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Doge's Palace Venice
#1 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Search: Venice secret itineraries Buy the Venice City Pass – free entry to many museums and churches and discount to the secret itineraries and add a transport pass on to it.
We bought the St. Mark's Square Museums ticket for €20 at the palace, which included the entrance to Corro Museum, Biblioteca Marciana” (Marciana Library) and the Archaeological Museum which are also at the square.
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La Bottega dei Mascareri Venice
#2 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Then as we visited Museums & viewed classic Venetian art, the masks were there.
Vetreria Murano Arte - VMA Venice
#3 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
We had a wonderful trip to the Murano Island to visit the Murano Glass Museum.
... hotel, through the maze of Venice paths, and onto our own personal water taxi to take us to the factory There, we got educated in how the glass was made and were treated to a virtual museum of glass treasures.
Ca' Rezzonico Venice
#4 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
... rooms filled with incredible murano chandeliers, tapestries, furniture and display cabinets of China - definitely holds its own with the other museums - great cafe too with 3euro coffee and lovely bathrooms
I have been to MANY house museums (as an art history major and aspiring curator, they're something of a must!) and this is definitely in my "Top 5".
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Peggy Guggenheim Collection Venice
#5 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Easy to visit, bright and welcoming, "the Peggy," as it is known locally, is a wonderful chaser of the best modern art, after trekking through a half dozen museums filled with the best Venetian art of some centuri...
We saw a number of superb large museums while visiting Italy but this was small, intimate, very well presented, and one of our favorites after 3 weeks and a lot of museums in Italy.
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Scuola Dalmata S.ti Giorgio e Trifone Venice
#6 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
This small museum is a bit off the beaten track but well worth a visit to see the fine painting of Carpaccio and his St. George scenes.
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Natural History Museum Venice
#7 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
I have visited a number of Natural history museums in the past but where this museum excelled was in the use of lighting and 3-D positioning of exhibits.
This was one of our favourite of Venice's museums.
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Museo di Palazzo Grimani Venice
#8 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
This renaissance style palace became museum in 2015 thus it isn't as popular as the others in Venice but it's truly worth to visit.
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Artistic Murano Glass Gallery Venice
#9 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
From the film explaining both the history and various styles of glass-blowing to the various exhibits, this museum offers a comprehensive and accessible visual summary of this stunning art.
The Glass museum was totally unexpected - glass as an art form through the ages was incredible.
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Museo Querini Stampalia Venice
#10 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
As an added bonus, the museum has a wonderful bookstore downstairs with all sorts of books about Venice, including rare editions, photo albums, and a nice selection of children's books.
The Querini Stampalia is a beautiful museum, housing an exquisite collection of art and furniture pieces, with architectural additions and detailing (including the garden 'scape) designed by Carlos Scarpa.
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Casa dei Tre Oci Venice
#11 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna Venice
#12 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
It is a beautiful old palace that houses two very different museums on separate floors - a museum of Oriental Art and a museum of Modern Art.
The building houses an amazing collection of paintings by Gustav Klimt etc with statues, some more beautiful that others: you have there a replica probably of The thinker by Rodin etc. Gorgeous building and museum...
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San Marco 801 Venice
#13 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
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Museo della Musica Venice
#14 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
One of the most interesting museums in Venezia
This museum houses a comprehensive range of string instruments, plays Vivaldi in the background, includes a "historical" workshop; a GEM.
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The Glass Cathedral - Santa Chiara Murano
#15 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
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Guarnieri Glass Factory Murano
#16 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Afterwards do visit the Glass Museum which has some wonderful examples throught the ages and then pick up an ice cream at Gelato Murano.
We were hooked into a free ride to Murano by another glass factory (new Murano) and we watched their quick presentation and then were marched into their museum and shopping store.
Museo Correr Venice
#17 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
The plaza has so much to offer; the wonderful church, museums, craft markets, and great food.
One of the best Art Museums we've seen in Italy
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La Biennale di Venezia Venice
#18 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
We love wandering the streets and stumbling upon tucked away exhibitions in churches, palazzi, residential spaces, warehouses, museums etc.
It is like visiting many modern art museums, all very close together, in a unique setting.
Palazzo Mocenigo Venice
#19 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Another grand palazzo, part of the public Venician Museums MUVE witch you can visit cheaper with a city pass.
Quiet, understated with friendly and helpful staff I loved this museum.
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Gallerie dell'Accademia Venice
#20 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
The Accademia is one of the best museums in the world for Italian Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque and Rococo art masterpieces.
We were a bit disappointed that the cycle of Ursula paintings were out for restoration, but that's the way it goes visiting museums.
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New Murano gallery Venice
#21 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
The most spectacular museum in Murano
Then we visited the store and museum, and it was just breathtaking.
Ca' d'Oro Venice
#22 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
The museum instead , hosts the great Franchetti collection with famous artists such as Tiziano frescous ( removed by Fondaco dei Tedeschi building ) , paintings by Francesco Guardi , the Venus by Paris Bordon , th...
A great museum and beautiful architecture.
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Palazzo Cavalli-Franchetti Venice
#23 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Martina Vidal Venezia Burano
#24 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
We entered and met Adriana, who took us on a tour of the shop, including a demonstration of lace making and their own museum.
We enjoyed it more than the official museum which we found quite sterile and impersonal after this experience.
Palazzo Fortuny (Pesaro degli Orfei) Venice
#25 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
I really loved visiting this museum - the Space is cozy, modern, elegant and dramatic all at the same.
Amazing museum out of the beaten track.
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Palazzo Grassi Venice
#26 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
One of the best art museums in Venice, it's worth a visit for both the building and the collection.
This was one of the last palazzos to be built on Canal Grande yet the Grassi family later on sold it in order to be transformed into museum The great decor one finds in these palaces has been striped by the last J...
Museo Ebraico di Venezia Venice
#27 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Despite being veterans of Jewish museums and exhibits, we found this to be outstanding and thorough and interesting.
Included in the Venice museum pass, it is one of the least visited museums.
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Museo Leonardo da Vinci Venice
#28 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
After seeing this I think venice turned all their old churches into museums insted of us Brits that turn our old churches into pubs or nights clubs
Fabulous and friendly, the staff at this delightful museum were really helpful.
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Museo Storico Navale Venice
#29 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
Few people visit this interesting museum which a great collection of old boats, naval weapons and documents
Very beautiful museum
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Fondazione Giorgio Cini Venice
#30 of 170 Museums in City of Venice
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