New Palace of the Magistrates

This second seat of Venice's Procurators, or Magistrates, whose facade occupies the entire south side of Piazza San Marco (where Caffe Florian is) replaced the Orseolo Hospice. Built according to a project by Scamozzi, the Palace was built by Longhena during the first half of the 17th C. and took on the role of Royal Palace under Napoleon.

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Piazza S. - Marco

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A visit to this tower (1499) is the
Procuratie Vecchie
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