Ca’ Pesaro – A Modern Art Gallery on the Grand Canal

Ca' Pesaro - a Modern Art Gallery..

Of Longhena’s many designs, Ca’ Pesaro is believed to be his  masterpiece Ca’ Pesaro is a Baroque marble palace which was built by the noble and wealthy Pesaro family.  It is yet another design by Baldassarre Longhena in mid-17th century but he died before the building was completed.  It took 58 years before the Baroque […]

Ca' Rezzonico – Museum of Eighteenth Century Venice

Ca' Rezzonico - Venice

The Museo del Settecento Veneziano is One of Venice’s Finest Museums : On Venice’s Grand Canal is the Museum of Eighteenth Century Venice, one of the finest museums in the city. Housed in the magnificent Ca’ Rezzonico, the museum is dedicated to 18th century Venice and is one of the many museo civico administered by […]

Experience the Passion of Opera in a Venice Palazzo

S.Giovani Evangelista

Venice Palazzi – Once the Palatial Homes of aristocrats, officials and the Rich: Along Venice’s Grand Canal are many grand buildings and palazzi which represent some of the finest architecture of Venice.   Many of these buildings were once the palatial homes of aristocrats, city officials or family homes of rich merchants. Some of these palazzi […]