stone bars, passes over the Rio di Palazzo, and connects the New Prison (Prigioni Nuove) to the interrogation rooms in the Doge's Palace. It was designed by Antonio Contino, whose uncle Antonio da Ponte designed the Rialto Bridge, and it was built in 1600. ”
“Pre-19th Century art to take your breath away! Includes the largest collection of Venetian art. The old part of the building itself is grand and magnificient, definitely worth visiting!”
“Rialto , Erberia , San Giacometto square , here you find traditional and modern places . You may choose to have a glass of wine sitting at a table outside , enjoyng the view on the Canal Grande or standing in the square to make small talks . Others prefer to go at the next Campo Bella Vienna to eat Cicchetti (fingerfood) and dancing to the rhythm of the music of the nearby bar .”
“For lovers of modern art, Venice is home to the most important and extraordinary personal collection of the American collector Peggy Guggenheim. A collection that will leave you dreaming, with its works by famous artists such as Picasso, Mondrian and Brancusi. ”