Venice: Natural History Museum Entry Ticket

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Enjoy a visit to Venice's Natural History Museum for a great family-friendly activity. See plants, animals, and fossils on display, plus the famous Sarchosuchus Imperator dinosaur skull.


  • Feel in awe as you see one of Venice's most extraordinary buildings
  • Marvel at a massive collection of around 2 million historical objects
  • Admire the marvelous 7m long Ouranosaurus nigeriensis
  • See the skull of a Sarchosuchus imperator discovered in Africa
  • Step into the library and discover a collection of over 40,000 books


Visit the must-see Natural History Museum with this entry ticket. Immerse yourself in this beautiful 13th-century building, explore the vast collection of about 2 million objects, zoological specimens, dinosaur fossils, and ethnographic collections on display.  Walk around Venice, and you will find the Museum on the edge of the Grand Canal. Make sure you take a photo of the glamourous architecture, perfect for your Instagram feed. Enter the building, and you will be even more mesmerized by the fascinating items on display.  Stroll upstairs to see the most popular attraction, the dinosaurs, and prehistoric crocodiles. Spot a glimpse of the enormous skeleton of an Ouranosaurus nigeriensis more than 7m long and the skull of a Sarchosuchus imperator discovered in Africa. Enjoy a day out exploring this Museum; it's a must-see when visiting Venice. See the fascinating exposition of the earth's natural history and the evolution of life on this planet.


Admission to the Natural History Museum

Important Information

  • Venetian citizens, residents, children aged under 5 years old, and disabled people get free admission. Before planning your visit, always consult the official website of the Civic Museums of Venice for any changes in opening and closing times. The Museum is closed on Monday. Until May 31 the Museum is open from 9.00AM to 5.00PM, last admission 4.00PM From June 1 the Museum is open from 10.00AM to 6.00PM, last admission 5.00PM
  • Please note that on certain days between 25 April 2024 and 14 July 2024, every visitor to Venice is required to pay an Access Fee directly to the City of Venice, except for specific exemptions. For dates, methods of payment, in order to benefit from the payment exemption and for all additional information please consult the website

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