Santa Croce district and Palazzo Mocenigo

 

Private Tour

Walking Tour

2h

During this private tour it is possible to visit a whorkshop of handmade fabrics (ask for prices and reservation)

The magnificent Palazzo Mocenigo, recently restored, is now home to the museum of fashion and perfume. A large exhibition to learn about the history of the family and discover the masterpieces of fabrics, costumes , precious Murano glass, antique laces and  the secret art of “ perfume’s makers”,  of which the Venetians were great connoisseurs. The tour continues with a walk in the quiet Santa Croce area and its typical "campos"  (squares) like San  Giacomo dell’Orio and San Zan Degolà .

The private tour includes:

  • Palazzo Mocenigo, museum of fashion and perfume; entrance fee:  € 8 p.p. (concessions: € 5,50 p.p.)
  • Campo San Giacomo dell’Orio , wonderful example of Venetian square (or campo), full of life and activity, with the homonymous church, one of the oldest in the city.
  • Campo San Zan Degolà, with its church, dedicated to St. John the Beheaded, a rare example of Venetian-Byzantine architecture.

Museums & Churches

Palazzo Mocenigo:

entrance fee €8 (concessions €5.50)

Tue-Sun 10:00am - 4:00pm (Nov 1 - March 31) - 10:00am - 5:00pm (April 1 - Oct 31)

close Monday - 1 Jan - 1 May

* Prices might be subject to change. Please visit the official website(s).

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