One of the best-known and often copied villas of the Renaissance, the Villa Americo originally built for Monsignor Paolo Americo and completed by Vincenzo Scamozzi, still overlooks the vineyards and farmlands outside Vicenza
Villa d’Este – Tivoli Italy. The Villa d'Este is a villa in Tivoli, near Rome, Italy. Listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, it is a fine example of Renaissance architecture and the Italian Renaissance garden.
THE AUGSBURG ART CABINET. The 'Augsburg Art Cabinet' from 1632 contained collections of exotic items, new inventions, and technically complicated objects. The Art Cabinet originally belonged to Swedish King Gustavus Adolphus, but it was later donated to Uppsala University. http://www.uu.se/en/about-uu/culture/