A report on VicenzaVeneto and Lombards

Lombard possessions in Italy: the Lombard Kingdom (Neustria, Austria and Tuscia) and the Lombard Duchies of Spoleto and Benevento
Piazza dei Signori
Distribution of Langobardic burial fields at the Lower Elbe Lands (according to W. Wegewitz)
Basilica Palladiana
Venice, the primary tourist destination and the capital of Veneto
Lombard migration from Scandinavia
Piazza dei Signori
Lake Alleghe near Belluno
Lombard grave goods (6th-7th century), Milan, Lombardy
Basilica Palladiana with clock tower
Cortina d'Ampezzo
Plutei of Theodota, mid 8th century, Civic Museums of Pavia.
A night view of the Basilica Palladiana
The Piave River
The Frankish Merovingian King Chlothar II in combat with the Lombards
The three-dimensional stage of the Teatro Olimpico in Vicenza
The Venetian Lagoon at sunset
King Liutprand (712-744) "was a zealous Catholic, generous and a great founder of monasteries"
Palazzo Thiene Bonin Longare, designed by Palladio and built by Vincenzo Scamozzi
Relief map of Veneto
Lombard Duchy of Benevento in the eighth century
Porta Castello Tower
The Adige in Verona
Italy around the turn of the millennium, showing the Lombard states in the south on the eve of the arrival of the Normans.
Plaque for Vicenza in the UNESCO World Heritage List
The Tetrarchs were the four co-rulers who governed the Roman Empire as long as Diocletian's reform lasted. Here they are portrayed embracing, in a posture of harmony, in a porphyry sculpture dating from the 4th century, produced in Anatolia, located today on a corner of St Mark's Basilica in Venice.
The West-Germanic languages around the sixth century CE
A plate of Baccalà alla vicentina, a typical dish of the city
The Horses of Saint Mark, brought as loot from Constantinople in 1204.
The runic inscription from the Pforzen buckle may be the earliest written example of Lombardic language
An 18th-century view of Venice by Canaletto.
Lombard warrior, bronze statue, 8th century, Pavia Civic Museums.
The 13th-century Castel Brando in Cison di Valmarino, Treviso.
The Rule of Saint Benedict in Beneventan (i.e. Lombard) script
Veneto's provinces.
Church of Santa Sofia, Benevento
St Mark's Basilica, the seat of the Patriarch of Venice.
Lombard shield boss<BR>northern Italy, 7th century, Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Punta San Vigilio on the Lake Garda
Lombard S-shaped fibula
Kiss of Judas by Giotto, in Padua.
A glass drinking horn from Castel Trosino
Giorgione's The Tempest.
Lombard Goldblattkreuz
The Prato della Valle in Padua, a work of Italian Renaissance architecture.
Lombard fibulae
Villa Cornaro.
Altar of Ratchis
Antonio Canova's Psyche Revived by Love's Kiss.
8th-century Lombard sculpture depicting female martyrs, based on a Byzantine model. Tempietto Longobardo, Cividale del Friuli
The Church of Santa Maria della Salute in Venice
Crypt of Sant'Eusebio, Pavia.
A Golden bottle of Prosecco
Asiago cheese and crackers
A slice of tiramisù
Antonio Salieri
Antonio Vivaldi
Teatro La Fenice
The Arena of Verona
Teatro Salieri
Villa Barbaro
The Villa Capra "La Rotonda"
Villa Badoer
Villa Malcontenta
Villa Pisani (Bagnolo)
The mount Antelao
Lastoi de Formin (Cadore)
The start of Strada delle 52 Gallerie
A trait that shows the structure of the Calà del Sasso

It is in the Veneto region at the northern base of the Monte Berico, where it straddles the Bacchiglione River.

- Vicenza

It was also an important Lombard city and then a Frankish center.

- Vicenza

Este, Padua, Oderzo, Adria, Vicenza, Verona, and Altino became centres of Venetic culture.

- Veneto

In 643 AD the Lombards conquered the Byzantine base at Oderzo and took possession of practically all of Veneto (and Friuli) except for Venice and Grado.

- Veneto

Soon Vicenza, Verona and Brescia fell into Germanic hands.

- Lombards

He extended his dominions, conquering Liguria in 643 and the remaining part of the Byzantine territories of inner Veneto, including the Roman city of Opitergium (Oderzo).

- Lombards

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The Roman Ponte Pietra in Verona
Equestrian statue of Cangrande I
The Lion of Saint Mark, located in Piazza delle Erbe, the symbol of the Venetian Republic
The Arche scaligere, tombs of the ancient lords of Verona
Panoramic view of the city from Castel San Pietro
Palazzo Barbieri is Verona City Hall
Palazzo del Governo is the seat of the Province of Verona
The Ponte Scaligero, completed in 1356
Verona Arena
Piazza delle Erbe
Porta Borsari
Piazza dei Signori
San Zeno Basilica, like many other Veronese churches, is built with alternating layers of white stone and bricks
The balcony of Juliet's house
The Portoni della Bra
The Verona Cathedral
The Santa Maria Antica
The Sant'Anastasia
The San Giorgio in Braida
An ATV bus in Verona
Verona Porta Nuova railway station
Verona airport

Verona (, ; Verona or Veròna) is a city on the Adige River in Veneto, Italy, with 258,031 inhabitants.

In 569, it was taken by Alboin, King of the Lombards, in whose kingdom it was, in a sense, the second most important city.

In 1164 Verona joined with Vicenza, Padua and Treviso to create the Veronese League, which was integrated with the Lombard League in 1167 to battle against Frederick I Barbarossa.


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Remnants of Padua's Roman amphitheatre wall
The Botanical Garden of Padova today; in the background, the Basilica of Sant'Antonio
Tomb of Antenor
The unfinished façade of Padua Cathedral
Clock tower and Lion of St. Mark, symbol of the Serenissima Repubblic
Last Judgment by Giotto, part of the Scrovegni Chapel.
Palazzo della Ragione
Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico).
Street tram in Padua
This tempera, Two Christians before the Judges, hangs in the city's Cathedral.
The apse area of Santa Sofia.
The "Gran Guardia" loggia
Prato della Valle (detail)
Loggia Amulea, as seen from Prato della Valle
Torre degli Anziani as seen from Piazza della Frutta
The Astronomical clock as seen from Piazza dei Signori

Padua (Padova ; Pàdova) is a city and comune in Veneto, northern Italy.

Padua stands on the Bacchiglione River, 40 km west of Venice and 29 km southeast of Vicenza.

The city was again seized by the Goths under Totila, but was restored to the Eastern Empire by Narses only to fall under the control of the Lombards in 568.