Trip Planner: Europe / Italy / Veneto / Province of Venice / City of Venice / Venice / Chiesa di San Sebastiano
Discover notable works by Paolo Veronese at Chiesa di San Sebastiano, which is filled with paintings, ceiling canvases, and frescoes by the Renaissance artist. One of Venice's "plague churches" constructed to placate divine punishment sent in the form of pestilence, this structure also houses several works by Tintoretto and Titian. Its plain facade belies an abundance of artistic masterpieces inside, created by some of Italy's most celebrated painters. Pay special attention to Veronese's paintings near the altar, in which a bound Saint Sebastian confronts his tormentors. Before you leave, pay homage to Veronese by visiting his tomb, located just left of the presbytery. By using our Venice trip planning website, you can arrange your visit to Chiesa di San Sebastiano and other attractions in Venice.
Tours to Chiesa di San Sebastiano
$46 BOOK WITH VIATOR Withlocals Venice Away from the Crowds Safe & PRIVATE Tour with a Local Expert
Duration: 2 hours
$109 BOOK WITH VIATOR Venice City Pass: Free admission to Venice's top attractions & airport transfer!
Duration: 7 days
Chiesa di San Sebastiano reviews
I am not a religious art buff and was not familiar with the work of Veronese and this 16th century church was the perfect introduction. I found the organ particularly beautiful. The Sacristy is... more »
Four years after our first visit, this lovely church is still being renovated, But that should not detract from your visit, as there is plenty on offer to see. If you like Veronese, then this is THE..... more »
What a lovely church! In the quieter part of Venice away from the hordes of people where you can peacefully take your time and admire the art this church has to offer.
Worth a visit.
Plan your trip to Venice
Get a personalized tripA complete day by day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your trip. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
See all ›
See all ›
Hidden gems in Venice
Side trips from Venice
See all ›
Nearby attractions in Venice
Trips to Chiesa di San Sebastiano by other users
18 days in Venice BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 24 days in Venice, Kuta & Ubud BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Venice BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 27 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MEXICO May, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: May, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium