Doge's Palace, Genoa

The Doge's Palace (Italian: Palazzo Ducale) is a historical building in Genoa, northern Italy.

Doge's Palace of Genoa
Palazzo Ducale di Genova
The Palace of the Doges view from Piazza Matteotti.
General information
Statusnow used as a museum
TypePalace
Architectural styleNeo-Classical
LocationGenoa, Italy
AddressPiazza Matteotti 9, 16123
Coordinates44.4075°N 8.9334°E / 44.4075; 8.9334
Opened1339
ClientRepublic of Genoa
Technical details
Floor count3
Design and construction
ArchitectAndrea Ceresola
Simone Cantoni
Website
Official Website of the Palace of the Doges of Genoa (in Italian)
Invalid designation
Official namePalazzo Ducale di Genova
TypeNon-movable
CriteriaMonument
State PartyItaly

Once the home of the Doges of Genoa, it is now a museum and a centre for cultural events and arts exhibitions. It is situated in the heart of the city, with two different entrances and façades, the main one on Piazza Matteotti, and the second one on Piazza De Ferrari.