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Peggy Guggenheim Collection

Just East Accademia Along Gran Canal, 30123 Venice, Italy
+39 041 240 5411
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This satellite gallery of the famous Guggenheim in New York occupies the 17th-century Customs House in Venice, featuring modern and contemporary works of art.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“modern art” (1,051 reviews)
“pollock” (275 reviews)
“sculpture garden” (195 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Just East Accademia Along Gran Canal, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
+39 041 240 5411
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Reviewed yesterday

Peggy Guggenheim has really made something extaordinary with the collection at her former Pallazzo. There is something for everyone, do not miss it.

Thank Mikael D
Reviewed yesterday

A wonderful gem of a collection of modern art enhanced by a brilliant tour by our guide, Molly, who took us on a comprehensive journey through the stages of development of this exciting period in art history. It is all here, all beautifully presented in...More

Thank 783yrb
Reviewed yesterday

A comprehensive survey of works from Cubism through the latter part of the century in a delightful setting on the Grand Canal. If you’re an art lover, this ought to be on your itinerary. The cafe, however, is mediocre at best and rather expensive. Cost...More

Thank aBoater
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great way to see the city while walking to the site. The Museum was intimate. Closed Tuesdays, plan accordingly. Great small museum.

Thank WenonahJIm
Reviewed 2 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. The collection is quite extraordinary and there was an exhibition from the Picasso Museum in Paris. We wish the rooms were bigger so you could enjoy the paintings further away but we still admired the collection.

Thank Stella T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a wonderful collection in a beautiful space. Can't recommend this museum highly enough. An expansive collection of works from Picasso, Max Ernst, Jackson Pollack and so many more. There is just so much to see and I found so much of it took my...More

Thank Kerry15798
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum demonstrates what you can do with a lot of time and a whole lot of money. Ms. Guggenheim's collection is impressive - and I do not really like modern art. Her home has been turned into a beautiful gallery. It is worth the...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved it then....20 years ago and still love it now. They've added to her collection and it really is a remarkable collection of one woman's taste. We were lucky enough to see the Picasso's bathers exhibition. Although only 3 paintings they were nonetheless fantastic. Would...More

Thank Shanti813
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is an excellent collection of some of the greatest artists of the 20th century. This is a small museum, I would recommend going on a weekday to avoid weekend crowds.There is another great modern art museum nearby at Dogna point.

Thank Mark P
Reviewed 4 days ago

Right on the Canal Grande! What a location...for some of the most wonderful creativity in the world. The pieces are either something you love or hate; not too much middle ground, I suspect. But I loved the architecture, and the stunning location. You can arrive...More

Thank lakeoffhewoods
Dorsoduro / Accademia
Artsy is the defining mood of this neighbourhood with
street artists, students, painters, sculptors,
restorers, curators, historians, collectors, heirs and
heiresses rubbing elbows. Peggy Guggenheim's
collection, now a museum, lures chic locals for
evening art aperitifs. Traditionalists and visionaries
cocoon in bohemian luxury. La Salute basilica
buttresses the neighbourhood to the east. Gondolas bob
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Karen D
27 September 2017|
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Response from Janet P | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. We purchased tickets from our hotel concierge. Have fun!
8 June 2017|
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Response from am917 | Reviewed this property |
Walked up and bought ticket on the spot in May. August is busier but check their website as there appears to be tickets available.
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6 March 2017|
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Response from claudio b | Reviewed this property |
just follow the opening hours! otherwise i do not think it makes any difference, it is going tobe full of visitors anyway...