Venice International University
Museo del Manicomio
As well as a poignant photographic collection displaying portraits of patients, San Servolo’s former asylum contains the full...
Parco delle Rimembranze
At the eastern limit of the Giardini Pubblici, on the island of Sant'Elena, is this memorial park. Planted with umbrella pines, each...
Monastero di San Lazzaro degli Armeni
Tours of the historic Armenian island monastery start in its glittering church and are conducted by multilingual monks, who amply...
Sunset photo-ops don’t come any better than on the terrace of Villa Laguna. This restored, Habsburg holiday chalet is the only...
Located in the old Lido fish market, al Mercà is popular with students who come for the abundant cicheti, outdoor seating and...
Venice International University information
Earn credit as you learn more about Venice from this unique university, which is actually an agglomeration of 18 international universities and research institutes (from Italy, Switzerland, France, Belgium, Germany, Russia, Israel, China, Japan, Canada and the USA) sharing a common campus. Courses focus on Venetian and Italian culture, art and history, as well as world cultures and global challenges.