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Doge's Palace in Venice

Place name: Doge's Palace

Doge's Palace is located on the Piazza San Marco. This building used to be the residence of the Doges of the Republic. At the top of the building there is a balcony from which the Doge was shown to the public.

Now the palace is open for visits, ticket to all major buildings on St. Mark's Square, including the Doge's Palace can be purchased at the ticket office for €19. The tour includes a visit to the luxurious rooms, one of which, the Hall of Maps, has the walls with unique antique maps on them. There is also a golden staircase in the palace, decorated with gilded moldings.

Through the Doge's Palace you can get to the Bridge of Sighs.

Region: Venice, Italy

Location: St. Mark's Square

Open hours: from 8:30 am to 7:00 pm

Official website: http://palazzoducale.visitmuve.it

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Take a walk through the Doge's Palace in Venice
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Take a walk through the halls of the main building of Venice, see the Gold stairs and Bridge of Sighs.

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