"Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth" Scalzi Church - Chiesa di Santa Maria di Nazareth Tip by Fam.Rauca

  Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
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  • Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth - Venice
      Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
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  • Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth - Venice
      Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
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  • Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth - Venice
      Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
    by Fam.Rauca
  • Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth - Venice
      Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
    by Fam.Rauca
  • Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth - Venice
      Scalzi Basilica - Santa Maria di Nazareth
    by Fam.Rauca
 

This important edifice is also called the Scalzi Church.
The built of the church began in the year 1670 after the plans of Baldassare Longhena.
The building was finished in a time period of 35 years.
The façade of the church was created by the artist G. Sardi, in Venetian Baroque and Classic style.
A part of the fescues of the church was destroyed during the First World War, and then it was rebuilt.
In the inside of the church is the tomb of the last doge of Venice, Ludovico Manin.
The elegant building is an important edifice, next to the Train Station of Venice, on the shore of the Canal Grande.

Address: Scalzi Bridge, Ferrovia
Directions: Vaporetti Station: Ferrovia

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  • Updated Jun 22, 2008
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