Venice Palace 9

Typical Venetian Style Palace of XVII Century near the "Ca' D'Oro" Area, houses the German-Italian Cultural Association

Typical Venetian Style Palace of XVII Century near the "Ca' D'Oro" Area, houses the German-Italian Cultural Association. This Palace was part of the Albrizzi Estate. The "Albrizzi" family (originally from Bergamo area) resided in Venice from the XVI Century and built up a fortune through the trades of fabric wear and olive oil. In 1667, they were recognized as part of the Venetian Noblesse thanks to their offer of battle ship to the "Serenissima Repubblica" during the Venetian conquest period.

The Palace is a large building of gothic origin; its facades look onto the street (salisaza) San Stae Canal are characterised by their large Serlian windows
Of all the beautiful Venetian palaces that appear on the Grand Canal, this palace is highlighted for its rare beauty
The palace forms the counterpart to Michele Sanmicheli's palazzo Grimani on the other side of the Grand Canal