Lazzaretto Vecchio

The Lazzaretto Vecchio is an island of the Venetian Lagoon, northern , located near the of . Between 1403 and 1630 it housed a hospital which cared for people during the plague epidemics and as a leprosarium.

Landmarks in the Area

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.

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

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

Isola di San Clemente is a small island in the Venetian Lagoon in Italy.

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.

Malamocco was the first, and for a long time, the only settlement on the barrier island of the Lagoon of Venice.

Sacca Fisola is an artificial island in the Venetian Lagoon.

Lazzaretto Vecchio

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