The Venice Institute, Istituto Venezia, founded under the name Zambler Institute in 1933, is a private institute that specializes in language instruction for Italians and foreigners. The school's language programs serve about 1,500 students per year from around the world. It is located in the Dorsoduro district in the heart of Venice, just off Campo S. Margherita, in a quiet neighborhood off the beaten tourist path. It can be reached by foot from the central train station, or by public water transport.