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Historical Museum of Ships



Rich collection of relics of the Venetian Serenissima Republic era and of the Italian Navy.

The museum is currently housed in a building dating from the 15th Century that was once the Granary of the "Serenissima" (The Most Serene Republic of Venice), in Campo "San Biagio", near the Arsenal,. an area which to this day remains partly under the contrai of the ltalian Navy.

The conservation of the Arsenal' s records and àrtefacts is today entrusted to the Navàl History Museum, the foremost of its kind in ltaly.
Besides the main building, where the exhibition space is organized on five floors, offering 42 exhibition galleries, the museum also includes the Ship Pavilion, originally the oar workshop of the Arsenal.


Address and Info

Address: Castello 2148, 30122, Venezia

AreaVenezia, City Center, Castello

Tel.: (+39)0412441399 - 0415200276

Fax Number: (+39)0415200276


Info on accessibility: Ground floor accessible to the disabled

Getting there: Line n. 1, line 4.1, line 4.2, stop Arsenale

Additional information:  

From 24th May 2015 the Naval Historical Museum of Venice will be only partially accessible due to renovation works.
visit of SHIPS PAVILLON - Rio della TANA, Castello 2162c

Opening times: Monday-Thursday 8.45am-1pm, Friday 8.45am-5pm; Saturday and Sunday 10am-5pm

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Full price: 5

Reduced price: 3.50