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Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

There are three multistory classical architecture building which Surround San Marco Square in a U shaped configuration - the Procuratie Vecchie. The base of the U houses the Correr Museum entrance & the arches of the ground floor allow passage to the Mercaria. The side...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B L
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

Amazing building located at St Mark's square. Stunning architecture. Home of some nice shops and restaurants.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank a1eksandar
Reviewed December 13, 2018

In St Mark's Square these are the three connected buildings with arches. The last of the building's were completed during Napoleonic times. Under the arches are shops, bars and cafes. You will also get access to the Correr museum. We visited the cafes and the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PrestonGuild
Reviewed September 20, 2018

Beautiful San Marco Square...what with the Basilica Palace, the Clock Tower and the Bell Tower which gives you a fantastic aerial view over San Marco Piazza...a must place to see.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mhg503
Reviewed April 29, 2018

These are the set of three historic buildings that surround St. Marks Square. It is most impressive when viewed from the upper levels of St. Marks Basilica. One is use to walking under the covered archways going past eateries and various stores but the sense...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

During our most recent visit to Venice, we had made again our way to our favourite Venetian location, St. Marco Square. There, we were again able to view the Procuratie Veccfie, one of the three huge, stunning buildings which border the square. This elegant building...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We arrived in Venice at 10:30pm and our water taxi dropped us off just off St Marks square so it was our first real view of Venice. Can get a bit crowded and the pigeons can be a bit of a nuisance but a must...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed February 4, 2017

This is one of three huge connected buildings at Piazza San Marco and extends along the north side of the square. It is the oldest of the trio, having gone up in the 12th century to provide housing and offices for Roman officials. Initially, the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 11, 2016

These are three monumental , connected buildings that are a fundamental part of the beauty of St. Mark's Square. The Correr Museum is located in one of the buildings. The arches under the Procuratie Vecchie house shops and historical restaurants such as Caffe Quadri and...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank georgestof
Reviewed September 10, 2016

There are the "people" and there are the "buildings" that make up the procuratie. It's that simple (sort of). Starting with the building(s): Vecchie means "old" in Italian. So, there is a new ("Nuove") as well as an old component ("Vecchie") of the squared-off horseshoe...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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