Doge's Palace

The Doge's Palace is a palace built in Venetian Gothic style, and one of the main landmarks of the city of in northern . The palace was the residence of the Doge of Venice, the supreme authority of the former Venetian Republic.

Landmarks in the Area

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The Bridge of Sighs is a bridge in , Italy. The enclosed bridge is made of white limestone, has windows with stone bars, passes over the Rio di Palazzo, and connects the New Prison to the interrogation rooms in the Doge's Palace. Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Work of art
The Portrait of the Four Tetrarchs is a porphyry sculpture group of four Roman emperors dating from around 300 AD. Photo: Nino Barbieri, CC BY 2.5.

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The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark, commonly known as St Mark's Basilica, is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice, northern . Photo: Tetraktys, Public domain.

Photo: Tillea, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

San Marco is one of the six sestieri of , lying in the heart of the city as the main place of Venice. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Castello is the largest of the six sestieri of , Italy. Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

San Polo is the smallest and most central of the six sestieri of , northern Italy, covering 86 acres along the Grand Canal. Photo: MJJR, CC BY 3.0.

Dorsoduro is one of the six sestieri of , in northern Italy. is situated 1¼ km west of Doge's Palace. Photo: Archaeodontosaurus, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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