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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Venice skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Venice architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Venice are included on this list. Information about these Venice buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Venice and older historic landmarks.

List features buildings like Santa Maria della Salute, Il Redentore and more!

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Venice?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Venice. Famous architectural houses within the city of Venice are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Biblioteca Marciana is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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The Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana is a library and Renaissance building in Venice, northern Italy; it is one of the earliest surviving public manuscript depositories in the country, holding one of the greatest classical texts collections in the world. The library is named after St. Mark, the patron ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Italy

Opened: Jan 01 1560

Created By: Jacopo Sansovino, Vincenzo Scamozzi

Style: Doric order, Ionic order

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Blalock House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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The Blalock House is a historic home in Venice, Florida, United States. It is located at 241 South Harbor Drive. On April 12, 1989, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Florida, USA

Style: Mission Revival Style architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival Style architecture

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Ca' d'Oro is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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Ca' d'Oro is a palace on the Grand Canal in Venice, northern Italy. One of the older palaces in the city, it is known as Ca' d'Oro due to the gilt and polychrome external decorations which once adorned its walls. ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Italy

Opened: Jan 01 1430

Created By: Giovanni Bon, Bartolomeo Bon

Building Function: Palazzo

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Ca' Rezzonico is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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Ca' Rezzonico is a palazzo on the Grand Canal in the Dorsoduro sestiere of Venice, Italy. Today, it is a public museum dedicated to 18th-century Venice and one of the 11 venues managed by the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia. ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Italy

Created By: Baldassarre Longhena

Building Function: Museum, Palazzo

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Church of San Giorgio Maggiore is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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San Giorgio Maggiore is a 16th-century Benedictine church on the island of the same name in Venice, northern Italy, designed by Andrea Palladio, and built between 1566 and 1610. The church is a basilica in the classical renaissance style and its brilliant white marble gleams above the blue water of ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Italy

Opened: Jan 01 1610

Architect: Andrea Palladio

Created By: Andrea Palladio

Style: Renaissance architecture

Construction Started: 1565

Building Function: Church

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Hotel Venice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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The Hotel Venice is a historic hotel in Venice, Florida. It is located at 200 North Nassau Street. On February 6, 1984, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Florida, USA

Architect: Leon N. Gillette

Created By: Leon N. Gillette

Style: Mediterranean Revival Style architecture, Renaissance architecture

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House at 710 Armada Road South is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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The House at 710 Armada Road South is a historic home in Venice, Florida. It is located at 710 Armada Road South. On August 17, 1989, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places. ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Florida, USA

Style: Mission Revival Style architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival Style architecture

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Il Redentore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures
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The Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore, commonly known as Il Redentore, is a 16th-century Roman Catholic church located on Giudecca in the sestiere of Dorsoduro, in the city of Venice, Italy. It was designed by the architect Andrea Palladio and built as a votive church to thank God for the deliverance ...more

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City/Town: Venice, Italy

Opened: Jan 01 1577

Architect: Andrea Palladio

Created By: Andrea Palladio

Style: Mannerism, Palladian architecture, Renaissance architecture

Building Function: Church

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