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Nice building

This is an ancient, nice building with limited access to interior. Worth a look if nearby but... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lbp121
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Luton, United Kingdom
Lovely piece of architecture.

Only stopped to take photos as we walked past... wish I'd wandered inside too now. A beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Anita H
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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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25th Avgoustou, Heraklion, Crete 71202, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an ancient, nice building with limited access to interior. Worth a look if nearby but somewhat overshadowed by surroundings.

Thank Lbp121
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only stopped to take photos as we walked past... wish I'd wandered inside too now. A beautiful and unusual building in what is now a generally rather ugly city.

Thank Anita H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Its located at the town hall Heraklion where you can take photos. Nice and beautiful architecture that is worth a stop.

Thank Jason H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Loggia was build during the time of the Venetican rule of Crete,therefore standing in from of the building you'd think you were in Venice. It is now the town hall of the city of Heraklion and therefore not open for tourists but you can...More

Thank Lasa88
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Nice old building in a city that lacks nice old buildings. Used by local children for state boarding and break dancing in the evenings, so much appreciated by the youths who live here, even if for the rest of us it is an old building...More

Thank Jsailox
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Typical Venetian-style loggia in front of city hall--reconstructed after damage from earthquake and WWII. Stop for a minute and look at it!

Thank Nancy171717
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Nice building to look at as you pass by. Haven't been inside so can't comment on that. Lots of cafes/restaurants nearby.

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Very beautiful building right in the heart of the city. An architectural gem that you should not miss!

Thank Marilia P
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Venetian architecture on Crete...beautiful old façade and interior near the harbor and old town...many photo ops for shutterbugs, take a break and enjoy a drink in a nearby taverna or coffee shop. The Loggia shouldn't be missed on your stroll through Heraklion.

Thank Larry M
Reviewed 9 December 2016

The history of loss and rebuilding makes me glad that in the end, some of this magnificent public building was saved.

Thank Eliz534
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