Tourist information on the Palladian Villa Emo include a detailed description of Villa Emo, one of the artwork by the great Renaissance architect Andrea Palladio, as well as information on how to tour Villa Emo on a day tour from Venice with a Palladio's expert guide.
Villa Emo in Fanzolo is featured in our Private Palladio Villa Tour that departs from Venice.
Villa Emo by Andrea Palladio, less frequented than its more famous counterparts, is the stereotypical Palladian Villa.
Villa Emo is the only villa by Palladio, in Veneto, that has never changed in form and execution from the original plans of Palladio, as featured in his four books of architecture mentioning the Palladian Villa Emo, minor details aside.
Villa Emo, unencumbered by lavish decorations and surrounded by elegant gardens: its simple form makes it one of the Palladio's purest creations as villas' architect. Villa Emo also contains well-preserved frescoes by Zelotti, arguably Palladio's favorite frescoes' artist, that one can see in the many available tours of Villa Emo.Villa Emo has gained its notoriety recently as it appeared as the home of Ripley, the main character of a new film “Ripley’s Game”, a sequel of “The Talented Mr. Ripley”. So, it's time to take advantage of our tours from Venice to Villa Emo.