will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Ponte dell'Accademia" Ponte Dell Accademia Tip by Cristian_Uluru

Ponte Dell Accademia, Venice: 28 reviews and 44 photos

  Ponte dell'Accademia
by Cristian_Uluru

The modern Ponte dell'Accademia (Bridge of Accademy) connected S.Marco to Dorsoduro. During the 19th century the bridge was made with iron and it had got a different architecture. In the first period of the 20th century was announced a competition to build a new bridge in fron of Accademia Gallery and the winner project by Torres and Briazza (1933) was never realized but as the bridge was essential in this part of the Gran Canal was built the actual bridge that should have been temporary.
Engineer Miozzi, realized a structure that first was made with wood and later was reinforced with steel loosing its main peculiarity.

Address: Campo San Vidal

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated May 19, 2006
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse


Cristian_Uluru Visits Here Frequently!


“Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 5 1
Forum Rank:
0 0 3 8 5

Have you been to Venice?

  Share Your Travels