Venice: Exclusive Self-Guided Audio Tour in Jewish Ghetto

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Explore the old Venetian Ghetto, known as "Ghetto Nuovo". Through a short self-guided tour on your smartphone you'll stroll in this fascinating neighbourhood, exploring backgrounds and local heritage.


  • Immerse yourself in an audio-guided walk dedicated to Europe's oldest ghetto
  • Leisurely stroll in Ghetto Nuovo Square and listen insightful information
  • Explore this small neighbourhood through a short audio-guided experience
  • Follow a digital map on your smartphone while listening to informative audio


Explore the rich tapestry of history in Venice as you step back in time to discover the birthplace of Europe's oldest ghetto. Walk by the city's first Jewish households, dating back to the early 1000s, and discover the unique background of such a solemn place. Learn about its rapid growth and economic success of the Jewish community in the 15th century, gaining official recognition in various professions, including money-lending. Uncover the intrigue and controversy surrounding this exponential growth, leading to their isolation in the 'New Ghetto.' Face history and gain knowledge of this location through a short audio guided tour in the heart of Venice. For all those wishing to explore more in detail the rich heritage of the Jewish Ghetto we suggest to enter the Jewish Ghetto Museum located along the tour itinerary (remember to check opening times in advance). - Mind that the Jewish Synagogues are accessible only by purchasing the Museum's ticket. Entrance is recommended to enjoy our itinerary to the fullest, but it is not mandatory!


Exclusive access link and passcode for Smartphone Audio-Guide (English only) Online Digital Map for Smartphone Customised Itinerary Route with GPS Enriching Audio Information at every stop

Important Information

  • IMPORTANT: to access the tour use the URL LINK and PASSCODE provided in the voucher email. Entrance to the Ghetto Museum is recommended for an optimal experience but NOT included nor mandatory. For those planning to visit the mentioned place, it is advisable to verify separately the opening hours and ticket availability beforehand This audio guide requires internet access; remember to check you have enough mobile data before you start. The tour is self-guided, allowing you to start and pause independently. This short but insightful tour provides visitors with meaningful storytelling and background info about places connected to the Jewish Ghetto.

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