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Guide to Venice for Families

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The unique nature of this intriguing city built on water often conjures romantic images, but Venice has plenty for families, too—you simply need to know where to look. Follow my tips for a family-friendly take on Venice.

Good for
  • Family
  • History Buff
  • Thrill Seeker
  • Art and Architecture Lover
  • Nature Lover
  • LGBT
  • Beach Goer
  • Luxury Traveller
  • Thrifty Traveller

19 Places

11 City Tips

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19 Places

Day 1

Vaporetto

Bus Transportation, Mass Transportation Systems

Natural History Museum

Natural History Museums

La Zucca

Restaurants

St. Mark's Square

Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Campanile di San Marco

Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Observation Decks & Towers, Points of Interest & Landmarks

Cafe Florian

Restaurants

Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Venezia

Speciality Museums

Bistrot de Venise

Restaurants

Ente Gondola

Gondola Cruises

Day 2

Doge's Palace

Architectural Buildings, Speciality Museums, Historic Sites

Ca' Macana

, Gift & Speciality Shops, Factory Tours

Lido di Venezia

Destinations

Day 3

Fondazione Giorgio Cini

Speciality Museums

Murano

Destinations

Il Certosino

Restaurants

Burano

Destinations

Museo del Merletto

Speciality Museums

Mazzorbo

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Venissa il Ristorante

Restaurants

Judy E's City Tips

  • Public benches and free places to sit are rare. Look for picnic areas, or pick up food in some of the city's great shops, and then enjoy on the Lido or the outlying islands.
  • You'll do a lot of walking in Venice, so wear comfortable shoes and pack light.
  • As with the rest of Italy, in a bar or cafe there are usually two price ranges: lower for items consumed standing at the bar, higher when seated at a table.
  • The public transportation system in Venice, ACTV, is one of the world's most unique as it moves you about on water. Most economical is a multiple-day vaporetto pass.
  • The tip is generally included in the price of the meal. Some choose to round the bill up a bit and leave a bit extra.
  • Italian families are accustomed to lingering over a meal. If you're in a hurry, let the server know the kids are tired and ask if he can recommend some quicker dishes.
  • The bill ("il conto") in Italy can take a long time to arrive at the end of the meal. When you are on your final course, request the bill (which you may need to do more than once).
  • The Rolling Venice card for travelers ages 14-29 is very affordable. It's good for 72 hours and allows unlimited transportation in the city, plus discounts at local businesses.
  • In Italy, fish and seafood generally are served with the heads left on. You can request "senza testa," but if they forget, ask them to remove the heads "prima di servire."
  • Ask about food for kids, "cibo per bambini." When they yearn for the familiar, there are always French fries (patate frite), pizza, and other dishes to rely on.
  • Do not sit or picnic on city streets, squares, and especially bridges, which must support heavy foot and delivery traffic.
    Day 1
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    Vaporetto
    Bus Transportation, Mass Transportation Systems
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    Judy E Says:

    A vaporetto ride, end to end along the Grand Canal (Canal Grande), is a great way to view the city and orient yourself. Add the Lido to your trip to take in another island—it's especially good for outdoor family activities and for understanding how the islands are connected.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Thrill Seeker
    Tips
    • Read the dock signs to help orient you.
    • Vaporetto Line 2 (Linea Due) makes fewer stops along the Grand Canal and also serves the Lido.
    • Vaporetto Line 1 (Linea Uno) goes end-to-end along the Grand Canal (Canal Grande) - about 50 minutes one-way from Piazzale Roma or Ferrovia to San Marco.
    • The Lido will add 20 minutes to your journey time.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #4 of 29 Transportation in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Bargain service 22/09/2018
    • Water bus to the airport 22/09/2018
    • Vaporetto
    Address:
    Isola Nova del Tronchetto 32
    30135 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 2424
    Other:
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    Natural History Museum
    Natural History Museums
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    Judy E Says:

    The Natural History Museum, Museo di Storia Naturale, was recently remodeled in 2012. Explore lagoon life in the Tegnùe Aquarium on the ground floor and marvel at the dinosaur skeleton—standing more than 12' tall—and the giant crocodile skull nearby. Another section of the museum is devoted to Venetian explorers: the “Room of Wonders” is modeled after the way 16th-century collectors liked to display their scientific discoveries and is a good place to get ideas on how to group and display your own treasures back home.

