Red Map Venice covers Venice's main island from the train station Ferroviara Santa Lucia to Isola San Pietro, and from area known as Cannarregio south to the Dorsodoro. With maps for the Lido, Murano, Burano, Torcello and Cimitero San Michele.
Attractions to See in Venice include the famous and vast Piazza San Marco with its Basilica San Marco. The most important Old-Masters art collection in Venice is at the Galleria dell'Accademia. For contemporary art see the Pinault Collection at the Palazzo Grassi and the world-famous Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Architecturally, see the exquisite Museo Ca'd'Oro, the Rialto Bridge, and the Bridge of Sighs (You know who was sighing? Prisoners going to the jail on the other side of the bridge!). Venice is home to the many works by the famous architect Palladio, see his masterpieces, the churches of Il Redentore, San Giorgio Maggiore and Basilica di Santa Maria delle Salute. Lastly, Venice had charitable organizations who hired the best artists, so see Scuola Grande d' Carmini and Scuola San Marco.
3 Special Things to Do in Venice:
- The Biennale Fair Grounds - a 19th c futuristic city in the middle of 16th c. Venice.
- See Scuola di S. Rocco- one of Venice's famous artistic benefactors.
- Wander from Piazza San Marco to find uncrowded charming paths and shops.
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