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Doge's Palace (Skip–the–line)

Your ticket with skip–the–line to Doge's Palace is free when using the Venice City Pass and you save € 19.

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With its gothic architecture and being the former residence of Venetian dukes, Doge’s Palace is one of the most visited sights in Venice. After serving as a place for the government and justice department of the Venetian Republic and being destroyed multiple times, Doge’s Palace is now an exhibition about the history of Venice’s maritime republic.After viewing the apartments of the palace, its government rooms, and much more, you will get a larger glimpse into the former culture and politics of Venice.

Opening hours Doge's Palace

Daily: 8:30 am- 5:30 pm 

Daily: 8:30 am- 7:00 pm

The opening hours of Doge’s Palace varies depending on the season. From November to March, the palace opens at 8:30 am and closes at 5:30 pm. From April to October, you may visit Doge’s Palace between 8:30 am and 7:00 pm. Please notice that last admission into the palace takes place one hour before the end of opening hours. 

Admission fee Doge's Palace

Adults: 19,00 €
Children (6-14 years old): 12,00 € 

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Address Doge's Palace

San Marco 1
30124 Venezia, Italy

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Direction Doge's Palace

Valaresso Station: Line 1
San Zaccaria:Station Line 1, 5.1/ 4.1/ 5.2
Giardinetti Station: Line 2  

Special conditions of use Doge's Palace

The entrance for visitors is located at the Porta del Frumento. Last admission 1 hour before closing. 

The Doge's Palace is open every Friday and Saturday until 11 pm from the 27 April to the 15 September 2018 (last admission is at 10 pm). 

„Tintoretto 1519 – 1594“
 The exhibition can be visited from 7th September 2018 to 6th January 2019 in honor of the 500th birthday of Jacopo Tintoretto.

Highlights Doge's Palace

  • Former government capital of the Venetian Republic
  • Glimpse into the former private rooms of Venetian dukes 
  • Unique mix of architectural styles (Byzantine, Gothic and Renaissance) 

Attractions near Doge's Palace

Many other attractions are located near Doge’s Palace such as St. Mark’s Basilica, Porte die Sospiri, and the Marciana Regional Library—both (and more) are included in the Venice City Pass. 

You can visit Doge’s Palace for free and with fast track entry by using the Venice City Pass.