This stunning building was built during the Renaissance period, but displays traces of successive interventions up until the ... More
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
This stunning building was built during the Renaissance period, but displays traces of successive interventions up until the Baroque period. Scuola Grande di San Rocco is often used as a concert hall, and is next to the San Rocco Church with which it is often mistaken. It is dedicated to Rocco, who cured the sick during the 14th-century plague. The interior decoration of the school was entrusted to Jacopo Tintoretto, whose works, such as the Allegories, Life and Passion of Christ, and episodes from the Old and New Testaments can be admired. Among the most famous displays are The Annuciation, The Epiphany, and The Flight to Egypt. It is open throughout the year except for a few occasions. However the open hours may vary according to the months, so visit the website for details.
This first class hotel is located directly on the Grand Canal in the heart of Venice, walking distance from Saint
MarkS Square, and approximately three miles from Marco Polo Tessera Airport. Local attractions include Ca dOro, Scuola Grande di ...
According to tradition, toward the middle of the 13th century, the son of the Doge Pietro, Marco Ziani, donated a
vineyard to the Friars and the church was built here by Jacopo Sansovino 300 years later. The façade, commissioned ...
In the city center, between the Frari church and the Scuola Grande di San Rocco , Hotel Falier has a
garden where guests can eat breakfast. The entrance is decorated in a sophisticated Venetian style, and the rooms contain ...
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