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Doge's Palace Priority Entry - Admission to 4 St Mark's Museums
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Doge's Palace Priority Entry - Admission to 4 St Mark's Museums
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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...more
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Piazza San Marco, 1, 30124 Venice, Italy
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We did the Hidden Itinerary tour offered by the Doges Palace. It was a fascinating exploration of the backrooms and dungeons of the palace. I had been to the Doges Palace before so was ready for something a bit different. Our guide was excellent as...More

Thank theyarealltaken
Reviewed yesterday

A must do in Venice - get a real perspective of the history of Venice and delight in the art and architecture of Venice at it's peak. We did a guided tour and highly recommend it (along with the Basilica and prisons). Each room is...More

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Reviewed yesterday

So glad we signed up for the tour. There is sooo much history to this amazing place, that it would be a waste to just wander through it on your own. Our tour guide was an Italian historian, that brought this beautiful palace to life...More

Thank londont957
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Tour with a rather big group but the audio set works great so the info is loud and clear. I must say for people like us who do not want read books about history and stuff, these tours are the best. 2 hours with great...More

Thank Jurgen L
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A definite must when visiting Venice and highly recommend buying skip the line tickets. Also make sure to have a guided tour and if you can plan ahead, definitely do the secret tour. The secret tour fills up a few weeks in advance depending on...More

Thank 9kathyf
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see while in Venice. A nice surprise was to go over the bridge of sighs and into the jail . Money well spent.

Thank _sorrento15_
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting this palace last month and it was absolutely beautiful. We went on a private tour and while it wasn't great, we were still able to appreciate the history of such beautiful place.

Thank Nuria R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing building, amazing art, amazing history. An absolute mustwhen you visit Venice. There are very long queues to enter so be prepared.

Thank N_IrelandFranco
Reviewed 2 days ago

Essential viewing for anyone visiting Venice but the queues are crazy so avoid them by booking your tickets in advance online and then you can walk straight in! Allow plenty of time as there really is so much to see!

Thank TRAVELLINGGRANNIES3
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Secret Passages Tour gives insight to the operation of the Palace leadership, including the dark side (prison cells, power practices, etc.). Our small tour group walked up back stairs through passageways and offices while being given a thorough explanation of life at the Palace....More

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San Marco
The most famous sestiere (district) in Venice has one
of the world's most famous squares, St. Mark's (Piazza
San Marco). Anchored on one end by the basilica,
clustered around it are restaurants, museums, shops,
orchestras playing in the square, pigeons, the grand
pink Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale), the soaring
campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
plus gorgeous cafes and restaurants like Florian and
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Marwa272727
September 9, 2018|
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Response from BagsPacked75 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t need to do the Skip the line tour for the Doge. We walked right in, there was no line at all. We visited around 1pm. So I think you should be fine. All the skip the line tours I did book I booked through... More
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Ricamundo
September 2, 2018|
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Response from MichaelTaunton | Reviewed this property |
We bought the museum pass which means you skip the queue for the ticket office. It does not mean that you skip the queue and will wait with all the other people with the same tickets. Go later in the day. We went at 4.30- no... More
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