Zitelle Church

Local nameLe Zitelle
LocationGiudecca, Venice, Italy

The name of this church refers to the Italian word "zitelle" which is a word for a young woman without any dowry. This 16th-century church was built as a part of an ecclesiastic complex, providing shelter to these women in need of help. The architect was most likely Andrea Palladio after whom was named the hotel which now occupies the convent complex.

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Opening hours

Open for visitors only on Friday and Saturday from 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Zitelle

More information http://www.venice-tourism.com/en/luoghi/dorsoduro-district/zitelle-church

Address Fondamenta delle Zitelle, 30133 Sestiere Giudecca, Venice, Italy

Coordinates 45°25'36.259" N 12°20'21.125" E

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