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Torre dell'Orologio

Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
+39 041 4273 0892
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This 14th-century clock stands on the north side of St. Mark's Square,and is known by its large clock face displaying the hours of the day, phases of the moon and movement of the sun through the signs of the Zodiac.
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“beautiful clock” (31 reviews)
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Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
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"clock tower"
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"beautiful clock"
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"inner workings"
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"clock face"
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"winged lion"
in 21 reviews
"roman numerals"
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"bronze figures"
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"correr museum"
in 27 reviews
"zodiac signs"
in 7 reviews
"mark's square"
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"english tour"
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"tour starts"
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"fascinating tour"
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"ticket office"
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"beautiful building"
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"take pictures"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Another stunning building to see in Venice, lovely tower with the bell at the top and the clock and decor running up the building, sits in the main square

Thank stuart w
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When we visited Venice in June 2017, this 12 euro combination ticket provided us access to the Museo Correr and a tour of the clock tower in St. Mark’s Square. You can tour the museum on your own as it is not overly large, but...More

Thank Ralph M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The clock tower is an amazing sight in St Marks Square .It doesn't seem to get the recognition that it so rightly deserves . If you really look close or take a photo then scan in on it you will see what a work of...More

Thank Shirley Ann M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow..3 years ago when I was in Venice and walking St. Mark's Square I happened to see people walking at the top of the clock tower...I wondered how did they get ups there? Well, I returned and booked my tour and Wow...it was very well...More

Thank BJCKMD
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing clock built over 500 years ago. The tour lasts one hour, has 132 steps to climb with one or two stops. Or English speaking guide was great. On Ascension Sunday and Jan 6th, the Magi figures are added to the display....More

Thank BilboToo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In a Piazza filled with iconic Venetian buildings, this tower holds its own. Atop the tower, 2 moors with hammers strike the bell to announce the time and right below them at roof top level is a large Venetian winged lion. then the next floor...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great 1 hour tour of the clock tower, very informative with an English tour guide. Only small tours of 10

Thank peterFW2000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In one of the early Bond films the clock face was damaged by a guy being thrown through it and onto a grand piano. Luckily this was just in the film and, you will notice, there is no room for a piano below. Artistic licence...More

Thank norman1366
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Reviewed May 17, 2018

The clock and the bell with the 2 sculptures striking the bell every full hour on top are more than 500 years old. The building itself is nice, but not of such interest.

Thank Frank B
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

You can only access the tour with a prior booking. Going inside and seeing the workings of the clock, as well as going to the top to see the giants and the bell was a great experience. Only small groups are allowed (12 we on...More

Thank cravingescape
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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
...More
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IL-2013
May 6, 2018|
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Response from MilwaukeeCraig | Reviewed this property |
As I recall no - many sets of stairs to climb
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cravingescape
January 22, 2018|
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Response from MilwaukeeCraig | Reviewed this property |
Should be no problem clock tower tour lasts ~ 30 minutes Doge's Palace is across the square
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Shubha1981
July 2, 2016|
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Response from Martino B | Reviewed this property |
The key here is to book online and have a stress free trip all round , other attractions can be booked online and fit in a gondola ride while you there to soak in the atmosphere
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