Palazzo Balbi, Venice

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  • One of the many palaces that line the Canal Grande built in the late 1500’s. It is a 3-story building with 3 entrances along the canal; the center entry portal is topped by a tympanum and mascaron. On...  more »
  • Palazzo Balbi is currently a government building. The rooms in this old building housing the headquarters of the region of Veneto. You visit internally only on rare occasions. To be admired in navigating the Grand Canal.
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  • The Balbi Palace stands out from all the other buildings in its two spires, very similar to Papadopoli Palace. Of the features of the building is worth to draw attention to the two owners of the coat of arms, the first of whom named Nicola served as captain of Mestre, that is territory protection directed to Venice. Similarly in the façade of the Palace is worth noting three portal, decorated with timpanami and ionic columns. From the history of the Palace is worth a stop for a moment, from the balcony of this building that the Doge and his retinue followed its annual regatta. The building is now the City Hall.
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  • Nice building
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  • I went there a few days ago, a wonderful place, which brings you back to ancient times. Highly recommended for those who love history and Venice, elegant and refined even in small details. For those who want to know more about its structure, its architect, its owner etc ... can go on Venipedia-palazzo balbi-
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  • Beautiful building
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  • Huge, beautiful, superb!
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