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Duomo di Murano Santi Maria e Donato

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Address: Campo San Donato 11, Murano, Italy
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Murano by Private Watertaxi Including Glass Blowing Demo with Hotel Pickup
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Private Excursion by Typical Venetian Motorboat to Murano, Burano and Torcello
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Murano Glass Experience plus Visit to a Burano Lace Laboratory

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Beautiful place

Beautiful place to visit beside the glass museum. A must see at Murano. Easy access through Vaperato stop name Museo.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place to visit beside the glass museum. A must see at Murano. Easy access through Vaperato stop name Museo.

Thank Navaid A
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This church has a beautiful out layed floor with little tiles and mosaics. I especially liked the one with the two peacocks.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A boat ride from the train station will take you to the islandin less than an hour. The boat passes through beautiful Venizia lagoon with great views of both side of the river. The high wave from the speeding boat gives you a feeling of horse riding. When arriving at Murano, you will see a small street beside the water... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful Italian church on the island of Murano. Very peaceful and quite, ideal for a spot of contemplative thought.

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

If you've been to other chapels around Italy this one won't impress you much, but what it's interesting about this one is the floors, they are quite great and the entrance is free! So if you are in Murano why not pay a visit?

1 Thank Cecilia D
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

The outside of this church is stunning, with the colonnaded apse. The interior is lovely, but I didn't want to look up, I was so taken by the mosaic floors. I almost hated to walk on them - they are exquisite! I loved the description along the rear wall that explained the symbolism of the figures in the floor. The... More 

1 Thank Emily F
Scheidegg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

A quiet corner on Murano. The small church has a floor reminiscent of a Dan Brown novel. It is a mosaic of symbols from the 12th century, partly explained on a couple of posters near the entrance. The mosaics were renovated in the 70s, but are in need of further preservation. Go see them before global warming takes over!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We revisited the Murano Chathedral and was fascinated by its exterior. The repetition of arches and white pillars rends the building an unusual harmony. Yet on the inside it is an eruption of floor tiles.

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London, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

If you are thinking about a visit to Murano, then go there! While there, this wonderfully well preserved old church is a must see. Exciting architecture, and a floor that has to be seen to be believed. Loved it.

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Geddington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

A unique and lovely place, almost lost amongst the glass showrooms, only requiring a moment and a donation. You are surrounded by religious artwork, (some reconstructed in the 18th century,) all while walking on the greatest treasure of all the incredible 12th century floor. A place to wonder, sit, or to offer prayers of thanks

Thank Kamouraskan

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