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San Rocco (Scuola of St. Rocco)

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Address: San Polo, 3052, 30125 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: 415234864
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Description: Here you will find some of the beautiful works from the painter Tintoretto.
Here you will find some of the beautiful works from the painter Tintoretto.
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romantic and historical.

A wonderful inspiring place, venice is fabulous, so much to see and do. Loved the local architecture, the whispering bridge. Going on the canals in a gondola is a must expreience!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

A wonderful inspiring place, venice is fabulous, so much to see and do. Loved the local architecture, the whispering bridge. Going on the canals in a gondola is a must expreience!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

The main event in this small art gallery is the collection of Tintorettos, which includes Annunciation and St Roch St Roch curing the plague victims St Christopher and St Martin on Horseback (Pordenone)

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

The Tinterettos andTitians onm the ceilings and walls are breathtaking. Tintoretto's Crucifixion simply must be seen and marvelled at!

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

an amazing artistic cornucopia. a dazzling collection of Tinteretto works . the ground floor looks fairly innocuous but the real treasure is on the first floor

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BRADFORD West Yorkshire U.K.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

Amazing art with a fascinating story behind Tintoretto's paintings in the Scuola.Though the paintings are of familiar religious events,their interpretation is strikingly unusual.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Very good audio guide giving you interesting info about each painting but I wish we'd spotted the mirrors (to look up the high ceiling paintings) before getting neck ache!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

What can I say? The artwork here is just spectacular. I especially enjoyed thesecond floor wood panelling and the gorgeous lanterns which showed off the paintings beautifully.Bought a great little book in the downstairs bookstore for just 6 euros: Saint Roch, Venice and the Plague. Attended a concert at the San Rocco Church right next door afterwards, and read this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The audio guide was superb in describing the context, the various pieces and how they fit together. Use the mirrors offered for free to view the ceiling pieces more comfortably. We experienced no crowds (rare in Venice) and nobody pressuring us to move through the site. An impactful experience that ranked with the Doge's Palace and Basilica in a distinct... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Laden with Tintoeretto's, for his fans, this is a must. Even if you aren't a fan, the amazing setting is worth a visit - fascinating for those who aren't only art lovers. As the church next door is also worth a visit, it's a good trip in combo - took us about an hour and a half to visit both.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

A small and yet expansive treasure of paintings on the ceiling and walls of this gathering hall adjacent to the Frari Church.

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Address: Address: San Polo, 3052, 30125 Venice, Italy
Phone Number: 415234864
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Veneto  >  Province of Venice  >  City of Venice  >  Venice>  > San Polo
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

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San Polo
The Rialto Bridge is the most famous sight along the Grand Canal in San Polo, smallest of Venice's six sestieri (districts) and by far the busiest neighborhood. Morning Venetians arrive to peruse the markets for fish, fruit and vegetables, while shops display goods from cheese to wine to desserts. San Silvestro and Rialto Market vaporetto (water taxi) stops add to the steady stream of foot traffic. San Polo is defined by churches including Basilica dei Frari, one of the most important churches sought by art lovers.