Torcello Cathedral

Torcello Cathedral

Founded in 639 and rebuilt in 1008, this is the oldest church in the Venetian lagoon and the main reason for a visit to Torcello Island. Inside is an important set of Byzantine mosaics.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248666
Names
Santa Maria dell'Assunta
Torcello Cathedral
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Timeline

1008

Construction of Torcello Cathedral