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Piazza Venezia, Rome

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#19 of 526 in Historic Sites in Rome
Once a Roman circus, Piazza Venezia is now one of the city's busiest thoroughfares and historic centers. Visit the square to admire Il Vittoriano. This massive, pantheon-style marble monument is dedicated to Vittorio Emanuele II, united Italy's first king. Climb to the top for a different vantage point of the plaza's architecture. Visit the Palazzo Venezia, constructed in the 15th century by future Pope Paul II, as well as the 1,900-year-old Trajan's column, a Roman victory monument. The square is a major traffic intersection, so be careful when crossing the streets. To visit Piazza Venezia on your holiday in Rome, and find out what else Rome has to offer, use our Rome tour itinerary planner .
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  • Nearly all visitors would come to Piazza Venezia during their travel in Rome. This is the central hub of transportation around the area with the Monument of Victor Emmanuel II locating thereat. Other ...  more »
  • Make sure to stop off at Piazza Venezia when visiting Rome. This beautiful square backs onto the Palazzo Venezia, an incredibly beautiful building that just takes your breath away. Make sure to go up ...  more »
  • The square is huge, you can see it from far away. I was very impressed when I saw her. Right next door is the capitol museum.
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