"Monselice-Palazzo Duodo" Top 5 Page for this destination Padova Off The Beaten Path Tip by BruceDunning
Padova Off The Beaten Path: 77 reviews and 245 photos
The villa's first part was built in 1593 and designed by Vincenzo Scomozzi. They tore down and old castle called St. George at the time. The villa family had the Venizian power and one was the Doge then. The wing on the right was added in 1740. The grey and white color are a good elegant look. The villa is privately owned by by University of Padova, and only the SAn Giorgio sanctuary and grounds are acccessable. the large monument to St. Francis Xavier was built in late 1600's to commemorate the sanit who once came here years before.
More Off The Beaten Path in Padova (30)
More Reviews (24)
BruceDunning's Related Pages
Have you been to Padova?Share Your Travels