Chiesa di San Rocco
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
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Chiesa di San Rocco information
Originally built in 1489–1508, Bartolomeo Bon's creation received a baroque facelift in 1765–71, which included a grand portal flanked by Giovanni Marchiori statues. Bon’s rose window was moved to the side of the church, near the architect’s original side door. Inside the church's Sala dell’Albergo are a couple of comparatively quiet Tintorettos, including San Rocco Healing the Animals .