Private Visits


It is possible to plan an exclusive visit to the museums of the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia.
It is possible to visit the following museums, while closed to the public and exclusively accompanied by licensed tour guides: Doge’s Palace, Correr Museum, Ca’ Pesaro – International Gallery of Modern ArtCa’ Rezzonico – Museum of 18th century Venice, Glass Museum in Murano, Lace Museum in Burano, House of Carlo Goldoni, Palazzo Mocenigo, Fortuny Museum and the Natural History Museum of Venice Giancarlo Ligabue.
These visits can be booked in the hour before and after the opening of the museum.
Entrances are possible at minutes _: 00, _: 10, _: 20, _: 30 and _: 40 of the hour prior to the opening hour; and at minutes _: 10, _: 20, _: 30 of the hour following the closing of the museum (in the latter case the tour can last a maximum of 60 minutes).
At the Doge’s Palace exclusive visits in the evening are possible at 18:30 and 18:40 – with exit from the Palace by 20:00.

It is also possible to plan an exclusive visit to the Clock Tower every day at 11:00, 12:00 and 13:00, and to the Secret Itineraries Tour every day at 9:00 and 9:30.

It is mandatory to purchase the entire entry shift (minimum 10 tickets) at least 3 days in advance of the chosen date, the tour guides must be directly contacted by those who purchase the shift through the official associations.

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It is possible to plan an exclusive visit to the museums of the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia after the closing time.
The Foundation opens the doors of the emblematic venues in the city, notable architectures overlooking on St. Mark’s Square or on the Grand Canal, to offer the exquisiteness of their rooms and the attractiveness of their collections, when the lights goes down and the outlines are softened by the evening shadow.

Doge’s Palace:
purchase of at least 20 tickets, of 80,00 euros (guide not included)

Temporary exhibitions:
purchase of at least 15 tickets of 30,00 euros (guide not included)

Other Civic Museums of Venice:
purchase of at least 20 tickets*, of 40,00 euros (guide not included)
* For safety reason, 10 people maximum are allowed to visit the Clock Tower in the same time

It is possible to visit the museums after the closing time, sending a request at least 5 working days before the desired date, to verify the availability for an extraordinary opening of the museum.

For more information and bookings: eventi@civicimusei.com 

Scalone Palazzo Ducale

Apertura Straordinaria Doge's Palace

Apertura Straordinaria Glass Museum

Apertura Straordinaria Museo Correr

Apertura Straordinaria Mocenigo Palace