Guided tour in the Scrovegni Chapel
One of the first things to do when you arrive in Padua is to make a visit and a guided tour in the Scrovegni Chapel, considered a place of Catholic worship in the historic centre of Padua. It is also considered one of the masterpieces of Western art and houses the most important cycle of frescoes by Giotto from the early 14th century in the world, depicting episodes from the life and death of Christ.
Giotto was commissioned to depict a sequence of stories taken from the Old and New Testaments depicting the death and resurrection of the Son of God and the Last Judgement, in order to invite those who entered the Chapel to make up for his sacrifice for the salvation of mankind. It will be difficult to remain impassive during the visit and the guided tour of the masterpiece that Giotto has left us throughout history.
Since 2006 the Scrovegni Chapel has been a candidate to become the second UNESCO World Heritage Site in Padua.
Get ready to admire this extraordinary masterpiece, candidate to become a UNESCO World Heritage Site along with other 14th century painting cycles and discover one of the greatest treasures of art history in the company of a professional guide. An exciting guided tour to the Scrovegni Chapel, in a unique and engaging way.
Book your guide now and get ready for an unforgettable day!