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Vogalonga 2019

Sunday, June 9th, the Grand Canal will host one of the most anticipated and most traditional events in Venice: the Vogalonga, which has reached its 45th edition. The start is at 9:00 am from the Bacino San Marco, when, after the traditional getting up, it will be kicked off with a cannon shot. The origins […]

Palio of the Ancient Maritime Republics 2019

This year it’s up to Venice to host the Palio of the Ancient Maritime Republics, a traditional competition on galleons with eight rowers among the crews of the cities of Amalfi, Genoa, Pisa and Venice. This event, now in its 64th edition, takes place in rotation in one of the four maritime republics. On Friday […]

Boat show 2019

From 18 to 23 June Venice hosts the Boat Show 2019, an international trade fair that will be held at the Arsenale of Venice, a historic symbol of the Serenissima Republic of Venice. More than 6000 square meters of exhibition space and an immense water basin for an exclusive location.This event is dedicated to the […]

Biennale Arte 2019

From May 11th to November 24th 2019 the 58th International Art Exhibition will be held in Venice, entitled “May You Live in Interesting Times“. The title chosen is taken from a common English expression that evokes periods of uncertainty, crises and disorders, such as those we are experiencing today. The pre-opening will take place on […]

Museum of naval history of Venice

Finally the splendid Museum of naval history of Venice reopens, long closed for restoration. It is one of the pearls of Venetian museums, a place where you can breathe the ancient glories of the Serenissima when the Republic was at its peak. The Naval History Museum, founded in 1919, is located near the Arsenale, in […]

The Venetians in the Sixties

How did people live in Venice in the Sixties? What has changed compared to the present day? If you are intrigued by these issues, you cannot miss the exhibition “The Venetians in the 1960s” which will be inaugurated Saturday, March 23 at 5.30pm at the Multimedial Laboratory Art Conservation in Fondamenta della Misericordia in Cannaregio […]

Venice Carnival for children

From 17 February to 5 March in Venice, many Carnival events dedicated to children. From parties in the field to workshops, from shows to the creation of DIY masks. Here are a few events not to be missed: Sunday 17 February at the Peggy Guggenheim Gallery free workshops for children aged 4 to 10 years. […]

Venice Carnival 2019

From February 15th to March 6th the Venice Carnival will be staged, one of the most anticipated events of the year! Parties, concerts, shows, masks parades and much more will brighten days and evenings to make your stay in Venice even more unforgettable. Every year travelers from all over the world go to the city […]

Canaletto and Venice: February 2019

From Saturday 23 February 2019 to 9 June 2019, Palazzo Ducale is home to the splendid paintings by Canaletto, a Venetian eighteenth-century Maestro. The famous sights of Venice, the Grand Canal with its light and the most hidden and typical corners of the lagoon city will decorate the splendid rooms of the Palazzo Ducale An […]

New Year’s Eve in Venice

To celebrate the arrival of 2019, what’s better than fireworks? Celebrating New Year’s Eve in Venice by attending a fireworks show is one of the most unforgettable experiences you can experience. We advise you to take a seat in time, given the large amount of people attending the show. The fireworks will be positioned in […]