Episode 64 – Venice: Basilica of St. Mark and Doge’s Palace
February 6, 2024

Episode Info:
This episode examines the history, architecture and importance of Italy’s most unique church. An example of Italo-Byzantine architecture, St. Mark’s Basilica in Venice, Italy, was built primarily to house the relics of the evangelist and to serve as the private chapel of the Doge. The result was a stunning and eclectic mix of styles and materials.

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