The Villa Manin Estate, located in the village of Passariano Codroipo (Udine), North-Eastern Italy, is one of the most significant artistic monuments in the history of Friuli-Venezia Giulia, a symbol of the region's culture and tourism. Its centuries of history, grand design, and association with the historic gardens, mark this residence as the most important example of the Veneto villa in the region.
From 2004 Villa Manin hosts the Centre for Contemporary Art, a wide exploration on the contemporary art explained in its various aspects. Thanks to accords with the principal contemporary art museums of the world, the Centre for Contemporary Art boasts of masterpieces of the international collections and exibitions of to the most important contemporary artists. The Estate includes also the historical armoury and a collection of aged carriages belonging to the Civic Museums of Udine. Every year Villa Manin hosts several tourist and cultural events. The conferences room can host 170 persons and it is to disposition for conferences and meetings.