The monumental estate of the Accademia Galleries is located in the prestigious centre of the Scuola Grande of Santa Maria della Carità, one of the most ancient lay fraternal orders of the city. The homonymous church of Santa Maria and the monastery of the Canonici Lateranensi, built by Andrea Palladio, are integral parts of the Accademia.

A very rich collection of Venetian paintings from Veneto as well, from the Bizantine and Gothic fourteenth century to the artists of the Renaissance, Bellini, Carpaccio, Giorgione, Veronese, Tintoretto and Tiziano until Gianbattista Tiepolo and the Vedutisti of the eighteenth century, Canaletto, Guardi, Bellotto, Longhi. These artists will influence the whole history of European painting.

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Opening information

Monday from 8.15 am until 2.00 pm (last entrance at 1.15 pm), From Tuesday to Sunday from 8.15 am until 7.15 pm (last entrance at 6.30 pm)

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Website
www.gallerieaccademia.org
Address
Campo della Carità, Dorsoduro n. 1050
Venice
Italy
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