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Review of Doge's Palace

Doge's Palace
Ranked #2 of 824 things to do in Venice
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: A masterpiece of Gothic architecture, the building and its sculptural decoration date from various periods. The interior, with works by artists such as Titian, Veronese, Tintoretto, A.Vittoria and Tiepolo, includes vast council chambers, superbly decorated residential apartments, and austere prison cells. Along the facades of the Palace run loggias that overlook St. Mark’s Square and the lagoon. The combined entrance ticket to the St. Mark’s Square Museums grants access to the Doge’s Palace, Museo Correr, Museo Archeologico Nazionale and Monumental Rooms of Biblioteca Marciana.
Reviewed 2 April 2018

It,s a palace, it’s a museum and also state romos, Court and jale. So all art, arquitecture and history in the same building. You can spend the wole day in there and you would need more time

Thank mgm0072005
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We got our tickets online before our trip. Good thing because there was a huge line after we left the palace at noon. We did the secretive tour first and the guide was good. Then we toured the palace except for the residence. Overall worth the price. Note...you will have to check back packs at the cloak room. Can't get around it. Purse is ok.

Thank Donnaleegriffin
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I really enjoyed my visit there. I would highly recommend you buy tickets in advance, and maybe get one of specialty tours like the "prison" underground tour. It was fun to see the secret offices, secret passage ways, the underground cells, and to hear about the great escape of Casanova.

Thank CatDLN
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

We all - including our young children - loved every room and the entire building. It's a must see when in Venice!

Thank Sommerhut
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

With a Venice museum pass this attraction is amongst 4 museums included in the price and although you may have a short wait, it facilitates entry.
The museum is always busy but because it is so vast it is not overly oppressive.
The artwork and decor is stupendous, there is ample information in multiple languages and the atmosphere very relaxed, with many museums the security personnel can be on your back too much.
You get to cross The Bridge of Sighs from the inside and the prison is intriguing.
It was our favourite must see or do attraction in the city.
How the other half lived in the Middle Ages.

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