Naval History Museum, Venice

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#16 of 85 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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  • Having in mind that for many years Venice was a great naval power in Mediterranean area, visiting the Naval History Museum is almost a must while you are in Venice. For 10 euro admission ticket, you h...  more »
  • Perfect place to spend a rainy afternoon in Venice. The exhibits of Venice's maritime history range from 500 years ago to WWII. Interesting artifacts, models & information.  more »
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