    Good for
    • History Buff
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • The Musei Civici di Venezia offers a Museum Pass and a Museum Family Pass—find details at their website.
    • The museum shop has charts of Marine Fauna of the Adriatic Sea, a handy guide for nature lovers to identify sea and lagoon species. Take it with you on vaporetto rides!
    • For a guided visit in English, inquire in advance.
    • The museum is generally not crowded, making it a gentle introduction to Venice, which has many packed streets and tourist sights to contend with.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #51 of 827 things to do in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Interesting place 18/09/2018
    • What a mistaka to maker 07/09/2018
    • Natural History Museum
    Address:
    Salizada del Fontego Dei Turchi Santa Croce 1730
    30135 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 275 0206
    Hours:
    Tue - Sun
    10:00 - 18:00
    Other:
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    La Zucca
    Restaurants (Italian, Mediterranean)
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    Judy E Says:

    For lunch near the Natural History Museum, consider La Zucca—also in the sestiere of Santa Croce. Its warm but simple wood interior is relaxing, and it has some outdoor seating for warmer days. The menu emphasizes vegetables, including its namesake pumpkin, and simple soups and pastas are likely to please the kids.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Thrifty Traveller
    Tips
    • The "primi"- pastas and soups- are very affordable (by Venice standards).
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #101 of 1,400 restaurants in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Rude waiter scared us off!! 22/09/2018
    • The best vegetarian food in Venice! 21/09/2018
    • La Zucca
    Address:
    Sotoportego del Tintor 1
    Sestiere Santa Croce 1762
    30135 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 524 1570
    Hours:
    Mon - Sat
    12:30 - 14:30
    19:00 - 22:30
    Other:
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    St. Mark's Square
    Historic Walking Areas, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Judy E Says:

    St. Mark's is one of the grandest and most historic squares in the world. Its wide open space is occupied by cafes, and there are also plenty of museums to explore and towers to climb, making it a great base to enjoy the Venetian atmosphere for a while. If you're celebrating a special occasion, or if your family simply likes to dress up, the elegance of the square inspires putting on your best —jeans and t-shirts are fine too though!

    Good for
    • Must See
    • LGBT
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • In the outdoor cafes on Piazza San Marco, expect to add about €6 per person to your bill if the orchestra is playing.
    • Feeding the pigeons is forbidden and could result in a fine. Feel free to chase them though!
    • While the more energetic vertical explorers make the tower ascent, others can browse in shops, visit St. Mark's Basilica, or relax in lovely cafes.
    • Dancing in the square is encouraged, if the music and spirit move you!
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #4 of 827 things to do in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • The center of all important places in venice 22/09/2018
    • Beautiful square with amazing music 22/09/2018
    • St. Mark's Square
    Address:
    Piazza San Marco
    31024 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 06 0427 40436
    Other:
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    Campanile di San Marco
    Architectural Buildings, Historic Sites, Observation Decks & Towers, Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Judy E Says:

    Climbing the Campanile (Bell Tower) in San Marco, which rises to 323 feet, is a sure way to burn off excess energy! Here you get the lay of the land from the air, which can help you get your bearings in Venice - the lovely views extend beyond the square, across the city, the Grand Canal, and out toward the sea.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    Tips
    • As an alternative, climb the Torre dell'Orologio (Clock Tower) in Piazza San Marco to see clock mechanisms, two colossal statues on the Moors' Terrace, and a fine view.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #26 of 827 things to do in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great views from the top of the tower 22/09/2018
    • Amazing Views of Venice and the Lagoon 22/09/2018
    • Campanile di San Marco
    Address:
    Sestiere San Marco 328
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 522 5205
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    09:00 - 16:30
    Other:
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    Cafe Florian
    Restaurants (Italian, Cafe, European)
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    Judy E Says:

    Splurge on an afternoon break at historic Caffe Florian. They make their own delicious ice cream and pastries, plus a wide selection of refreshing drinks.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • History Buff
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Book ahead to secure an outside table in Piazza San Marco.
    • When the orchestra is playing a surcharge will be added to the bill.
    • Prices are high—you are paying for the rare view—so come prepared to pay an above average bill!
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #301 of 1,400 restaurants in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Worthwhile Experience 22/09/2018
    • expensive but worth a one time visit 21/09/2018
    • Cafe Florian
    Address:
    Piazza San Marco San Marco 57
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 520 5641
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Venezia
    Speciality Museums
    Judy E Says:

