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Santa Maria dei Miracoli

Campo Dei Miracoli, 30121 Venice, Italy
39 41 2750462
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“jewel box” (24 reviews)
“small church” (15 reviews)
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Campo Dei Miracoli, 30121 Venice, Italy
39 41 2750462
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little church is not too difficult to find. It is very pretty, both inside and out. There is a Madonna sitting on the alter that is supposed to work miracles. Hmm.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not easy to find and properly hemmed in, this is an architectural marvel. The exterior glistens with coloured marble sheets. Inside, there's a raised balcony to hide the nuns from view, and the altar is raised at the top of steps above the nave. Best...More

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful architecture of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, with a nice coupole, invite to visit the Renaissance church; all in white marble and a wonderful decoration; the canal nearby has also the name dei Miracoli, deepen faith, and every day would be full of wonder and...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this church is small, out of the way, and hard to find, it is a true treasurer. It is a beautiful church both inside and outside.

Thank JandR711
Reviewed 11 June 2017

A small church but a masterpiece of simplicity in marble, hidden away in the backwaters of Venice. It's best known for the stunning painting of the Virgin Mary above the altar, but my prevailing memory will be the serenity created by the wonderful marble both...More

Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This church is squeezed between canals and footpaths. It is a small delight, a change from the overblown baroque elsewhere. The marble has been finely carved and is used to great effect.

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This small church is another church in Venice where you need to pay entrance fee. Tourists are not satisfied but think about hundreds of churches in Venice and all cost for maintaining and restoration. When you are lucky to find open doors, enter. Atmosphere of...More

1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The Santa Maria dei Miracoli, a Renaissance style church, was built to house the Virgin Mary that is credited for performing miracles, thus attracting many visitors. It is located northeast of the Rialto Bridge. You will enjoy beautiful marble inside, along with the Virgin Mary...More

Thank Outofdodge_10
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We didn't go in but the free walking tour stopped here. Nice to learn the story of the church making it a must stop for romantics!

Thank ropeyjoe
Reviewed 23 April 2017

This church is like a small, perfect jewel box. Among the churches of Venice this one stands out. Beautifully restored by Save Venice it is a place of peace and tranquility.

Thank Pamela M
Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
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28 August 2016|
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Response from hagar2086 | Reviewed this property |
Indeed from 1000 till 1700 Enjoy
26 June 2015|
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Response from spirito2 | Reviewed this property |
Its quite a trek best to take a water taxi to the Rialto Bridge ask which way there and its about 15 minutes . It is down alleys so need to check if you are heading the right way. Well worth it though
2 February 2015|
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Response from Angela L | Reviewed this property |
Probably Rialto or Fondamente Nuove as good as any - it's about halfway between. But the easiest way to find it is from the Church of Ss Giovanni e Paolo; from the square in front of it, a bridge leads across the canal to... More