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List of Famous Venice Buildings & Structures

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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.
  • 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 saint of Venice. It is not to be confused with the State Archive of the Republic of Venice, which is housed in a different part of the city.... more on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Venice, Italy
    • Opened: Jan 01 1560
    • Architect: Jacopo Sansovino, Vincenzo Scamozzi
    • Created By: Jacopo Sansovino, Vincenzo Scamozzi
    • Style: Doric order, Ionic order
  • 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 on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Venice, Florida, USA
    • Style: Mission Revival Style architecture, Spanish Colonial Revival Style architecture
  • 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 on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Venice, Italy
    • Opened: Jan 01 1430
    • Architect: Giovanni Bon, Bartolomeo Bon
    • Created By: Giovanni Bon, Bartolomeo Bon
    • Building Function: Palazzo
  • 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 on Wikipedia
    • City/Town: Venice, Italy
    • Architect: Baldassarre Longhena
    • Created By: Baldassarre Longhena
    • Building Function: Museum, Palazzo