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57th International Art Exhibition

from 13 May 17 to 26 Nov 17
Location: 
Arsenale - Biennale Venue
Giardini della Biennale
Price: 
up to 40€

The title chosen by Christine Macel curator of the 57th International Art Exhibition is VIVA ARTE VIVA.

Christine Macel has explained her project as follows: 
«In a world...

Adventure Theater

from 01 Sep 17 to 30 Sep 17
Location: 
Ghetto of Venice
Price: 
up to 40€
Get out from the crowd and join the first Adventure Theater Show in Venice!
Follow us in a walk to live a story really happened during the age of Serenissima not...
giornate europee del patrimonio 2017

European Heritage Days 2017

from 23 Sep 17 to 24 Sep 17
Location: 
Ca' Foscari
The Museum of Oriental Art
Lazzareto Vecchio Island
Giudecca Island
Torcello Museum
Torcello island
Price: 
Paid admission

European Heritage Days is a joint action of the Council of Europe and the European Commission involving all 50 signatory states of the European Cultural Convention under the motto, Europe: a...

Gran Teatro la Fenice

Gioachino Rossini, Il Barbiere di Siviglia

from 03 Feb 18 to 18 Feb 18
Location: 
La Fenice Theatre
Price: 
from 50€

Il barbiere di Siviglia remains the most popular of Rossini’s comic operas, providing a witty and lively score to accompany a series of incidents worthy of any...

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Verdi, La Traviata, La Fenice

Giuseppe Verdi, La Traviata

from 06 Dec 17 to 10 Jan 18
Location: 
La Fenice Theatre
Price: 
from 50€

La traviata is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on La dame aux Camélias (1852), a play...

Teatro La Fenice

Giuseppe Verdi. Un ballo in maschera

from 24 Nov 17 to 03 Dec 17
Location: 
La Fenice Theatre
Price: 
from 50€

The original work of this opera is based on the incident about the assassination of King Gustav III of Sweden at the masked ball. Giuseppe Verdi was requested to compose this...

Historic car Venice 2017

Historic Car Venice

from 14 Oct 17 to 15 Oct 17
Location: 
Mestre Centro
Piazza Ferretto
Lido di Venezia
Price: 
Free

L’Automobile Club di Venezia organizza sabato 14 e domenica 15 ottobre 2017 la seconda edizione di “Historic Car Venice”, esposizione di automezzi d’epoca. L’evento si svilupperà...

venetonight 2017

Venetonight - The European Researchers' Night 2017

29 Sep 17
Location: 
Venice
Price: 
Free
Venetonight, la Notte dei Ricercatori del Veneto, rientra nella cornice della Notte Europea dei Ricercatori, un’iniziativa promossa dalla Commissione Europea...
caffe dell'innovazione 2017

I caffè dell'innovazione

from 27 Sep 17 to 28 Sep 17
Location: 
Ca' Foscari University
Ca’ Rezzonico Palace, Eighteenth Century Venice Museum
Price: 
Free

I "Caffè dell’Innovazione" (innovation cafè), are a divulgation model which aims to make accessible some specialistic topics that would not normally be treated outside the...

Isola del Lazzaretto Vecchio

Lazzaretto Vecchio Island special opening

from 23 Sep 17 to 24 Sep 17
Location: 
Lazzareto Vecchio Island
Price: 
Paid admission
A small island of the Venetian Lagoon near the Lido which served as quarantine during the plague epidemics from 15th to XIX cent.

The Lazzaretto Vecchio (Lit...

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Fort in fest 2017

Fort in Fest 2017

from 23 Sep 17 to 07 Oct 17
Location: 
Forte Marghera
Forte Bazzera, Venezia
Arsenale di Venezia
Price: 
Free

Born with the aim of revitalizing the fortifications of Venice, Fort in Fest wants to be a common space for cultural, social and...

Itinerari guidati via terra e via acqua

from 23 Sep 17 to 25 Nov 17
Location: 
VEGA Parco Scentifico Tecnologico di Venezia
Price: 
Free

In occasione delle celebrazioni per il Centenario di Porto Marghera, sono in programma visite guidate per conoscere la realtà industriale, portuale e di servizi, le fabbriche, le...

Mercato Centrale Firenze a Venezia

Mercato Centrale Firenze on tour in Venice

from 12 Jul 17 to 31 Oct 17
Location: 
Santa Lucia Station
Price: 
Free

From 12th July 2017 Mercato Centrale Firenze lands in Venice with its artisans and specialties from Tuscany.

Until 31st october everyday, from 11.00 am to midnight, discover...

DRAGON BOAT TOUR

from 01 Jun 17 to 30 Sep 17
Location: 
CFZ Cultural Flow Zone
Price: 
up to 20€

A guided excursion on the Dragon Boat with the Ca' Foscari Sport staff.
A unique occasion experiencing the thrill and excitement of rowing in the Grand Canal and admiring the historic Ca'...

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A Bonsai of My Dream

from 13 May 17 to 12 Nov 17
Location: 
Spazi espositivi di Campo della Tana
Price: 
Free

Artist Wong Cheng Pou has been selected as the representative to participate in the 57th International Art Exhibition - La Biennale di Venezia (Exhibits from Macao, China) organised by the Macao...

