Point of interest

Piazza San Marco

Sestiere San Marco, 312, Venezia

St. Mark's Square, also known as "Drawing room of Europe", is one of the most important Italian squares, the largest of Venice. It has a trapezoidal plan and it's 170...


Museo archeologico nazionale di Venezia

Piazzetta S. Marco, Venezia

Museum is home to an important collection of ancient sculptures , including some major original Greek bronzes , ceramics , gems and coins , as well as the...


Torre dell'orologio


This is one of the most significant Renaissance buildings in Venice. The central part was designed in 1496 by Mauro Codussi and houses the clock (whose face shows the...

Point of interest

Ponte di Rialto

canal grande, Venezia

The Rialto Bridge is the oldest and most famous of the bridges that cross the Grand Canal in Venice. The growing importance of the Rialto market on the eastern bank...

Religious building

Basilica di San Marco

Piazza San Marco, 15, Venezia

The St. Marc Basilica is the main Cathedral of Venice, seat of the Patriarch and symbols of the city. The first Church dedicated to St. Marc was built next to the...

Historical building

Ponte dei Sospiri

Castello, 4242, Venezia

The Sighs Bridge was built in Istrian stone, in Baroque style, in the early seventeenth century by the architect Antonio Contin. This characteristic bridge of...


Museo Correr


The Museo Correr is laid out in various sections that offer a fascinating insight into the Art and History of Venice. The first section occupies the Napoleonic Wing...


Palazzo ducale di Venezia


A masterpiece of Gothic Architecture, the Doge’s Palace is an accumulation of layer upon layer of building work and ornamentation, comprising the original...

Historical building

Palazzo delle prigioni

Castello - Riva degli Schiavoni, Venezia

Since 1563 building designed by G.A. Rusconi to compensate, in part, to the prisons of the Ducal Palace, housed in three rooms at Riva degli Schiavoni, the Lords of...


Sale Monumentali della Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana

Piazza San Marco (Ala napoleonica: ingresso dal Museo Correr), Venezia

Ancient seat of the Library of the Republic of Venice (now the Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana) incurred following the donation of the greek Cardinal Bessarion who, in...


Teatro La Fenice

Calle Fenice, Venezia

Main Opera House in Venice, twice destroyed and rebuilt, was the site of important opera seasons, symphony and International Festival of Contemporary Music....


Galleria "Giorgio Franchetti" alla Cà d'Oro

Calle Cà D'Oro, 3931, Venezia

The Ca’ d’Oro, one of the most prestigious late Gothic palaces in Venice, gathers up the important art collection of the Baron Giorgio Franchetti (1865-1927), who...