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Beautiful historic church

An extraordinary place of history and beauty. I attended a service, which was a special treat and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathleen O
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Perth, Australia
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Must see in Grado

Visiting Grado, don’t just spend time in the bars And beaches! The mosaics in this dedicated church... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An extraordinary place of history and beauty. I attended a service, which was a special treat and also toured the historic monuments in the cloister area. A must to walk around (when there's no service in progress) and soak up the history, even if you're...More

Thank Kathleen O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Grado, don’t just spend time in the bars And beaches! The mosaics in this dedicated church and the origin is really overwhelming, also having just visited Aquilea. However, the calm and authentic atmosphere is worth the visit as well.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 14 August 2018

A beautiful basilica with a unique interior. If you intend to visit Grado, take a look at this unique place.

Thank Marcelina B
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Just walking around Grado and entered this church, with so many layers of history, late Roman mosaics, and then church built on top of that. Very special feeling!

Thank h_schamhardt
Reviewed 5 March 2018

So delighted with Grado, perfect for couple of days, Sant'Eufemia interesting and surprising lovely restaurants, Hotel on harbour was pwefect.

Thank megamungo
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

I really enjoy going to this Basilica, the architecture is unique, mosaic floors, wooden beamed ceilings, marvelous pulpit and the statue of Mary is one of my favorites in all the churches I have visited in North Italy. There is a simplicity in the architecture...More

Thank MerryMary33
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Many cultures seem to have come together at this site – pagan Roman, early Christian, modern Roman Catholic. A wonderful spot to spend an afternoon, especially if you want to get out of the sun or do something other than lay on the beach. The...More

Thank Professor04
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It hasn't been the first time we visited the Basilica. San't Eufemia is or was a well known Saint in this region. More famous is the Saint Eugenia cathedral in Rovinj, Istria. Anyway, the Romanesque church is beautiful due to its simplicity, mosaics and frescos...More

Thank Steirasepp
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

This is the larger of two very early Christian churches side by side in the old town section of Grado. It has a wonderful fresco in the apse above the altar, but the best features are the floor mosaics which are in astounding condition and...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit, but nothing special, the church is in really good condition. For children it might be boring.

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