Villa Heriot, Venice
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This site is not a museum but a university for art Restauration. During university times everybody is welcome. There is no admission fee nor guided tour... It is no museum... But very much worth a tri... more »
La villa alla Giudecca occupa l'area già occupata dagli orti dei monasteri a sud dell'isola della Giudecca ; questo prestigioso edificio neobizantino su due livelli colpisce il visitatore per il suo f... more »The villa alla Giudecca occupies the area already occupied by the gardens of monasteries in the South of the island of Giudecca; This prestigious neo-Byzantine building on two levels affects the visitor for its architectural charm. The villa consists of two neighbouring edicici, made from the 1928 by madame Heriot so eclectic in style Venetian-Byzantine, to obtain a stately home surrounded by a large garden that conveyed the sense of distinction and wealth, enjoying at the same time all modern comforts. The façades have wealth of Istrian stone balusters, capitals, patere, beams and lintels. After much damage during World War 2, now municipal property, houses the headquarters of an international school. of art, the Societe europeenne de culture, the House of memory and various other associations.
... It's magical... It's lovely... It's a place to safeguard! The educational activities that take place are very interesting! ...
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