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The aptly-named Dream of Venice lavishly showcases costumes and accessories, transporting those who cross the threshold into a fantasy world. Rentals include all accessories and hotel delivery.
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Calle delle Erbe 6423/a, 30121 Venice, Italy
+39 340 689 6502
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stumbled across this place while running in search of legit Venetian masks. The owners and mask makers were extremely friendly and wonderful. The masks were unique. I bought a plague doctor mask that was one of a kind that we had...More

2  Thank Dapperbadger
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We came and visited this shop looking for proper authentic Venetian masks to take home. We were met with hundreds of beautifully handcrafted and uniquely decorated masks. The owners of the shop were really welcoming and spoke perfect English and were available to answer questions...More

Thank Ella H
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We were very disapointed with the VIP experience that we bought for the Carnival in love Ball for 750 euro per person. We ended up in a small room with almost no entertainment or music while we could hear from time to time the noise...More

2  Thank Fabio C
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We decided to do the after dinner ticket which was suppose to include: -Entry to the Palace at 11.30pm -Discoteque with Open Bar -Buffet of typical Carnival Pastries -Shows and Exhibitions yes we got a discoteque DJ and open bar as far as pastries and...More

1  Thank sunnyohana
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I had such an amazing time with Giulia and Igor creating my own venetian mask...They are very kind, patient and know everything about the venetian carnival and masks! If you are looking for a wonderful experience and real venetian masks, this is the best place...

1  Thank Larissa P
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We had a brilliant few hours making masks with Julia and her husband. They were so good with our kids (9 and 10) - giving them ideas but really letting them build their skills and confidence with quite intricate techniques. The finished articles were truly...More

1  Thank Morgan A
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Julia was one of the most welcoming people in Venice! Her and her husband Igor own this workshop /shop of entirely artisanal masks and costumes. She gave us quite literally an entire history lesson when we asked about the different Comedia del'Arte masks. It was...More

1  Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Painting authentic handmade venetian masks in this beautiful little shop with its charming owners was the highlight of our first trip to Italy. Giulia and her husband told us all about the history of each different style of mask and how they hand crafted them....More

1  Thank Jennafish17
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I found this shop by accident but was so happy I did. I had a wonderful time talking with the mask maker. He handcrafts plaster of Paris masks for costumes, and was hard at work when I arrived but took the time to talk about...More

1  Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Just spent the most amazing morning painting our own masks under the excellent tutelage of Igor & Guilia, two amazingly talented people. Not only do they make the most amazing masks but also Giulia makes beautiful costumes for the Carnivale. If you get the chance...More

1  Thank Karg G
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Cannaregio is the second largest sestiere (district)
with its busy Santa Lucia train station. Many
transplanted Venetians commute from the outlying
areas, “terra firma” to the locals, which is shorthand
for any place that is not Venice. Two Grand Canal
bridges serve Cannaregio, the newest (Constitution,
2008) still a local hotbed of controversy. Ponte degli
Scalzi is a busy link to the train station. Nearby
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