In 2004, the Antonio Vivaldi Museum was opened for the public to visit and admire the history of the Pieta, the famous music school, as well as a wide collection of musical instruments from the Baroque period.
The Ducale Palace, also known as the Doge’s Palace, in Venice was built in the Saint Mark’s Square in a Venetian gothic architecture style. When you visit this beautiful city, you will notice the profound detailed architectural designs of all its monuments, landmarks, and houses.
In the late 19th century, Mark Twain, the famous American author who wrote the world-renowned “The Adventures of Tom Sawyer”, came to Venice and dedicated most of his chapter in “The Innocents Abroad” on the urban Venetian life with reference to the traditional gondolas and their “captains”.
The actual method of glassmaking is extremely complex and detailed; not exactly how it is seen in the demonstrations in Murano! The glass is made of silica which melts into a liquid form under higher temperatures and as it cools, it goes soft enough in order to be shaped by the skilled artist.