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Punta della Dogana
Fraçois Pinault Foundation
Prima Materia

May 30, 2013 - December 31, 2014

The exhibition features a collection of approximately 80 works from 1960 to the present, made ​​by artists of the Pinault Collection.

10:00 to 19:00, closed on Tuesdays Last entrance at 18 Closed: December 25
Admission € 15.00, reduced 10.00

Venezia - Punta della Dogana

Ca 'Rezzonico
by Marino Nani Mocenigo

From June 14 to November 30, 2014

In the halls of Ca 'Rezzonico three hundred thirty-eight pieces will be exhibited manufactured from the most important European manufacturers, coming from the collection of Marino Nanni Mocenigo

From 01.04 to 31.10 hours 10:00 to 18:00 (ticket office closes at 17.00); from 01.11 to 31.03 hours 10:00 to 17:00 (ticket office closes at 16.00) Closed Tuesday, December 25, January 1 and May 1.

Palazzo Fortuny
The Divine Marchesa
Art and life of Luisa Casati from the Belle Époque to the insane Years

From 4 October 2014 al 8 March 2015

The exposure presents, from museums and private collections, more than a hundred between paintings, sculptures, jewelry, clothing, photographs of the great artists of the time presented at Palazzo Fortuny, that once was the studio of Mariano Fortuny, to evoke the myth of the woman who most fascinated d'Annunzio and that he called "The Divine Marchesa."

Correr Museum

The Venice of Francesco GUARDI

Until January 6, 2013    EXTENDED UNTIL November 17, 2013

On the occasion of the 300th anniversary from the birth, which took place in Venice, October 5, 1712, the city dedicated an exhibition to its landscape painter, which is held at the Correr Museum, sponsored by the Civic Museums Foundation.
In the exhibition about 70 paintings and 50 drawings. Exposed for the first time in Italy 16 works by the artist from foreign museums and collections.
The most important works are in the section Last GUARDI, with the paintings of Venice that made ​​him famous, and in which he died on January 1,1793.

Venice exhibitions - Francesco Guardi


Gallerie dell'Accademia

Sale monumentali Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana

The Accademia Gallery is one of the most important museums in Venice and in Italy, and collect works of art of the period between the fourteenth and eighteenth centuries of Venetian origin or Venetian. Among the artists included Titian, Tintoretto, Giorgione, Bellini. They are located in the Dorsoduro district, at the foot of the bridge of the same name.
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday 8:15 to 19:15, Monday 8:15 to 14:00
ACTV lines 1-2 Accademia stop. Normal ticket price € 14.00. Closed 1 January, 1 May and 25 December.

You can admire the architecture of Sansovino, with works by artists such as Veronese, Titian, Tintoretto.
It is located in Piazzetta San Marco 7.
Price for only this museum 4.00 € with entrance from number 17 (New Procuratie) 8.15 to 10.00 and from 17.00 to 19.00 hours, throughout the year.
Entrance from the Correr Museum with cumulative ticket (see separate box), from 10.00 to 19.00 hours, every day

CUMULATIVE TICKETS (Integrated Tickets)

3 months validity
Full price € 16.00
Access to the Doge's Palace, Correr Museum, National Archaeological Museum, Monumental Rooms of Biblioteca Marciana

6 months validity
Full price € 20.00
Allows only one entry during the life in each of the following museums: Doge's Palace, Correr Museum, National Archaeological Museum, Monumental Rooms of Biblioteca Marciana, Ca 'Rezzonico Museum 700th Venetian, Palazzo Mocenigo, House of Carlo Goldoni, Ca' Pesaro , Glass Museum of Murano, Burano Lace Museum, Museum of Natural History.

Call Center Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia 848082000 o

Palazzo Ducale

Museo Correr

It was for a long time Residence of the Doge and seat of government of Justice. Inside rooms are richly decorated with significant works of art. Hours: 1-November to 31 March from 8.30 to 17.30 hours and from 1 April to 31 October from 8.30 to 19.00.
It is located in Piazzetta San Marco 1. Closed December 25 and January 1. Admission with cumulative ticket (see box above).

It is the most important civic museum in Venice. And is situated in St. Mark's Square, Napoleonic Wing.
Opening hours are from 1 November to 31 March from 10.00 to 17.00 and from 1 April to 31 October from 10.00 to 19.00. Closed December 25 and January 1.
Entrance with cumulative ticket (see box above).

