Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista, Venice

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Founded in the 13th century, Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista once contained artworks by Tintoretto, Bastiani, Bellini, and Carpaccio. One of the city's oldest "scuole," institutions that served as patrons of the arts, the building now serves as an elegant and historic space for special events, like concerts and weddings. Check the website for events held there during your visit, or stop by on your tour of Venice to take a few photos and admire medieval architecture. Across the street, a deconsecrated church still holds one of Tintoretto's works, signed and dated in 1626. Use our Venice trip builder app to arrange your visit to Scuola Grande di San Giovanni Evangelista and other attractions in Venice.
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  • The Great St. John the Evangelist School in Venice is a monumental complex with illustrious examples of Gothic, Renaissance and Venetian Baroque art and architecture, by The Codussi, Lombardo, Massari, Morlaiter, Palma the Younger, Tintoretto, Longhi. The School has been home to the secular brotherhood of the same name for over seven centuries, as well as a museum open to the public that hosts events, conferences, conferences, concerts, exhibitions, weddings, gala evenings.
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  • Among the most beautiful Great Schools in Venice is this one of St. John the Evangelist where even here they worked among the most famous Venetian artists. It's also worth it for the price, 10 euros, but beware of the calendar, often this attraction is closed to visitors.
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  • A nice place to visit while walking within the narrow streets of vanezia!
  • Nice place.
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