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A view of Venice's Religious Past

Chiesa di Santo Stefano has the brick architecture of Venice's churches. It is a religious... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
New York City, New York

A very quiet but beautiful church, hidden away from the main strait. Worth a visit as the internal... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Crewe, United Kingdom
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Campo Santo Stefano, 3825, 30124 Venice, Italy
San Marco
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Reviewed 23 October 2018

Chiesa di Santo Stefano has the brick architecture of Venice's churches. It is a religious sanctuary in a traditional Venitian square. Pass by

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

A very quiet but beautiful church, hidden away from the main strait. Worth a visit as the internal decor is wonderful.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We had been on a long walk through the heart of Venice's main island. Desperately in need of a rest and a drink to cool off, we had taken a break at an outdoor cafe in the Campo Santo Stefano. While sitting there, we were...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

From the moment of entry you can see coloured walls, lovely side chapels and painted interesting angled ceiling. There are fabulous paintings too.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Chiesa di Santo Stefano is a lovely church, not so much on the outside, but certainly on the inside. In particular the ceiling is absolutely beautiful, and so are the works of art in the church. It is worth a look if you are in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

In San Stefano we see several works by Tintoretto including another action-packed Last Supper, and a St. Lawrence and a St. Nicholas of Bari by Bartolemeo Vivarini. There are also very interesting bronze side doors that turn out to be from 1991. San Stefano is...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Once you have walked through Campo San Stefano, there is a narrow street at the far end, several outdoor restaurants and shops, and on the right hand side is the imposing church of Chiesa Santo Stefano. Chiesa Santo Stefano which its huge wooden double doors...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Raffiella11
Reviewed 19 February 2017

As a special challenge, try to see ten churches in a row and then remember which details belong to which church. This one I remember because of the ceiling. As with almost all of the churches it is something you must try to see.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Julian S
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is just another church from dozens in Venice.They are everywhere.This one has nothing special,it worth to take a glance though.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank zuv
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This church is one of Italy's special churches. Many master painters have contributed to making this church a wonderful place to pray and appreciate being in this Holy place. Some of TA's contributors have shared this information and experience and I agree with them. One...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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