    You may not have expected to find a mummy in Venice, but the ones at the Archaeological Museum are sure to make kids squeal, and a treasure hunt to track them down makes for a fun family activity. Plus, there are plenty of gods and goddesses to look out for too. Despite its location, right on Piazza San Marco, this museum is rarely crowded, meaning it can be a welcome escape from the busy streets.

    Good for
    • History Buff
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • The objects in this museum are not always well-labeled, so look out for clues to identify the gods e.g. Hercules' club or lion skin.
    • Bring along a book of myths and legends, like the Labors of Hercules, so kids can study up beforehand during quiet times at your hotel.
    • Family passes are available, as are various museum passes that include entrance to a variety of museums, including this one.
    • The museum entrances is inside the Museo Correr. You can purchase the separate, cheaper admission or a combined pass if you will visit Museo Correr as well.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #182 of 827 things to do in Venice
    • Nice afternoon 13/09/2018
    • Good collection of Roman artefacts 07/07/2018
    • Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Venezia
    Address:
    Piazza San Marco 17
    L'ingresso è dal Museo Correr- Piazza San Marco di fronte alla Basilica
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 296 7663
    Price range:
    US$20 - US$20
    Hours:
    Mon
    09:00 - 19:00
    Tue - Sun
    10:00 - 19:00
    Other:
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    Bistrot de Venise
    Restaurants (Italian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean)
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    Judy E Says:

    The menu at Bistrot de Venise has a wide selection of food, from historic and gourmet to simpler fare, which should please a variety of palates, including those who like to try good wines. During a recent visit, I noticed a gondolier brought his wife and kids. If it works for a Venetian family, why not try it yourself?

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • History Buff
    • Like a Local
    Tips
    • Eating here can be like travelling back in time—try one of Sergio's great recipes from the 17th and 18th centuries.
    • This is an easy walk of 5-10 minutes from Piazza San Marco, in a fairly straight line along scenic narrow streets. Look for the footbrige and stained-glass Bistrot de Venise sign.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #79 of 1,400 restaurants in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • wonderful italian gem 19/09/2018
    • Good restaurant with nice food, don't visit if you want 'regular' Italian food 19/09/2018
    • Bistrot de Venise
    Address:
    Calle Dei Fabbri San Marco 4685
    Calle Dei Fabbri
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 523 6651
    Price range:
    US$87 - US$187
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 - 15:00
    19:00 - 00:00
    Other:
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    Ente Gondola
    Gondola Cruises
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    Judy E Says:

    No visit is complete without a ride in a gondola! Glide lazily along, admiring the sights of Venice and the manoeuvres of the gondolier, while you listen to him shout advice (or insults!) to his comrades in the typical sing-songy Venetian dialect.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Families on a budget can try a gondola at one of the Grand Canal "traghetto" crossing docks. The fare is inexpensive, but the ride lasts just few minutes and you remain standing.
    • Gondola fees increase after 7pm, but if you're in Venice when the weather is hot, you might prefer to do this as an evening activity.
    • Gondolas are generally hired by the hour or 30 mins, rather than per passenger. All seat up to six.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #15 of 61 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Lucky Luca the gondolier 22/09/2018
    • Typical must do... because everyone does 22/09/2018
    • Ente Gondola
    Address:
    San Marco 3613
    Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 528 5075
    Other:
  • Day 2
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    Doge's Palace
    Architectural Buildings, Speciality Museums, Historic Sites
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    Judy E Says:

    While you could visit this pink palace at your own pace, the most interesting and fun way to explore it is to book a Secret Itineraries Tour directly through the museum. Explore secret passageways and learn about plots, traitors, and heroes during the time of the Doges in Venice...

