"Venetian - The ceiling of the Grand Foyer." The Venetian Hotel & Casino Tip by Jerelis

The Venetian Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas: 126 reviews and 272 photos

  The beautiful ceiling of the Grand Foyer.
by Jerelis
  • The beautiful ceiling of the Grand Foyer. - Las Vegas
      The beautiful ceiling of the Grand Foyer.
    by Jerelis
  • Outisde the Venetian. - Las Vegas
      Outisde the Venetian.
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The theme continues inside as ceilings are covered with hand-painted re-creations of Venetian art. The ceiling of the Grand Foyer is painted a la the Sistence Chapel and it costed 2 billion dollar on craftsmanship.

But the real attraction here is the Grand Canal Shoppes. The area is a mock Italian village with a cloud-covered, everchanging Venetian sky painted overhead. Down the middle runs a replica of Venices Grand Canal where visitors can take a gondola ride with a singing gondolier under a replica of the Bridge of Sighs.

Address: 3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Directions: Across the street from Mirage.
Phone: (702) 414-1000
Website: http://www.venetian.com/index.html

Review Helpfulness: 1.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 10, 2005
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