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Culture of Mestre. Places to visit - old town, temples, theaters, museums and palaces

Mestre is a scenic Italian city favorable for cruising on foot and exploring unique landmarks and sights and enjoying beautiful streets. The Piazza Ferretto square is the heart of the city. The square is commonly a starting point of may touristic routes and tours. There is the highest in the city watch tower Torre dell’Orologio. All the city guests may get up to the observation platform and enjoy a vibrant panoramic view of the city and its scenic suburbs. All the landmarks are in full view from the platform. Not far from the square tourists will find an ancient park named San Giulliano, aged more than a hundred years. It has turned to an established place of holding of different music events and fests and street performances which take place in Mestre almost every week. During weekdays city residents and guests give preference to quiet serene rest in the greenery of aged trees. The scenic park is considered to be the most remarkable sight of the city.
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During park exploration the tourists will come across the Ponte della Liberta (Bridge of Freedom) which joins Mestre and Venice. The historical part of the city is as well of the greatest attraction for tourists. Its territory has preserved lots of architectural landmarks of different epochs. The St. Lawrence Church is one of the most remarkable sights among them. The church was built in the 17th century and appears to visitors in its initial look and state at present.
The church features plenty of religious artifacts the age of which counts in centuries. The city tour should also include a visit to the Palazzo da Re building which presents a consonant fusion of various architectural styles and trends. Dramatic art connoisseurs will like the Toniolo theater set not fat from the central square of the city. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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The theater regularly holds first nights of theatrical and opera performances and a pompous building which hosts the theater is an important architectural landmark of the city. Tourists who will lack the sights and landmarks of the Mestre city should join a tour to Venice. Those looking for a more privatized and serene recreation should set off to country towns which have managed to preserve numerous historical landmarks and sights as well.
In the section below, you can get one of our excursion tickets or city discovery tours over Mestre and surroundings. Our website offers 10-30% lower ticket prices, when compared to the offline purchase on the spot.

City tours, excursions and tickets in Mestre and surroundings

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Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Mestre
♥   Palace 'Palazzo Labia' , 8.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Ca’ Vendramin Calergi' , 8.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Ca’ d’Oro' , 9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Ca’ Foscari' , 9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Palazzo Barbarigo' , 9.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Ca’ Rezzonico' , 9.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Palace 'Palazzo Grassi' , 9.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all art museums
Art galleries in Mestre and around
♥   Art museum 'Ca Pesaro' Venice, 8.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Ca d Oro' Venice, 9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Ca Rezzonico' Venice, 9.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Museo Fortuny' Venice, 9.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Art museum 'Gallerie dell Accademia' Venice, 9.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all churches
Cathedrals and basilicas near Mestre
♥   Basilica di Ss. Maria Assunta, Donato e Cipriano, Venezia, 9.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica di S. Maria della Salute, Venezia, 9.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica Cattedrale Patriachale di S. Marco, Venezia, 9.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica di S. Giorgio Maggiore, Venezia, 10.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica Concattedrale di S. Pietro di Castello, Venezia, 11.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Chiesa S. Maria Asssunta, Troina, 13.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Basilica della Madonna Grande, Treviso, 19.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Unique spots in Mestre and near

Burano

From the series “The most magical and picturesque cities in the world”
Walking through the streets of the amazing city, only at first glance it may seem that its miniature houses are painted in different colours in a chaotic order. In fact, the houses are painted according to a specially approved system. Every local resident who want to repaint his house, must make an official request to the government. After some time he will receive an official response with an accessible palette of colours from which he can choose the most suitable one. … Read further

Ponte di Rialto

From the series “Unbelievable and magnificent bridges and viaducts”
The real landmark Venice is the wonderful Rialto - the oldest and one of the most beautiful bridges of the city. The stone bridge connects the banks of the Great Channel and was built in 1591. Originally, the bridge was intended not only to cross the canal, but also to serve as a place for commercial tents. That is why great value was placed on their exterior design. The length of the old bridge is 28 meters. Rialto rises to 7.5 meters above the water surface. … Read further
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Landmarks of culture on Mestre map: art-galleries, monuments, palaces, etc

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Excursions over cultural sights of neighbours of Mestre

Culture guide to Mestre. Which fascinating sights to visit once you are in Mestre: temples, museums, churches, museums, theaters and castles. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) on the places 'must visit' in Mestre. Plan your own city excursion by using this page info!
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