Definitely enjoyed our visit to Frari. Great works of art, interesting sculptures, architecture, and Choir Stalls.
About Basilica Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
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We visited this church the 1st day we got into Venice. It made for a very nice start of our 1 week trip. It is very cheap; only 3 euro vs. the San Rocco which is 10 euro. It has great architecture, artwork and also...More
At the height of summer during heatwave Lucifer, Venice by day is just too much heat. We visited Venice by night, still got but endurable. We were therefore too late to be able to visit the inside of this quite big church. It is on...More
I have never seen in a church such level of sculpture, the palace is so wonderful, the tomb on Canova and the dodge Foscari are just incredible.... and there more to see...
Basilica Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari is quite a stunning building. It is lovely on the outside and once inside you can appreciate the spectacular "scenery" and the stunning paintings. It's really well worth a visit.
Do visit. Wonderful Tintoretto and Bellini, plus the final resting place of Canova and Titian. The church is only open 1000 - 1200 noon, and 1600 - 1800 hours. Allow time to sit and absorb these masterpieces. Priceless.
You don't have to be religious to visit this amazing church. The architecture and the works of art are simply fascinating. The church and the grounds around it are immense so it will take quite a while to discover everything. It is worth the "trouble"...More
Unfortunately due to lack of time we were unable to explore this Basilica as planned only able to view the inside from the back of the church near the ticket office. The Basilica is located on Campo dei Frari in the San Polo district, it...More
We passed this place on our little adventure round Venice. It is as stunning inside as it is outside.