Venice Sights

San Stae

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Published 06/07/2016

Fodor's Review

The church of San Stae—the Venetian name for San Eustacchio (Eustace)—was reconstructed in 1687 by Giovanni Grassi and given a new facade in 1707 by Domenico Rossi. Renowned Venetian painters and sculptors of the early 18th century decorated this church around 1717 with the legacy left by Doge Alvise Mocenigo II, who's buried in the center aisle. San Stae affords a good opportunity to see the early works of Gianbattista Tiepolo, Sebastiano Ricci, and Piazzetta, as well as those of the previous generation of Venetian painters, with whom they had studied.

  • San Stae, Santa Croce, Venice, Italy.

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Sight Information

Address:

Campo San Stae, Venice, Veneto, 30135, Italy

Phone:

041-2750462-for Chorus Foundation

Sight Details:

  • €3 (free with Chorus Pass)
  • Closed Sun.

Published 06/07/2016

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