Designed by the renowned Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio in the 16th century, the Abbey of San Giorgio Maggiore is celebrated for its harmonious proportions and classical elegance.
Its standout features include a majestic facade adorned with Corinthian columns and a graceful dome that provides stunning panoramic views of Venice. The abbey’s interior houses impressive artworks, including paintings by Tintoretto, making it a significant cultural and architectural landmark in Venice.
In the historic Palladio - Basilica San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice. A direct examination of the architecture of the abbey, one of the most important monasteries of the order.
Abbey of San Giorgio Maggiore