Built in the middle of the 13th century, Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari was extended and continued so until the ... More
Church of St. Mary of the Friars
Built in the middle of the 13th century, Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari was extended and continued so until the 16th Century. The church houses paintings by Titian, such as l'Assunta and La Madonna di Cà Pesaro. Within the chapel, you will find Bellini's Madonna in trono. It also contains the tombs of Titian, Canova, Monteverdi, and Francesco Foscari. In spite of it's many historical and artistic treasures, the church's large dimensions make it seem empty. Services are held daily. Call ahead for more details.
This 17th century church was built with the co operation and the imagination of Massari, Morlaiter and Tiepolo. The interior
is very bright and has only one Nave, with three chapels and sculptures by Morlaiter and a unique harmony ...
St. Mary's Lodge is situated within the Museum Gardens . It was probably built around 1470 and used by important
visitors to St. Mary's Abbey as a place to stay. Of huge historical and architectural importance, the lodge is ...
Great St. Mary's, which overlooks the market place, plays an important role in university and civic life, in addition to
its duties as a parish church. Building began in 1478 and Henry VII himself gave 100 oak trees to ...