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Chiesa di San Zaccaria

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Address: Campo S. Zaccaria, 4693, 30122 Venice, Italy
16:00 - 18:00
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We visited this church early in the morning, when it wasn't full of tourists so we were able to fully enjoy its beauties. make sure to pay the extra fee of 3 euro to visit the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Bacau, Romania
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Bacau, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this church early in the morning, when it wasn't full of tourists so we were able to fully enjoy its beauties. make sure to pay the extra fee of 3 euro to visit the museum. Like all churches from Venice, this also bursts with amazing paintings and statues.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Slightly tucked away but not far from the main Canal this is a lovely church in a Square. Quiet and calm almost a retreat from the busy Tourist Trail. Seen 2014

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Couldn't go in this church as it always seemed to be closed but the facade was worth stopping by alone very ornate and beautiful!

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Limited hours of opening but a must to see..So different all churches in Venice to those in Rome and Verona that have visited.

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

There are dozens of churches in Venice and this is just another one.Pretty big but with a rather simple facade,not very adorned.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

While walking around Venice we happened upon this church. The doors were open so we went in. Outstanding. The art was breathtaking. There were only a few others there, so it was the first time in Venice that we were not suffocated by the crowds. It is free to enter, but we left an offering anyway. This is a must... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Tucked away on a small square, this church has a beautiful interior and is home to Bellini's painting "Madonna and Saints" as well as the cript of San Zaccaria.

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

A church festooned with gorgeous paintings (including a Van Dyck) and other hidden treasures. Be sure to pay the 1.50 Euros and see the little museum that's attached to the church.

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Maybe not much from the outside, but go inside to marvel at the paintings and decorations, and pay the extra fee, 3 Euros, to visit the underground crypt.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This church was one of many in Venice, but it beauty inside very calm and tranquil .take your time to look around before going back outside into all the hustle and bustle

Thank Jean G

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Castello is the largest of the six sestieri (districts), and the only one not facing onto the Grand Canal. More than half of Castello is situated within Arsenale, the naval base, which occupies over one-fifth the area of Venice. This gentrified maritime neighbourhood feels busy but casual. Castello’s side streets are laid back, with small boats lining canals criss-crossed by laundry. Semiannual exhibitions add a strong artsy current to the Arsenale area. Via Garibaldi in Castello, with its shops and bars, has one of Venice's rare straight and wide boulevards. When a large ship turns around the Lido to enter the Giudecca Canal, the startling sight creates an illusion that it will run aground right on Via Garibaldi! Families treasure Giardini near the island's tip, green with rare trees and grass, and Riva degli Schiavoni is a popular spot for Venetians to take a stroll to watch the sunset.
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