Facciata Palazzo Ducale

Doge's Palace

San Marco 1
30124 Venice VE

A masterpiece of Gothic architecture, the Doge’s Palace is the very symbol of Venice, the Doge’s residence and seat of Venetian government.
A visit to the museum will allow you to discover the history and culture of the Venetian civilization from  the origins and the first Doges, the 14th century palace, Doge Francesco Foscari’s Renovations and the 15th century,the fire of 1577, the prisons and other 17th century works, to the palace after the fall of the Venetian Republic. The interior – with works by artists such as Tiziano, Veronese, Tiepolo e Tintoretto, allow extraordinary itineraries. You can choose among the following layout and collections:

  1. First floor
  2. Second Floor
  3. The Loggia Floor

Buy the tickets

-on line on Venezia Unica

-on site by Venezia Unica ticket offices


Family Offer: reduced ticket for all family members, for families of two adults and at least one child (aged 6 to 14)
Family ‘Museum Pass’ Offer: reduced ticket for all family members, for families of two adults and at least one child (aged 6 to 14)




Canaletto and Venice

23 February 2019
Paid admission

Eighteenth-century Venice with its lights and shadows unfolds through the rooms of Palazzo Ducale, in the story of an extraordinary century and its protagonist: Giovanni Antonio Canal, Canaletto. This was a period of great complexity and value, of excellence in the fields of painting, sculpture and decorative arts. From its beginning, the eighteenth century showed itself to be a century of enormous...


I Fiamminghi e Venezia

05 September 2019
Paid admission
I Fiamminghi e Venezia is shown thematically in 10 rooms, bringing together some 80 paintings, drawings, engravings, statues, and Venetian and Antwerp glass made à la façon de Venise, mainly loaned by the Royal Museum of Fine Arts and the Rubens House in Antwerp, MUVE, The National Gallery in London, the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and MNHA Luxembourg. 
Three icons of Venetian painting...