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  • Address: Cannareggio, 3512, Venice, Province of Venice 30121, Italy

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Madonna dell’Orto Church

The Church of the Madonna dell’Orto is a small church in Venice, built in the 14th century by a religious order that no longer exists. Roughly 100 years after it was built, it was taken over by a different congregation. After another 200 years, the church was again taken over by another religious order, and in 1787 the church fell under public administration.

The Madonna dell’Orto church was reopened in 1868 and has undergone several restorations in the 20th century. While the church is officially dedicated to Saint Christopher, it’s most commonly known by its nickname, “Madonna dell’Orto” - “Madonna of the Orchard.” The name comes from a statue of the Virgin Mary that was commissioned for a different church in the 15th century, rejected by that church, and left in a nearby orchard. The supposedly miraculous statue was brought to the church that would later bear its name, and the statue is still on display in the St. Mauro Chapel.

Artwork inside the Madonna dell’Orto includes work by Tintoretto, Bellini, and Molinari. Tintoretto is also buried in this church, which is in the Cannaregio sestiere.

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Bedmar's Conspiracy Walking Tour in Venice, Venice, null
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Bedmar's Conspiracy Walking Tour in Venice

Enjoy an approx. 90 minutes adventure. A singular experience during which you will be the protagonist! Join the conspirators, overset the Republic, and ...  Read more

Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: 90 minutes (approx.)

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Venice Water Taxi Cruise plus Aperitivo, Venice, Walking Tours
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Venice Water Taxi Cruise plus Aperitivo

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See Venice by stylish water taxi, and stop for prosecco and tapas-style cicchetti, too. The 2-hour cruise takes in the Grand Canal and Rialto Bridge, as well ...  Read more

Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $129.04
72-Hour Venice Transports Pass, Venice, Food Tours
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72-Hour Venice Transports Pass

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Enjoy a 72-hour Venice transport pass which give you access to all Alilaguna boat transfers. Alilaguna 3 boat transfers lines connect Venice Marco Polo ...  Read more

Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: Valid for 72-hour from the time you exchange your voucher

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Venice Cruise by Luxury Motorboat: Grand Canal and Basilica of San Giorgio Maggiore, Venice, ... 
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Venice Cruise by Luxury Motorboat: Grand Canal and Basilica of San Giorgio Maggiore

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Speed through Venice by luxury motorboat to discover the sights of the Grand Canal and the Basilica of San Giorgio Maggiore. As a knowledgeable guide drives, ...  Read more

Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

From USD $111.91
Venice and Echoes of the Orient: Walking Tour and Coffee Tasting, Venice, Cultural Tours
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Venice and Echoes of the Orient: Walking Tour and Coffee Tasting

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Spice and silk. Coffee and salt. The Italian merchants who traded in the Far East transformed Venice’s fortune, a piece of history that you learn about ...  Read more

Location: Venice, Italy
Duration: 2 hours (approx.)

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