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Scrovegni Chapel

Piazza Eremitani 8, 35121, Padua, Italy
+39 049 201 0020
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Piazza Eremitani 8, 35121, Padua, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

Do not burden authorities with your presence, if you are not prepared to read/ study a modicum on Giotto. The authorities who manage Scrovegni do a brilliant job of rowd management Truly, the frescos are magnificent and the Italian Renaissance unfolds before your eyes. See...More

Thank johncwhite39
Reviewed 4 days ago

The only drawback with the Scrovegni Chapel is that visitors are allowed only 15 minutes inside the atmospherically controlled environment, in order to protect this stunning 700+ year old work of art. Could easily have spent a day trying to take it all in; a...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Scrovegni Chapel is simply amazing. It is so exciting to see in the frescoes the genesis of Renaisance art. The Giotto figures and scenes start to come to life and show even to my undiscerning eyes an exciting new type of art. The presentation...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 5 days ago

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 6 days ago

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

Thank Sara100Australia
Reviewed 6 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 1 week 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 1 week 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
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wj30
28 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
3 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
28 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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