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Scrovegni Chapel

Piazza Eremitani 8, 35121, Padua, Italy
+39 049 201 0020
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Padova, Asolo and the Venetian Villas Day-Trip from Venice
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Piazza Eremitani 8, 35121, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

I expected a lot due to the tripadvisor comments but was a bit disappointed. After seeing the Basilica di Sant’Antonio, which is free to visit (no charge) and beautiful, i was not impressed by the scrovegni chapel. Don't get me wrong, it is also nice...More

Thank MS_65-65
Reviewed 2 days ago

Don't miss this if you are visiting Padova. Wonderful experience. Beautiful Chapel and well presented.

Thank Sara100Australia
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must visit for the Giotto frescos. The entrance is included in the visit Padova card. Photography is allowed but not with flash.

Thank thomasrossmr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Reserve in advance when you will be assigned a time to show up for a short video on the history of the chapel and the artwork. This is mandatory to get into the chapel. Groups are limited to 25, so do not miss your time...More

Thank BudaBaB
Reviewed 6 days ago

Worth the wait and an advance booking. Make sure you are at the chapel before the allotted time as they limit the numbers inside the chapel. Your time inside is limited, but there's adequate time to take in the details and the scale of the...More

Thank liv2luv
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not an artoholic but one can appreciate the paintings although some of them are in a deteriorating state.

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous frescos in the chapel. It's worth the wait for the tickets and the entrance where you have to wait because the temperature is controlled going into the chapel to preserve the paintings. Go to the end to see the painting of hell ... truly...More

Thank bigo7997
Reviewed 1 week ago

Worth the effort of the reservation and ticket purchase process. Small group viewings for limited time but it did not feel rushed. More than enough time for photos and quiet contemplation.

Thank freedom_53Ontario
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are an art buff or enjoy Giottos works like me, then this Chapel is an absolute must. It is not far from the train station and I still am glowing from the experience. I like how they have given you a greatly informative...More

1  Thank rose-on-car
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow. A very easy to view world changer in the art world. We found it well worth the time and money. Incredible frescoes that revolutionized the Middle Ages. Giotto is the man!

Thank emoryeagle73
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wj30
29 August 2017|
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Response from Caterina180 | Reviewed this property |
That's how I've booked my tickets. For those who say it isn't worth it, it depends on what you value. If you value astonishingly beautiful art, preserved for centuries, it might be worth it to you. It certainly was and... More
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Drivingthrough
4 July 2017|
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Response from Lee C | Reviewed this property |
It is a unique work of art, very important in the history of art, and because it is the entire building as originally painted. But if you're only thinking of going because everyone says you must, you can see other terrific... More
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Trave2Learn
29 May 2017|
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Response from PeterNoble | Reviewed this property |
Hello there! I think people have already answered your questions. The only advice I would give you is book two sessions! We booked consecutive days and we want to go back again. But we live in Europe so it's a bit easier... More
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