The Basilica of St. Anthony
44 locals recommend
About this place
Nel sito dedicato alla Basilica di Sant’Antonio potrete scoprire vita, miracoli e personalità di Sant'Antonio. A disposizione dei consultatori gli orari della Basilica per ciò che riguarda l'apertura al pubblico, le Sante Messe, la Confessione e molto altro...
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It is a beautiful basilica in honor of St. Anthony. It is breathtaking and will be a truly memorable experience. At the entrance there is a guide indicating explanations of the main points. A shop sells souvenirs and, next, there is a multimedia room with the life story of St. Anthony.
A pilgrimage site and the burial place of St Anthony of Padua (1193–1231), this huge church was begun in 1232, its polyglot style incorporating rising eastern domes atop a Gothic brick structure crammed with Renaissance treasures. Behind the high altar, nine radiating chapels punctuate a broad…
If you already know Venice I strongly suggest to catch a train from Mestre rail station toward Padova (local trains called 'Regionali' are cheap) and in about 30 minutes you reach Padua