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"The Doge's Palace" Palazzo Ducale - Doge's Palace Tip by paradisedreamer

Palazzo Ducale - Doge's Palace, Venice: 223 reviews and 477 photos


The Doge's Palace has acted as a palace, a political center, a museum, and a prison since the 12th century. The most impressive highlight is the Sala del Maggiore Consiglio (Great Council Hall), by Tintoretto. It is the largest room in Europe not supported by interior columns and also contains the largest oil painting in the world, Tintoretto's Paradise.

Address: Piazza San Marco
Phone: +39 041 271 5911

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written May 21, 2003
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