San Lazzaro degli Armeni

San Lazzaro degli Armeni is a small island in the Venetian Lagoon which has been home to the monastery of the Mekhitarists, an Armenian Catholic congregation, since 1717.

Landmarks in the Area

The Lazzaretto Vecchio is an island of the Venetian Lagoon, northern , located near the of .

San Servolo is an island in the Venetian Lagoon, to the southeast of San Giorgio Maggiore.

Palazzo del Cinema di Venezia is a palace in , , .

San Giorgio Maggiore is a 16th-century Benedictine church on the island of the same name in , northern , designed by Andrea Palladio, and built between 1566 and 1610.

Stadio Pierluigi Penzo is a multi-use stadium in , .

Localities in the Area

Castello is the largest of the six sestieri of , Italy.

San Marco is one of the six sestieri of , lying in the heart of the city as the main place of Venice.

Dorsoduro is one of the six sestieri of , in northern Italy.

San Polo is the smallest and most central of the six sestieri of , northern Italy, covering 86 acres along the Grand Canal.

Sacca Fisola is an artificial island in the Venetian Lagoon.

San Lazzaro degli Armeni

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