Ca Rezzonico

Ca Pesaro

Museum of Settecento Veneziano
The complete collection of works of art, paintings, furniture, fixtures and fittings of 700 Venetian. Inside are preserved masterpieces painted by Canaletto, Tiepolo, Guardi.
Opening hours: from 1 November to 31 March 10:00 to 17:00 hours, from 1 April to 31 October from 10:00 to 18:00.
Closed on Tuesdays and on January 1, May 1, 25 December.
Admission € 8.00, or combined ticket with Museum Pass
ACTV line 1 stop Ca Rezzonico

International Gallery of Modern Art.
It houses collections of paintings, graphics and sculpture of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. It  is also home to important temporary exhibitions.
Opening hours: from 1 November to 31 March 10:00 to 17:00 hours, from 1 April to 31 October from 10:00 to 18:00.
Closed on Mondays, 1 January, 1 May, 25 December.
Admission € 8.00, or combined ticket with Museum Pass
ACTV line 1 stop S. Stae

Museo Fortuny

Natural History Museum

Mostre e musei - palazzo Fortuny

In the palace of a former home of Mariano Fortuny houses a collection of paintings, textiles and objects, including lamps with the same name. is often used for temporary exhibitions.
Hours 10-18, closed on Tuesdays and May 1. Entrance to museum + exhibition € 10.00. San Beneto, San Marco 3780, ACTV 1-2 S.Angelo stop or Rialto.

Natural History Museum with sections of paleontology, exploration and nature. Opening hours from 1 June to 31 October 10-18, from 1 November to 30 May from Tuesday to Friday 9-17 Saturday and Sunday 10-18.
Closed on Monday and December 25, January 1 and May 1, Entry € 8.00
Fondaco dei Turchi Santa Croce 1730. ACTV line 1 Riva di Biasio.

National Archaeological Museum

Ca' D'Oro - Galleria Franchetti

National Archaeological Museum, home to collections of antiquities greek-roman. There are also sections of Egyptian and Assyrian-Babylonian. Input with integrated ticket of the Museums of St. Mark (see box above) with 10-18 hours. Direct entry to the museum (civic 17) from 8.15 to 10.00 and from 17.00 to 19.00 with entrance fee of € 4.00.
Piazzetta San Marco 17 (entrance from Correr Museum).

Collection of sculptures, bronzes and paintings (Mantegna, Giorgione, Titian, Guardi) and Dutch and Flemish art.
Open Mondays from 8.15 to 14.00 hours on other days from 8.15 to 19.15 hours. Closed December 25, January 1 and May 1. Entrance € 8,00.
ACTV line 1 at Ca D'Oro.


Gallerie dell'Accademia

Carlo Saraceni - A venetian between Rome and Europe
March 22, 2014 by al June 29, 2014

Seventeenth-century painter (1579-1620) of Caravaggio style very active in Rome, where it was called simply The Venetian. One of his major works is it inside the Basilica of Santa Maria in Trastevere in Rome.
Museum Hours: Monday: 8:15 to 14:00 with last entry at 13.15. Tuesday - Friday: 8:15 to 19:15 with last entry at 18:30. Closed: 25th December, 1st January. (bookings 041 5200345)
Ticket prices: Adults € 11,00 Euros reduced € 9.00

Ca 'Rezzonico

Pietro Bellotti - Another Canaletto
from 07 December 2013, at April 28, 2014

He was the brother of Bernardo Bellotto and nephew of Canaletto. A "landscape artist" considered marginal for a long time now evaluated within Venetian art of the eighteenth century
Museum Hours: April 1 to October 31, 10:00 to 18:00 (ticket office 10:00 to 17:00), from 1 November to 31 March 10:00 to 17:00 (ticket office 10:00 to 16:00) Closed Tuesday, December 25, January 1 and May 1.

Doge's Palace

MANET Return to Venice
from 24th April to 18th August 2013

On display about 80 paintings, drawings and prints.
Opening hours: from Sunday to Thursday, from 9.00 am to 7.00 pm – Friday and Saturday, from 9.00 am to 8.00 pm (ticket office closes 1 hour before).
Full price ticket: € 13,00

Palazzo Grassi

Rudolf Stingel
from 07 April to 31 December 2013

On display are works by the Italian contemporary artist, born in Merano in South Tyrol and living in New York since 1987, coming from international collections and owned by the artist.
Hours: Open daily from 10.00 to 19.00, closed on Tuesdays and December 25.

