Venice: Giorgio Cini Foundation Tour with Audio Guide

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Marvel at the history and beauty of the Giorgio Cini Foundation on this group tour in Venice. Admire the Longhena Staircase, Palladio Cloister, Buora Cloister, a copy of the Cenacle with the Wedding at Cana, and the photography room.

Highlights

  • Learn about facinating history of convent that was once destroyed by Napoleon
  • Immerse yourself in San Giorgio Maggiore's cultural and artistic heritage at the Giorgio Cini Foundation
  • Admire the architecture of the restored convent

Description

Immerse yourself in the culture and history of San Giorgio Maggiore Island with an audio-guided tour of the home of the Giorgio Cini Foundation. Meet your tour leader and get you audio guide and headphones. Heat to the monumental complex of the Giorgio Cini Foundation. Start your visit at Palladio's Refectory where you can admire a facsimile of Paolo Veronese’s Wedding at Cana, the photography room, and the elegant Longhena staircase. On the weekend it is possible to see the Longhena's library. Continue to the former Benedictine Monastery and see how the building has been transformed and restored to its former beauty.

Includes

Audio guide/headphones Entrance fees Tour attendant

Important Information

  • You will be accompanied by a tour leader who will provide practical assistance, but not act as a tour guide, they will speak italian and english. If you are entitled to a reduced price ticket, please bring proof of entitlement This tour may be canceled in the event of extreme weather conditions, in this case, you will be offered an alternative tour date Some areas of the complex may be closed during special events or concerts Download the VisitCini app before your visit for the best experience

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