Naval History Museum, Venice

3.2
#14 of 87 in Museums in Venice
Learn about Venice’s military and naval history through artifacts, photos, and models at Naval History Museum. On the ground, see displays about Venetian artillery and fortresses, as well as a number of torpedoes in the World War II exhibit. Next, learn about Admiral Francesco Morosini, known for driving the Turks out of the Peloponnese. View painstakingly crafted model ships, some of them 2 m (6.6 ft) long. On the third floor, learn about the history of gondoliers and see several models of gondolas, including one owned by the art patroness Peggy Guggenheim. Work out when and for how long to visit Naval History Museum and other Venice attractions using our handy Venice tour site .
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  • To add without problem to the collection of European maritime museums, even if it can not compete with the greatest. Attention, the most spectacular, if not the most interesting part is sheltered in another independent room located further a little before the arsenal (same entrance ticket): traditional wooden work boats, State Navy boats, wood and metal and incredible "gondola" of regatta to 18 rowers etc.
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  • Museum of great interest, the visit requires an appropriate time, if the naval history affects it is better to prepare a ladder and to carry out it in two times. Beautiful even for a quick view, you certainly remember
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