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Basilica di Sant'Eufemia

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Address: | Campo Patriarca Elia, 34073 Grado, Italy
Phone Number: 043180146
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour

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The Basilica

We enjoyed our visit there and spent quite a bit of time in the museum as well as the older church on the other side of the baptistry, the Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle Grazie.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed our visit there and spent quite a bit of time in the museum as well as the older church on the other side of the baptistry, the Sanctuary of Santa Maria delle Grazie.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Lovely church in the middle of old Grado is definately worth a visit. Just enjoy the atmosphere. There is a beatifuly decorated mosaic inside and some of the old walls are shown bellow the base. You can sit and see.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful church in the centre of old town of grado: really suggestive. Is an old church ..big ...and in barocco style.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

This is a really nice church placed in the old town of Grado. Inside the church is wide and you can notice the antiquity of the building:roman . It's very impressive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

There is nothing to dislike about this atmospheric, ancient and beautiful church. It's dark inside but that just makes the place even more special. It gives a window into the early Christian world that was building these soaring churches in the middle of the Dark Ages.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Beautiful church dating back to the early Christian age. Touching in its simplicity, it should be admired in different hours of the day to appreciate the changing of lights. Inspiring atmosphere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Its a must see place , especially the byzantine floor tiles . five hundred years old and in such good condition makes me want to know what they are stuck down with. Its a simple church , very serene , not much decoration to speak of , but its not needed here . Out the back is the ancient cemetery... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014 via mobile

We took a break from Grado and took a boat trip which took in the lagoons, a fish farm and Bascilica di Sant'Eufemia. The afternoon was a lovely relaxing trip taking in the sights and views. The island was very peaceful and picturesque, the mosaics were lovely as were the stained glass windows.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

You must see this. It's free entry and is so old and beautiful it is well worth stepping out of the sun for 15 minutes to look round. Very peaceful.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Being in Grado should not only mean sun,clean beach and sea and fish restaurants, but to deal a little with the history of the place-very interesting as you could seein in wiki:Grado in the past was important (harbour) and a patriarchat."The patriarchate came into being when the schismatic Patriarch of Aquileia, Paulinus (557-569), moved to Grado in the mid 6th... More 

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Address: Address: | Campo Patriarca Elia, 34073 Grado, Italy
Phone Number: 043180146
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Friuli Venezia Giulia  >  Province of Gorizia  >  Grado

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