By Filippo De Benetti 2C

Name of the place : I 4 mori di San Marco- the four moors of St. Mark.

When it was built : It is not known when they were built but they were brought to Venice in the VI century.

How to get there:: To get to Piazza San Marco from Piazzale Roma you have to follow the yellow signs. It takes  half an hour walk and 2 km. 

Why to visit it: I 4 mori are one of the most famous statues in Venice. Legend has it that four Saracens thieves tried to steal the famous Treasury of San Marco, and were awestruck by the protector of the city .

 

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