Istituto Veneto di Scienza, Lettere ed Arti - Palazzo Franchetti

Maurizio Galimberti - Paesaggio Italia
until May 12, 2013

Exposure of thirty years of work by one of the greatest writers of Italian photography.

Hours: Open every day from 10.00 to 19.00, closed on Mondays.

Casa Tre Oci - Giudecca

Gianni Berengo Gardin - Stories of a Photographer
until May 12, 2013

Over 130 black and white shots of one of the most representative Italian photographers.

Hours: Open every day from 10.00 to 19.00, closed on Tuesdays.
Admission: € 9.00

Fortuny Museum

Wagnerism in the visual arts in Italy
until  8 April 2013

For the occasion of Wagner birth bicentenary.The influence of this author on visual arts in Italy between the end of Nineteenth and the early of Twentieth century.Exhibition showing 150 works including paintings, drawings and sculptures. In particular, exhibited works by Fortuny (owned by the museum), author of a Wagnerian cycle.

Hours: Open daily from 10:00 to 18:00, Closed Tuesday.
Museum and exhibition tickets 10,00 euro.

Venice museums - palazzo Fortuny

National Archaeological Museum

Lynn Davis. Modern View of Ancient Treasures
from 22 September to 13 January 2013

Are exposed photographs by Lynn Davis representing sacred sites for man as monumental tombs, temples, thus creating a continuity and contrast with the works on display in the museum, statues, votive and funerary artifacts.

Hours: Open daily from 10:00 to 19:00, 1 November from 10.00 to 17.00.

Museo archeologico nazionale

Ca Corner della Regina

The Small Utopia. Ars Multiplicata
10-18 hours Tuesday closed

In the splendid setting of the Ca 'Corner della Regina, the Fondazione Prada presents this exhibition, the Utopia of art, its ability to replicate, to no longer be unique but universally enjoyable.

Ca Corner della Regina foto Paolo Steffan

Ca Foscari University

Personal Exhibitions    William Congdon
10-18 hours Tuesday closed

A chance to know an artist protagonist of the twentieth century.
The exhibition is largely devoted to the paintings of the artist in Venice years ranging from 1948 to 1960 and mainly inspired by the architecture of the city. During his Venetian years got to know and be appreciated by Peggy Guggenheim.

Galleria Contini - Via XXIII Marzo

Personal Exhibitions    Fabrizio Plessi - Sophia Vari - Teresa Emanuele

Loredan Palace - Campo Santo Stefano


On display are about four hundred favors glass, true works of art more like jewelry than ornaments.
Pieces are never exposed to the public, all come from private collections (the core is the collection Pezzoli).
In windows you can find a summary of the whole Murano glass blowing techniques from the twenties of the twentieth century to the present day.

Opening time: Everyday from 10am to 6pm
(Tuesday closed)
Prices: 5 euros full ticket

Casa Tre Oci - Zitelle - Giudecca


One of the most important photographers in the world and member of the Magnum Agency,
is showing his best works in Venice with a personal exhibition.
On display are 140 works, among the most author significant

Opening time: Everyday from 10am to 7pm Saturday: 10am to 10pm
(Tuesday closed)
Prices: 8 euros full ticket

Venice guide - Giudecca Canal

Ca Pesaro Museum - In conjunction with the exhibition dedicated to Gustav Klimt:

SPIRIT OF KLIMT Vittorio Zecchin, Galileo Chini and great decoration in Venice
from March 31 to July 8, 2012

The exhibition aims to document the great similarity between the existing decoration in Vienna and Venice, but also cultural and temperamental differences that exist between Klimt and the two Italian artists.

Correr Museum - Exhibition on Gustav Klimt at the 150 th birth by title:


from March 24 to July 8, 2012

The artist had already participated in the Venice Biennale in 1910 and it was thanks to the vision of the mosaics of the Basilica of Saint Mark who drew inspiration for his Golden Period.
In the halls of the exhibition will gather the two famous Judith, Judith I and II Salome.

Venice guide - museum and exhibitions


Closed for over a year for repairs, was reopened on 11 March, the Palladian Cenacle on the island of San Giorgio Maggiore.
This is the largest building built by Palladio, with non-religious purposes.
The Cenacle is part of an ancient Benedictine monastery now houses the Giorgio Cini Foundation.
The construction of the building, at the end of the sixteenth century, was a collaboration with the Veronese.
From Cenecolo was stolen by Napoleon Bonaparte the famous painting The Marriage at Cana, now exposed at the Louvre.
In the Cenacle there is a scale replica of the famous painting.

Venice guide - San Giorgio

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