Museo Correr, Venice
Learn about the art and history of Venice at Museo Correr. In the museum’s St. Mark’s Square location, inside what was once a royal palace, walk through the Neoclassical rooms to see sculptures and historical collections detailing the city’s institutions and urban life. Inside the picture gallery, see works by artists such as Lorenzo Veneziano, the Bellini family, Carpaccio, Antonello da Messina, and Lorenzo Lotto. The antiquities exhibit houses an assortment of artifacts, such as Egyptian mummies, antique books, and ancient coins. Visit rotating exhibits covering a range of artistic movements. Put Museo Correr into our Venice trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Venice.
Tours to Museo Correr
Skip-the-Line Saint Mark's Basilica and Doges Palace Combined Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $75
Duration: 2 hours
Doge's Palace with Skip-the-Line Ticket and Guidebook BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $34
Duration: 1 to 4 hours
Doge’s Palace and St. Mark’s Square Museums Skip-the-Line Tour in Venice BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $74
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Museo Correr Reviews
Nous y sommes allé sans vraiment savoir ce qui nous attendait. En partant des appartements occupés par Sissi jusqu'aux objets archéologiques retrouvés à Venise, cette visite fut un agréable voyage dan... more »We went there without really knowing what was waiting for us. Starting from the apartments occupied by Sissi to the archaeological objects found in Venice, this visit was a pleasant journey in time. Paintings, sculptures, books... There's some for all tastes. The little more: in some rooms the restorators work without worrying about the visitors.
Museo eclettico, accoglie statue e dipinti della grande scuola veneziana (notevoli una scultura di Canova e la Pietà di Cosmé Tura) insieme a reperti archeologici di età romana. Alcune stanze poi ospi... more »Eclectic Museum, it accomodates statues and paintings of the Great Venetian School (remarkable a sculpture of Canova and the Pietà of Cosmé Tura) together with archaeological finds of the Roman age. Some rooms then host ancient books, globes, historical documents, weapons: An immersion in the history of Venice. For me, not at the level of other Venetian museums, but definitely worth the visit. Visit with the Civic Museum pass.
One ticket includes three museums - Correr, two rooms from a public library and the Venice National Archaeological Museum. The Correr Museum is a palace with a variety of artworks. It's interesting. I think that when there's a big queue in front of the Dodge Palace, it's much easier to buy a ticket to visit the 11 major museums in Venice from here.
This is a very large museum that requires a lot of time and attention. It is neatly organized and spread out through a large space. The museum has lots of byzantine art as well as busts from famous characters in the history of Europe. It was nice to see the large paintings, which are elaborately made with beautiful art techniques, colors and materials. My only criticism would be that some areas of the museum seemed too spread out and it is rather large so it takes A LONG time to go through it.
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