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • The daily (mornings) Secret Itineraries Tour is only available in English, lasting 75 minutes.
    • Book the tour in advance—but see what other discounts may apply through the MUVE pass or any other Venice passes.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 827 things to do in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Beautiful Palace 22/09/2018
    • worth the money 22/09/2018
    • Doge's Palace
    Address:
    Piazza San Marco, 1
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 271 5911
    Other:
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    Ca' Macana
    , Gift & Speciality Shops, Factory Tours
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    Judy E Says:

    The art of disguise and intrigue was played out frequently in Venice - and not only during Carnevale (Carnival). Visit a mask shop like this and let your brood take on new identities!

    Good for
    • History Buff
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • For a family activity, consider a two-hour mini course where you each make two papier-mâché masks at Ca'Macana's worskshop in Dorsoduro.
    • Paintings in museums are a good source for traditional designs, especiallly in Ca'Mocenigo, Ca'Pesaro, Ca' Rezzonico, and Museo Correr.
    • Feel free to wear your masks as you walk around town or bring them out when you need a change of activity. Venetians are used to it!
    • A good Venetian mask is handcrafted in papier-mâché or sometimes in leather - other materials mean it may have been made outside of Venice!
    • If some mask prices seem like you're making an investment, consider them as possible wall decorations at home.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #7 of 343 Shopping in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Loved it 05/09/2018
    • beautiful mask shop[ 20/08/2018
    • Ca' Macana
    Address:
    Calle Botteghe Dorsoduro 1
    Dorsoduro 3172
    30123 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    39 41 2776142
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 19:30
    Other:
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    Lido di Venezia
    Destinations
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    Judy E Says:

    The Lido—the island that gave us European beach resorts and the Venice Film Festival—gives you plenty of fresh air, room to play, and a place to have a picnic. Ride bikes, swim, walk, run or simply watch the sea vessels coming and going on the east shore at one of the delightfully retro stabilmenti (beach establishments).

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Beach Goer
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Thrill Seeker
    • Family
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Have lunch on the Lido, where prices tend to be a bit lower and there are plenty of family-friendly places. Or pack a picnic.
    • Being flat, the Lido is easy to ride around. You can rent bikes right on the island.
    • Pack beachwear if you want to swim - some stabilmenti have pools too.
    • If you have a family that likes to be active daily with biking, walking, or running, consider the Lido for a hotel base. Vaporetto connections take just 20mins to San Marco.
    • Families that like more challenging bike trips can ride all the way to the fishing town of Chioggia.
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    • Lido di Venezia
  • Day 3
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    Fondazione Giorgio Cini
    Speciality Museums
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    Judy E Says:

    Glass is the art form on exhibit in Le Stanze del Vetro (The Glass Rooms) at the Giorgio Cini Foundation, which features some of the best works from the 20th and 21st centuries. It also gives your family the opportunity to explore another small Venetian island - San Giorgio Maggiore.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • On Sundays, Cini offers free tours and workshops for families. Book ahead for tours in English.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #127 of 827 things to do in Venice
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • an excellent gem off the beaten track in this high frequented tourist spot - go! 16/04/2018
    • Must do 30/03/2018
    • Fondazione Giorgio Cini
    Address:
    Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore
    30124 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 271 0211
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 - 17:00
    Other:
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    Murano
    Destinations
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    Judy E Says:

    Start by finding the lighthouse on Murano which safely guides boats to this island, then take a walk along the streets by the canals to see which glass factories or studios are giving glass-blowing demonstrations. Kids of all ages will enjoy seeing how fire is used to craft glass and the skilled precision that is required to form it into just the right shape.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Shopping Fanatic
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • Some renovation is underway in 2014 at Museo del Vetro, therefore admission fees have been reduced. About five exhibition rooms will remain open.
    • If no factories or studios are active, take a walk to the glass museum, Museo del Vetro, to see a bit of the story of glass and how it's made in Murano.
    • Another way to reach Murano is with one of the glass companies that offer “free” tours, which depart from Riva degli Schiavoni - however, expect sales pressure!
    • Check with Glass in Action at the Museo del Fornace (Furnace Museum), to see if any demonstrations are on.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    • Murano
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    Il Certosino
    Restaurants (Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean)
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    Judy E Says:

