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Basilica di Santa Maria delle Grazie

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there is no future without history...

We have to go inside this church, because its walls ware so inviting... we love history, esp... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2018
Kriska R
Monfalcone, Italy
Very awesome place

One of the first churches built ever. Rebuild a number of times. The mosaic floor is just something... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

We have to go inside this church, because its walls ware so inviting... we love history, esp. Italian.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kriska R
Reviewed 5 October 2018

One of the first churches built ever. Rebuild a number of times. The mosaic floor is just something special. Whow !!. Love it !

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018

An absolute must when travelling to this part of Italy! A basilica full of history and beautiful mosaics.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank sikomy
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nice place to visit, interesting history with lovely mosaics, we climbed the tower too which had some great views. Recommended on a good weather day.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank hannahnistri
Reviewed 2 April 2018

The poor little basilica is just beside her much bigger sister, Santa Eufemia. It is so small, there's no electricity, no sound system, at least apparent. It would seem Santa Eufemia is "used" and this remains just for architectural and ancient art fans. So you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank José d
Reviewed 2 January 2018

A small church that shares the same square as S. Euphemia, you might miss it as the front entrance is very simple. It is worth visiting if you are in the area, especially if your are looking for a quiet place for private prayer or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Professor04
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

One of two every early Christian churches in Grado, this is the smaller one. It is dwarfed on size by The next door S Euphemia but is equally impressive in its simplicity, especially the stark stone altar. It has wonderful mosaic floors on several levels....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 10 August 2017

As for almost anything in Grado, also this church is a treasure to discover: both roman and first-christians traces in a quiet and silent environment

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marpio
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This is a small, spartan early-Christian church right next to the larger Basilica di Sant'Eufemia, both of which are in the centre of Grado, all of which is compact and can be easily visited on foot. Spartan it may be but it is well worth...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank FTMDave
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is the small church next to the larger S. Euphamia in the centre of Grado, and it beats it hands down. A wonderful, but sadly rare example, of a largely untouched early Christian basilica. The simplisticity and beauty of the place is magical and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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