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Basilica di San Marco

Critics' choice
Attractions, Museums

Often seen as the living testimony of Venice's links with Byzantium, St Mark's basilica is also an expression of the city's independence. In the Middle Ages...

San Marco
FreeMajor venue

Ca' d'Oro (Galleria Franchetti)

Attractions, Museums

In its 15th-century heyday, the façade of this pretty townhouse on the Grand Canal must have looked a psychedelic treat: the colour scheme was light blue...

Cannaregio 3932

Ca' Pesaro - Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna

Art, Attractions, Museums

This grandiose palazzo was built in the second half of the 17th century for the Pesaro family, to a project by Baldassare Longhena. When Longhena died in...

Santa Croce 2076

Casa di Carlo Goldoni

Attractions, Museums

Officially the Casa di Goldoni e Biblioteca di Studi Teatrali (Goldoni's House and Library of Theatre Studies), this museum is really for specialists,...

San Polo 2794

Museo Correr, Biblioteca Marciana & Museo Archeologico

Attractions, Museums

Museo Correr The Museo Correr is Venice's civic museum, dedicated to the history of the Republic. Based on the private collection of Venetian nobleman...

San Marco 52

Museo della Fondazione Querini Stampalia

Art, Attractions, Museums

This Renaissance palazzo and its art collection were bequeathed to Venice by Giovanni Querini, a 19th-century scientist, man of letters and silk producer...

Castello 5252

Museo dell'Istituto Ellenico

Attractions, Museums

The adjacent church of San Giorgio dei Greci was a focal point for the Greek community, which was swollen by refugees after the Turkish capture of...

Castello 3412

Palazzo Ducale

Critics' choice
Attractions, Museums

An unobtrusive side door halfway down the right wall of the nave in San Marco leads straight into the courtyard of the Palazzo Ducale (Doge's Palace)....

San Marco 1
Major venue

Palazzo Grimani

Critics' choice
Attractions, Museums

Inaugurated in December 2008 after a restoration process lasting 27 years, this magnificent palazzo is the most significant new museum to open in Venice for...

Castello 4858

Scuola Grande di San Rocco

Critics' choice
Art, Attractions, Museums

The Archbrotherhood of St Roch was the richest of the six scuole grandi in 15th-century Venice. Its members came from the top end of the mercantile and...

San Polo 3054

Venice Card

Attractions, Museums, Shops

Administered by Hellovenezia, the Venice Card is a three-day (€73, €66 reductions) or seven-day (€96, €87 reductions) pass covering vaporetto use and free...

Venice Connected

Attractions, Museums, Shops

The on-line Venice Connected service allows you to pre-book and pre-pay transport passes, tickets for civic museums and public toilets (yes, that's no joke)...