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Location and Travel

The Palazzo Pesaro-Papafava is situated in the heart of historic Venice, a few minute’s walk from two of Venice’s most famous icons: the Rialto Bridge and the Ca’ d’Oro. Lying along the banks of the Canale della Misericordia, opposite the Scuola Grande della Misericordia, its balconies afford views towards the Grand Canal as well as to the Lagoon.


The Palazzo Pesaro- Papafava is easily accessible by land and water:

  • 12-minute walk to Venice’s Santa Lucia Railway Station
  • 10-minute ride by water taxi from Venice’s Marco Polo Airport
  • 3-minute walk to the Ca’ d’Oro vaporetto stop on the Grand Canal, which is serviced by the number 1 water bus
  • 4-minute walk to the Santa Sofia traghetto stop, which takes one across the Grand Canal to the Rialto markets

Directions from the Ca' D'Oro vaporetto stop

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Address and Contact Details


The University of Warwick in Venice
Palazzo Pesaro Papafava
Calle de la Rachetta
Cannaregio 3764
30121 Venezia
Italy / Italia



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Map of Venice, showing the location of the Palazzo

Detail map of the location of the Palazzo