Venecia, Antioquia

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Venecia, Antioquia
Municipality and town
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Flag of Venecia, Antioquia
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Official seal of Venecia, Antioquia
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Location of the municipality and town of Venecia, Antioquia in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Location of the municipality and town of Venecia, Antioquia in the Antioquia Department of Colombia
Venecia, Antioquia is located in Colombia
Venecia, Antioquia
Venecia, Antioquia
Location in Colombia
Coordinates: 5°57′39″N 75°44′1″W / 5.96083°N 75.73361°W / 5.96083; -75.73361
Country  Colombia
Department Antioquia Department
Subregion Southwestern
Time zone Colombia Standard Time (UTC-5)


Venecia is a town and municipality in Antioquia Department, Colombia.

History[edit]

The settlement, from which later became the town, was founded on the 13 of January 1898. Venecia Municipality was isolated in a separate administrative unit in 1909.

Coordinates: 5°55′N 75°45′W / 5.917°N 75.750°W / 5.917; -75.750