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viva arte viva

Catalonia in Venice 2017 - unseen Venice by Antoni Abad

from 13 May 17 to 26 Nov 17
Location: 
Cantieri Navali, Castello 40
Price: 
Free

Collateral event of the 57th Venice Art Biennal

Further info at http://blind.wiki

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slowvenice tour

Slow Venice Tour

from 12 Apr 17 to 11 Jul 18
Location: 
Venice
Price: 
up to 20€

In a labyrinth like Venice there’s always something new – a view, a street, a stretch of waterfront – to discover.
Even in the heart of the city it’s possible to leave the beaten track and go...

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Isola del Lazzaretto Nuovo

2017 Guided Tours of Lazzaretto Nuovo island

from 01 Apr 17 to 29 Oct 17
Location: 
Lazzaretto Nuovo Island
Price: 
Paid admission

Every Saturday and Sunday from April to October, it will be possibile to have a guided tour of the island of Lazzareto Nuovo, beginning at 9.45am and 4.30...

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tour del Ghetto

L’chaim

from 12 Mar 17 to 19 Jun 18
Location: 
Ghetto of Venice
Price: 
from 50€

The tour starts with the visit to the Jewish Museum and three ancient Synagogues, so sober outsides as sumptuous...

Guggenheim Art Classes 2017 - locandina

Guggenheim Art Classes 2017

from 28 Jan 17 to 15 Dec 17
Location: 
Monumental Rooms (Libreria Sansoviniana)
Basilica of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Church of San Giorgio dei Greci
Scuola Dalmata di San Giorgio e Trifone
San Giovanni Battista Church
Basilica di SS.Maria e Donato
Basilica of Santa Maria Assunta
Basilica of St. Giovanni and St. Paolo
Scuola Grande di San Marco
San Giorgio Maggiore Church
Giorgio Cini Foundation
Basilica of Salute
Price: 
from 50€

Nuovi sguardi. Lezioni di storia dell'arte a cura di Alessandra Montalbetti, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano.

FIRST CYCLE (January – April)

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Auditorium di San Giorgio "Lo squero"

“Lo Squero” concerts season 2017

from 21 Jan 17 to 16 Dec 17
Location: 
San Giorgio Maggiore Island
Price: 
up to 40€

Twenty concerts for the season 2017 at the Giorgio Cini Foundation Auditorium “Lo Squero” . Mario Brunello will open...

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Oratorio dei Crociferi

Oratorio dei Crociferi

from 05 Feb 16 to 31 Dec 17
Location: 
Oratorio dei Crociferi
Price: 
Paid admission

The Oratory of the Crociferi is an emblematic example of connection between art and assistance, work of a culture that was very sensitive to material needs as much as to spiritual...

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Scala Contarini del Bovolo

Scala Contarini del Bovolo

from 30 Jan 16 to 31 Dec 17
Location: 
Scala Contarini del Bovolo
Price: 
Paid admission

Secluded in a small courtyard at the end of a narrow side line set perpendicular to Campo Manin, the Scala Contarini del Bovolo can be admired in all of its extraordinary elegance. It numbers...

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Palazzetto Bru Zane

Free guided tours at the Zane Casino

from 07 Jan 16 to 21 Dec 17
Location: 
Palazzetto Bru Zane
Price: 
Free

A wonderful little gem of Venetian architecture from the end of the seventeenth century, the Palazzetto Bru Zane is open to public every Thursday afternoon with guided visits,...

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domenica al museo

#DomenicalMuseo

from 03 Jan 16 to 03 Dec 17
Location: 
National Archeological Museum
Palazzo Grimani
The Museum of Oriental Art
Giorgio Franchetti Gallery at Ca' d'Oro
Accademia Galleries
Price: 
Free

Sunday at the Museum

Free admission the first Sunday of every month to the following museums of the Metropolitan City of Venice: Accademia Galleries, Franchetti Gallery at Ca' d'oro,...

Chiesa di Sant' Antonin

Church of Sant'Antonin - Guided tours

from 02 Jan 16 to 30 Dec 17
Location: 
Church of S.Antonin
Price: 
Paid admission

Visit to  the church, recently  opened after 20 years of restoration involving the plasterwork, the altars, the sculptures, the paintings, the wooden furnishings and the bell-tower. Some...

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visite guidate alla Fondazione Querini Stampalia

Guided tours at Querini Stampalia Foundation

from 02 Jan 16 to 31 Dec 17
Location: 
Querini Stampalia Foundation
Price: 
from 50€

Guided tours at Fondazione Querini Stampalia are available in Italian, English, French and German.

Museum, Carlo Scarpa Area, Temporary Exhibitions
Individual visitors...

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Appartamenti di Richard Wagner

Richard Wagner's apartment - Guided tours

from 02 Jan 16 to 31 Dec 19
Location: 
Appartamenti di Richard Wagner
Price: 
Paid admission

Guided tours (booking compulsory the day before the visit until midday)

- Tuesday and Saturday morning
- Thursday afternoon

Info and booking

Associazione Richard Wagner...

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Basilica della Salute

The Feast-day of the Madonna della Salute

from 21 Nov 15 to 21 Nov 19
Location: 
Basilica of Salute
Price: 
Free

The Festa della Salute is probably the least "touristy" of the Venetian festivities and evokes strong religious feelings among the city's inhabitants.The holiday is, like the Redentore, in memory...

drops of art

Drops of art / Perles d'art 2016

from 18 Oct 15 to 16 Dec 17
Location: 
Querini Stampalia Foundation
Price: 
Paid admission

 Weekly lessons in English and French at the Museum, starting from the ancient collection of Querini Stampalia, curated by Luisa Warman and Hélène...

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