Via Salaria 207, Monterotondo, IT, 00015

  • Phone: (39) 06 9004472
  • Fax: (39) 06 9004969
0.0 out of 5 (0 reviews)
Selected Favorite
  • Attractions

    Piazza Venezia

    Piazza Venezia
    Rome, 00187
    +39 06 06 0608 (Tourist Information)
    Beset on all sides by roads, the square is heavily congested with traffic. In the background, the Altare della Patria is dedicated to King Vittorio Emanuele. Romans refer to it as the "wedding cake" or the "typewriter" because of its shape and color. Shortly after World War I, the body of the Unknown Soldier was brought here and placed in the center of the steps of the Vittoriano. It has a permanent armed guard. Palazzo Venezia was built during the second half of the 15th Century and was where the Venetian ambassadors to Rome stayed. Later it became the residence of the Cardinal of the Basilica of St Mark.
    Earn valuable points toward free nights.