In the historic city of Padua, the 14th-century Scrovegni Chapel features one of the most important works of western art in Italy, the fresco cycle by Giotto. Covering the interior walls of the church, Giotto's frescoes narrate the lives of the Virgin Mary and Jesus. Wander through the church to admire the intricate detail of the frescoes, while your guide reveals details of the site's history. Book your tour online in advance; a limited number of people are admitted each day. Work out when and for how long to visit Scrovegni Chapel and other Padua attractions using our handy Padua trip itinerary maker app.
Tours To Scrovegni Chapel
Padua and Giotto BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $156
Duration: 2 hours
Private Padua Highlights Tour including Scrovegni Chapel and St Antonio Basilic BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $315
Duration: 4 hours
Scrovegni Chapel Reviews
Giotto's wonderful masterpiece and seeing her live is even more exciting. The chapel can be visited only in small groups, at the beginning there is a short introduction which then takes you to visit..... more »
Very much enjoyed the chapel. Would recommend to anyone who is anywhere near Padua. You should reserve a ticket in advance. more »
Hands down one of the best artistic experiences of my life. This timed visit showcases the frescoes with fantastic biblical narratives. I booked several visits on the same evening and was lucky enough to be the only visitor in the chapel for one of the sessions. What a gift!
This is a must go for anyone visiting the area. The chapel benefits from a rigorous conservation plan, that also allows visitors to enjoy the frescoes without any stress and crowd. The visit is well introduced by a nice multimedia area that is greatly informative and make the visit very interesting for kids. Great staff around!
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