Villa Contarini

Villa Contarini is a splendid Baroque style palace surrounded by a 40 hectares of beautiful nature, parks and lakes.
The building of this villa continued over a few centuries. It started in 1546 according to the wishes of Venetian Paolo and Francesco Contarini. They hired the famous architect Andrea Palladio for this project. Over time, the villa was enlarged, changed and was finally finished in the 17th century. Villa Contarini has its own chapel which was designed by Tommaso Temanza.
Nowadays Villa Contarini hosts numerous exhibitions, music concerts and meetings.

Address: Via Camerini 1, Piazzola sul Brenta, provincia di Padova
Phone: (0039) 049 5590347
Open Hours:
– March 1st–October 31st every day from 9:00 to 19:00; Closed on Wednesdays
– November 1st–February 28th every day from 10:00 to 16:00; Closed on Wednesdays

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