The Basilica of St. Anthony - From Via del Santo, ItalyelyzardThe Basilica of St. Anthony📍 From Via del Santo, ItalyThe Basilica of St. Anthony in Padova, Italy, is a beautiful Catholic church dedicated to Saint Anthony of Padua, and is one of the most important in the region of Veneto. It dates back to the 13th century, and has been a popular destination for pilgrims and tourists alike since then. Inside the basilica, visitors are treated to a beautiful array of gold and marble decorations, frescoes, and sculptures depicting scenes from the life of the saint. There is also a large altarpiece in the main chapel, painted by Lorenzo Veneziano. The basilica grounds contain the tomb of the saint and a museum dedicated to his artifacts. Here one can learn about the life of the saint, and see the artifacts he used during his lifetime. Visitors can also find a historical book shop, cafe and gift shop in the grounds. With its gorgeous architecture, lavish decorations and tranquil atmosphere, the Basilica of St. Anthony is a must-see destination for anyone visiting Padova!🗺 MapShow on Map🎫 Tourist attractionsCheck tourist attractions nearby🏨 HostelsCheck hostels nearby🌦 Weather informationGet weather information, and much more, from the app. Download it for free!🚕 How to get there?Get routes information (by car, walking, public transport, etc), and much more, from the app. Download it for free!