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Scala dei Giganti di Palazzo Ducale

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Palazzo Ducale | Sestiere San Marco, 1, 30124 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the main features you'll see in the inner courtyard of the Dodge's Pallace. Amazing architecture rich in details.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 9, 2018

These steps were the official entrance to the Palazzo dei Dogi and were finished in 1491, at the head of the stairs are statues of Mars and Neptune representing the land and the sea. The coronation of the Doge also took place on these stairs....More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

A magnificent staircase leading up to the main entrance of the Palazzo Ducale. Most imposing features are the colossal statues of Mars and Neptune that flank each side of stairway at the top of landing. This stairway is not always opened to the public. Even...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed September 26, 2017

This stair case should have much more street cred. Beautiful statues at the top. This was the main entrance into Doge's Palace and the link between the Palace and the Basilica. It can be viewed from either side, but you can't walk on the stairs.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed May 22, 2017

This is a set of stairs built around 1490 as the official entrance to the Doge Palace. Flanking the staircase are statues of Mars and Neptune, representing Venice on both land (Mars) and sea (Neptune). These can be seen but not ascended nor descended

Date of experience: April 2017
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