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CASTELLO

Venice

Cannaregio

S. MARIA DELLA CONSOLAZIONE (Fava) - XVIII SEC.
2 S. LEONE IX (Lio) - IX SEC.
3 S. MARIA FORMOSA - VII SEC.
4 S. LAZZARO DEI MENDICANTI
5 S. GIOVANNI E PAOLO - XIII-XV SEC.
6 S. MARIA DEI DERELITTI - XVI SEC.
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8 S. LORENZO
9 GRAN PRIORALE (S. Giovanni Battista) - XI SEC.
10 S. ANTONIN - VII SEC.
11 S. GIORGIO DEI GRECI - XVI SEC.
12 S. ZACCARIA - IX SEC.
13 S. MARIA DELLA PIETA' - XVIII SEC.
14 S. GIOVANNI BATTISTA IN BRAGORA - VIII SEC.
15 S. FRANCESCO DI PAOLA - XIV SEC.
16 S. PIETRO DI CASTELLO - IX SEC.
17 S. GIUSEPPE DI CASTELLO - XVI SEC.
18 S. GIOVANNI NOVO - X SEC.

CHURCH OF SAN LAZZARO DEI MENDICANTI

San Lazzaro dei Mendicanti Church has been built between the 1601 and 1631 following the project by architect Scamozzi, based on a classical inspiration as was common in that age.
Plan has a unic nave with a presbitery. In the interior there're paintings by Veronese, Porta and the most important among all: S. Orsola e le undicimila Vergini by Jacopo Tintoretto.
A funeral monument and a statue commemorates the Doge Alvise Mocenigo whom fought against Turks defending the Serenissima.

 

 

 

 

 

LINKS OF INTEREST NEARBY

Querini Foundation:
painting collection

Jewish Museum
in the ancient Ghetto

- B & B "Orto" -
starting from 99 euro for 2 people

Restaurant Al Giardinetto
seafood restaurant with ancient courtyard

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