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Ticket type: Skip-the-line tickets
Duration: 2-3 hours
Doge’s Palace, Archaeological Museum & Marciana Library Access: Yes
Ticket Type: Combo tours
Duration: 2-3 hours
Doge’s Palace, Archaeological Museum & Marciana Library Access: Yes, but check the tickets to know which portions are included.
Guide: Professional tour guide
Start your Correr Museum’s itinerary with the Imperial Rooms of the Royal Palace, where the Empress of Austria, Elisabeth, better known as Sissi resided during her visits to Venice. Get a taste of the early 19th-century neoclassical, with opulent ballrooms, an ornate throne room, royal studies, chambers, and the boudoir.
Discover the rooms of the private apartments, which were once inhabited by the three royal houses throughout the 19th century and up to 1920 — Bonaparte, Habsburg, and Savoy. These apartments were designed at the time when Napolean was the ruler of Italy and housed Bonaparte’s court and his main chamber.
Visit the rooms where the principal magistrates of the Serenissima resided, in the quarters of the Procuratie Nuove, designed by the architect Vincenzo Scamozzi. Explore various aspects of the Venetian Civilization, from daily life to that of the institutions, from maritime expeditions to the city’s festivities.
The picture galleries housed on the second floor, hold important masterpieces of Venetian art from its origins to the 16th century. Witness over 140 masterpieces from Gothic paintings of Paolo and Lorenzo Veneziano to 15th-century greats, Bellini, Messina, and Carpaccio. Notable works include “Crucifixion”, “Transfiguration of Christ”, and “Two Venetian Ladies”.
Finally, getting back to the first floor, you can admire the Neoclassical Rooms and Canova’s collection which has been recently restored. In the five new rooms of the Procuratie, you will find all the great works of the sculptor, Antonio Canova, revived back to their original neoclassical splendor, along with decorations of the entire Canova section.
Open every day, 10 AM to 6 PM
Last Admission: 5 PM
Closed on: 25 December, 1 January
From 12 May to 30 September 2023, every Friday and Saturday, 1 June, 15 August, Open until 11 PM
Last Admission: 10 PM
Best Time to Visit: Expect fewer crowds in Venice during spring or fall, you can enjoy a tranquil experience. Visit the museum in the early hours, right after opening time, or in the late afternoon to avoid the rush in St. Mark’s Square.
Address: P.za San Marco, 52, 30124 Venezia VE, Italy
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Established in 1523, this museum holds a valuable collection of ancient sculptures. It also houses Egyptian, Assyrian, and Babylonian antiquities. Don't miss checking the items once acquired by well-known Venetian families on display. Those include musical instruments, ornaments, clothing & more.
The library is famed in terms in terms of preserving the rarest Venetian editions of books, Greek pamphlets, and several other documents on the history of Venice. Marciana Library is now a literary hub for scholars worldwide and receives funding from renowned institutions.
Correr Museum tickets cost starts from € 30. This will provide you with skip-the-line access to the Museum Correr, along with access to Doge’s Palace, National Archaeological Museum, and Marciana Library.
You can purchase Correr Museum Tickets online or at the venue. It is advisable to buy tickets online, as it saves you the hassles of last-minute booking and risking tickets getting sold out.
Buying Correr Museum Tickets online guarantees your entry to the museum and its other attractions. Especially in peak seasons, tickets can sell out weeks before you plan to visit. By buying it online, you can eliminate this hassle, and it is also easy to buy mobile tickets with instant confirmation & free cancellation.
Yes, tickets to the Correr Museum also grant you access to the Doge’s Palace, the National Archaeological Museum, and the Marciana Library as well.
Yes, you can get skip-the-line Correr Museum tickets which allows you to bypass the long queue at the entrance and get more time to explore the museum and its exhibits.
Yes, it is recommended to book a guided tour of the museum to get an in-depth understanding of the Venetian culture, history & heritage. Exploring the Correr Museum on your own can feel overwhelming for some, but the help of an experienced guide can prove helpful.
If you’re opting for skip-the-line access to Correr Museum, they cannot be canceled or rescheduled. However, if you’re looking for a guided tour or a combo tour, it is possible to cancel the booking up to 24 hours before the experience starts and get a full refund.
The museum is open daily from 10 AM to 6 PM (last admission at 5 PM).
The amount of time taken to explore the museum collections greatly vary on how you want to proceed. If you’re a history buff, it can take anywhere between 3-4 hours. However, if you’re a casual visitor, it might take you around 2 hours.
Absolutely! Correr Museum is a must-visit for any curious traveler wanting to dive deeper into the rich history, art, and culture of Venice.