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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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Piazza San Marco, Venice, Italy
San Marco
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"clock tower"
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"beautiful clock"
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"inner workings"
in 22 reviews
"clock face"
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"winged lion"
in 21 reviews
"roman numerals"
in 14 reviews
"correr museum"
in 27 reviews
"bronze figures"
in 11 reviews
"zodiac signs"
in 6 reviews
"large bell"
in 5 reviews
"mark's square"
in 37 reviews
"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 28 March 2018

beautifull arhitecture on this building, completing the beautifull st. Marks square. You can go inside if you buy a tour.

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Reviewed 25 March 2018

This building has some wonderful decor as well as the famous bell at the top. I am so glad that we visited the Piazza San Marco and saw this amazing building.

Thank Geoff S
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

It is well worth doing the tour just to find out the history of this clock and the building it is set in. Also to see the internal workings and then the view from the top back along St Marks Square and Basilica and the...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

First, the meeting spot is INSIDE the Museo Correr, at the ticket booth. The security guards at the entrance speak limited English (totally understandable and absolutely no criticism intended) and aren’t sure what to tell you, so if you don’t know to go inside and...More

1  Thank vkrem1dm
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

When arriving in the city was water taxi from the airport, one of the first great glimpses of the grandeur is the Doge’s Palace, the Bascilica and the beautiful Clock Tower. This is the most impressive areas of the city. This area of the city...More

1  Thank Raffiella11
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

Fits in perfectly with the square- lovely clock tower! Good to just stare and take a photo for memory sake

Thank WMBandit
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

One of many impressive buildings around the perimeter of St.Mark's Square. A lot of detail put into the structure when studied. Enjoyable looking at and hearing the bell chime. The winged lion on show to symbolise St.Mark.

Thank Scott D
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

Impressive clock of Renaissance period the clocks bronze bell is stuck hourly by tow men on the top of the tower. The dial is impressive art with Roman numbers and Zodiac signs . The emblem of Venice is adorned in the top central part of...More

1  Thank Ashwathram r
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

The Torre dell'Orologio is a really beautiful building with again some amazing architecture at one end of St. Mark's Square. The really nice things is to hear the chimes of this clock tower which really adds to the excitement of being in St. Mark's Square.

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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

While its easy to give this beautiful clock tower just a quick glance while being distracted by the delights of San Marco, it is worth taking a good look at the intricate detail on the clock and of you have time listen to the bells...More

Thank MrMrsHappyR
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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
6 May 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
23 January 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
2 July 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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