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The suggestive Island of S.Giorgio placed before S.Marco Plaza, with the homonym Basilica planned in the 1565 by the famous architect Andrea Palladio and finished in the 1576. The adjacent Monastery was founded by a Benedictine monk in the 982. The bell tower, tall 75 Mt., was built in the 1467 but it collapsed in the 1774. It was reconstructed in the 1791.

La suggestiva Isola di S.Giorgio situata davanti Piazza S.Marco, con l'omonima Basilica progettata nel 1565 dal famoso architetto Andrea Palladio e terminata nel 1576. L'adiacente Monastero fu fondato da un monaco Benedettino nel 982. Il campanile, alto 75 Mt., fu costruito nel 1467 ma crollò nel 1774. Fu ricostruito nel 1791.

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