    Lunch at Il Certosino restaurant or a sandwich at its bar is the perfect excuse to explore the wilder side of the Island of Certosa. If you need some space to run, picnic, or chase wild rabbits, you'll find it all here, with part of the island overgrown with weeds among its monastic ruins.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • When you board the vaporetto, tell the attendant that you would like to get off at Isola della Certosa, as it stops here only by request.
    • You can book boat excursions from the Island. Inquire about kayak, sailboat, or motorboat tours.
    • While you can't go inside, pause at the boatyard building door for a glimpse of whatever boat or yacht is currently being restored.
    • If you wish to picnic, pick up supplies before you arrive. The Island of Certosa has some rugged open spaces and a few picnic tables.
    • When you are ready to leave the island, push the button on the dock that signals the stop so that the vaporetto captain knows that you wish to board.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #835 of 1,400 restaurants in Venice
    • Change of management! 05/07/2018
    • Convenient place for a drink/snack before and after a kayak trip 17/09/2017
    • Il Certosino
    Address:
    Certosa Island
    30100 Venice
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 520 0035
    Price range:
    US$24 - US$59
    Hours:
    Sun
    19:00 - 22:00
    Tue - Sun
    12:00 - 14:00
    Tue - Fri
    19:00 - 22:00
    Sat
    19:00 - 20:00
    Other:
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    Burano
    Destinations
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    Judy E Says:

    While the art of lace-making gave Burano its fame, the real family thrill is the crayon box of colors that you're greeted with upon arriving at this island. Its charming little houses are painted in a variety of very vivid hues - explore the streets and canals and spot the colors reflecting in the water.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Luxury Traveller
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • If you brought paints or crayons, the family's artists will find plenty of color inspiration in Burano!
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    • Burano
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    Museo del Merletto
    Speciality Museums
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    Judy E Says:

    See how lace is made in the Museo del Merletto (Lace Museum). Most days you can see women seated upstairs at the window of the museum making careful stitches that form a variety of intricate lace patterns.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • History Buff
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Tips
    • The lacemakers return home to take a lunch break for about two hours, so it's best to visit before or after lunch.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #8 of 18 things to do in Burano
    • The museum of Lace is full of Grace 06/07/2018
    • Exquisite old lace 07/04/2018
    • Museo del Merletto
    Address:
    Piazza Galuppi 187
    30021 Burano
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 730034
    Hours:
    Tue - Sun
    10:00 - 17:30
    Other:
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    Mazzorbo
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
    Judy E Says:

    A footbridge connects the island of Burano with Mazzorbo. Take a short walk to see the vineyards and vegetable gardens growing here, which are right near the bell tower.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Both Mazzorbo and Burano have vaporetto docks, but Burano is served more frequently. The walk between the two stops takes about 10 minutes.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #117 of 827 things to do in Venice
    • over the bridge from Burano 16/07/2018
    • Burano-adjacent & quieter 24/06/2018
    • Mazzorbo
    Address:
    Isola di Mazzorbo
    Venice
    Italy
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    Venissa il Ristorante
    Restaurants (Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean)
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    Judy E Says:

    Opened in May 2014, the new Vinoteca at Venissa is an excellent place to enjoy great food and wine in an informal setting. There is simpler fare such as ham or mixed fried fish in addition to some more complex dishes, and most of the food is sourced locally. Their lovely selection of wines focuses on Northeast Italy, from the Veneto, Friuli Venezia Giulia, Trentino, and Alto Adige regions.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Must See
    • Trendsetter
    • Hidden Gems
    Tips
    • La Maddalena, a historic trattoria nearby, also has very good food, faces the canal, and has a pretty courtyard inside.
    • Book ahead for the Vinoteca, as this place is rather small and highly popular.
    • Gourmet families should try the restaurant rather than Vinoteca, for more formal service and sophisticated cuisine.
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 4 restaurants in Mazzorbo
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A truly memorable (but very expensive) meal 08/09/2018
    • Being treated by our anfitriona daughter to culinary highlight in a caring historic reach of this unforgettable lagoon 15/08/2018
    • Venissa il Ristorante
    Address:
    Fondamenta Santa Caterina Mazzorbo 3
    Isola di Mazzorbo
    30142 Mazzorbo
    Italy
    Phone:
    +39 041 527 2281
    Price range:
    US$60 - US$120
    Hours:
    Wed - Mon
    12:30 - 15:00
    19:00 - 23:00
    Other:
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