The Gallerie dell'Accademia is a prestigious art museum in Venice, dedicated to preserving and showcasing the rich artistic heritage of the city. Housed in the former Scuola della Carità, this museum is a treasure trove of masterpieces from the Venetian Renaissance, providing visitors with an immersive journey through the city's artistic legacy. 

The Gallerie dell'Accademia boasts an impressive collection of Venetian art, spanning from the 14th to the 18th century. With works by renowned artists such as Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese, and Bellini, the museum offers a comprehensive overview of the artistic brilliance that flourished in Venice. 

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Venetian Renaissance art as you explore the museum's vast galleries. Admire the luminous colors, meticulous details, and emotional depth that characterize the works of Venetian painters, capturing the city's unique artistic style.

The Gallerie dell'Accademia houses numerous iconic masterpieces that have left an indelible mark on the art world. From Titian's "Presentation of the Virgin" to Tintoretto's "Crucifixion," each painting tells a story and showcases the technical virtuosity of the artists. 

Delve into the world of the Venetian School of painting, known for its emphasis on color, light, and atmosphere. Discover the distinctive qualities that set Venetian art apart from other Renaissance schools and appreciate the influence it had on the development of Western art.

The museum itself is housed in the magnificent Scuola della Carità, an architectural gem that adds to the overall experience. Take in the grandeur of the building's interior and exterior, which serve as a fitting backdrop for the impressive art collection it holds. 

The Gallerie dell'Accademia stands as a testament to Venice's artistic legacy, allowing visitors to immerse themselves in the vibrant world of Venetian Renaissance art. Through its remarkable collection and architectural splendor, the museum offers a profound appreciation of the city's artistic heritage and its enduring influence on the art world.


Gallerie dell'Accademia




Calle della Carità, 1050, 30123 Venezia VE, Italy


T +39 041 522 2247


Entrance Fee:

Admission: €12.00 + € 1 until 15 September 2023

Visitors aged 18-25 citizens of EU and purchases made through 18APP: €2.00 + € 1 until 15 September 2023

Free admission for children under 18


Groups visiting the museum must be composed - according to the law - by: 
max 30 students - teachers included - per class 
max 25 people for other visitors' groups (including guide)



FROM OUTSIDE ITALY: +39 041 524 3354

From Tuesday to Sunday, 9 am - 6 pm

Payment by credit card or bank transfer.

If you need information on how to buy tickets or if you encounter technical problems, please send us an email at: [email protected]

Operating hours:

Museum opening times:

Monday: 8.15 a.m. to 2 p.m. | The ticket desks close at 1 p.m. on Monday

Tuesday to Friday: 8.15 a.m. to 7.15 p.m. | The ticket desks close at 6.15 p.m. from Tuesday to Friday.     

Closing operations start from the Palladian wing on the ground floor 30 minutes before closing time.

The museum is completely closed on the following dates:

1 January, 25 December 

[In the event that 1 January falls on a Sunday, the museum may remain open. Please check the opening times in the holiday notices]

Bookshop opening times

Mondays: 9.15 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tuesday to Sunday: 9.15 a.m. to 7.15 p.m.

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