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The Venetian Tower is an extension of the Byzantine Fortress of Durrës. Built in the sixth century, it was considered as one of the most powerful fortresses along the western coast of the Adriatic. Today it is a home of a local bar with a veranda on top.
Was built in the city centre between the 5th and 7th centuries ad. The area of 39 m in diameter, and lined with marble. In the middle of this circular space was probably a statue of the Emperor.
National Museum of Medieval Art is a museum dedicated to medieval history and art. The Museum was founded on 24 APR 1980. The Museum houses more than 7,000 objects of art and culture representing various moments in the development of the iconography of Albania.
The White Mosque is a ruined mosque in Berat Castle, Berat, Albania. From the small, roughly square mosque there are still about a meter high foundation walls and the base of the minaret, a little over two meters high. It was built with white limestone. It became a Cultural Monument of Albania in 1961.