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Sant'Elena is an island of Venice. It lies at the eastern tip of the main island group and forms part of sestiere of Castello. The original island was separated by an arm of the Venetian Lagoon from Venice itself, and was centred on the Church of Sant'Elena and its monastery, originally built in the twelfth century and rebuilt in the 15th.The island has since been expanded to fill in the gap and is linked to Venice by three bridges. It includes the Rimembranze Park, a naval college and a football stadium, Stadio Pierluigi Penzo, in addition to residential areas and Venice Bienniale buildings.The belltower has a ring of 6 bells in B rung with the Veronese bellringing art.Put Chiesa di Sant'Elena on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Venice online trip maker.
Chiesa di Sant'Elena Reviews
A wonderful atmospheric place to take time out from the bustle of the city. A holy, quiet place - well worth a visit. more »
It was absolutely wonder to be able to go and venerate the relics of Saint Helen, the mother of the emperor Saint Constantine who gave freedom to Christianity. The gentleman who was in charge of the..... more »
Not so very much interesting
Beautiful church with the remains of Queen Elena. It's in the corner of the city and quite place!
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