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Peggy Guggenheim museum
Peggy Guggenheim
30123 Dorsoduro, 701-704
The 18th-century Palazzo Venier dei Leoni was intended to be a four-storey palace, but the original design was never completed. The palace was…
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Correr Museum
Correr Museum
30124 Piazza San Marco, 52
The Correr Museum in St Mark's Square traces the modern history of the city of Venice. The museum is located in the Napoleonic Wing of St Mark's…
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Jewish museum of Venice
Jewish museum of Venice
30121 Campo di Ghetto Nuovo, 2902, b
In 1516 the Council of Ten decreed that all Jews in Venice should be segregated in a small area of Cannaregio.
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Accademia gallery
Accademia Gallery
30123 Campo della Carità, 1050
The Gallerie dell'Accademia is an art museum located in the Dorsoduro district. The gallery boasts masterpieces of Venetian painting dating back to…
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Doge's palace
Doge's Palace
30124 Piazza San Marco, 1
The Doge's Palace together with St Mark's Basilica and its bell tower are the heart of Venice.
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Scala contarini del bovolo
Scala contarini del bovolo
30124 San Marco 4303 Corte Contarini del Bovolo
Palazzo Contarini del Bovolo or Palazzo Contarini Minelli dal Bovolo, is a small palace located in the sestiere of San Marco.
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Natural history museum
Natural history museum
30135 Salizada del Fontego dei Turchi, 1730
Venice’s Natural History Museum is housed in the old Fondaco dei Turchi or the Turks’ Warehouse and Commercial Centre. This heritage building is one…
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National archaeological museum
Venice National Archaeological Museum
30124 Piazza San Marco, 17/52
Here’s another great museum located right on St. Mark’s Square in Venice. The National Archaeological Museum, known to Venetians as Museo Archeologico…
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Ca Mocenigo Venice
Ca Mocenigo
30135 Santa Croce 1992
From the 17th century, this palace was the residence of the San Stae branch of the Mocenigo family. The Mocenigo family is one of the oldest, greatest…
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Fondazione querini stampalia
Fondazione querini stampalia
30122 Castello 5252
The Fondazione Querini Stampalia was founded in the 19th century by the aristocrat Giovanni Querini, who gave his palazzo, art collection and…
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Ca’ Pesaro gallery of modern art
Ca’ Pesaro Gallery
30135 Santa Croce 2076
It took 58 years to complete this magnificent Baroque palace. Built for the Pesaro family, it was the masterpiece of Baldassare Longhena, who worked…
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Oriental art museum
Oriental Art Museum, Venice
30100 Ca' Pesaro, Santa Croce, 2076
The collection was gathered by the prince Enrico di Borbone-Parma, count of Bardi, during a round-the-World trip between 1887 and 1889.
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Naval History Museum
Naval History Museum
30122 Riva S. Biasio, 2148
It was the Austrians who, in 1815, first had the idea of assembling the remnants of the Venetian navy and creating a historical naval museum.
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Palazzo Cini gallery
Palazzo Cini
30123 Campo San Vio, 864
The Palazzo Cini belonged to Count Vittorio Cini (1884-1977), a collector and patron of the arts. Between 1951 and 1956 he restored San Giorgio…
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Ca’ d’Oro
Ca’ d’Oro
30131 Cannaregio 3932
Ca' d'Oro, correctly called Palazzo Santa Sofia, is one of the oldest, most beautiful palaces, and a great showpiece of the Grand Canal in Venice.
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Ca' Rezzonico Venice
Ca' Rezzonico
30123 Dorsoduro 3136
This richly furnished Baroque palace is one of the most splendid in Venice. It is also one of the few palazzi in the city that opens its doors to the…
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Museo Fortuny
Palazzo Fortuny
30124 San Marco 3958
Known principally for his fantastic pleated silk dresses, Fortuny was also a painter, sculptor, set designer, photographer and scientist. One of his…
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Murano Glass Museum
Murano Glass Museum
30141 Fondamenta Giustinian 8, Murano
Murano glass is known worldwide for its fine glass craftsmanship. The Murano Glass Museum, located on the island of Murano in the Venice lagoon, is a…
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Museo del Merletto
Lace Museum, Burano
30142 Piazza Galuppi 187, Burano
The Lace Museum was opened in 1981, in the old Lace-School of Burano on the island of Burano, north of Venice.