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Piazza Di Marco 1 Is Where You Can Find the Palazzo Ducale Museum

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Doge’s Palace, also known as Palazzo Ducale in Italian, is one of the most visited museums in the world. This beautiful building has Venetian Gothic style and is located in VeniceItaly, in the Piazza San Marco 1. This impressive building is full of history.

The castle was built between the 10th and 11th century and suffered several fires and restores. Then, it became the center of political life and public administration during the Venetian Republic. After the fall of this republic, the castle started to decay.

Luis Velázquez Palazzo Ducale

Palazzo Ducale

Venice is a city located northeastern Italy with a total area of 414.57 km2. After being under several administrations, the Italian Government became the owner of the building and ordered in 1923 that this building was going to be used as a public museum. In 1966, the Dodge’s Palace became part of the Civic Museums of Venice network.

Camillo Tonini is the name of the current director of this art museum. Inside the museum, you can find several exhibitions and events to assist while you are visiting this beautiful city. The opening hours of this museum are from April, 1st to October, 31st, from 8:30 am to 7 pm and from November, 1st to March, 31st, from 8:30 am to 5:40 pm.

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Rome, City of History

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Rome is recognized as a very cultural city. Since the antique civilization, the history and the modernity it has converged in the art representation, converting the city in an icon of arts and culture visited by thousands people every year. The museums are a mandatory stop for tourist interesting to observe and learn about the world history exhibited in the best museums and galleries of Rome.

Vatican Museum

Vatican Museum

  1. Maxxi (National Museum of Art from the 21st Century)
  2. Macro: Museo d’Arte Contemporanea
  3. Palazzo Altemps
  4. CineCittà Studios
  5. Auditorium Parco della Musica
  6. Santa Maria in Trastevere
  7. Museo Nazionale dell’Alto Medioevo
  8. Sant’Ignazio
  9. Ostia Antica
  10. Galleria Lorcan O’Neill

 

Museum of The Vatican

Catholic Church is an important part of the world history, collecting through time many historical pieces exhibited for the believers and the general tourist in the Vatican Museums, one of the most important museums of Rome. The amazing art of famous artist like Laocoön, Pinturicchio, Raphael, Michelangelo are showing in this majestic building beside of centuries of popes’ treasures.

Vatican City receives every year thousands and thousands of believers that visit the capital of Italy, Rome, to connect and be closer to their faith. This year an important event will gather millions of pilgrims in honor to the canonization of John Paul II and John XXIII the second Sunday of Easter, April 27.