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La Biennale di Venezia

About the Venice Biennale

La Biennale di Venezia, launched in 1895, is the most prestigious art event worldwide. Summary of information, including a selection of dates and facts from its history.


Giardini della Biennale

Garden area with the historical Central Pavilion where the Venice Biennale started in 1895, and 29 national pavilions, built over the course of the 20th century.

Arsenale di Venezia

Large spaces of the historical shipyard serve as venues of the international art and architecture exhibitions of the Venice Biennale, as well as national pavilions.

Art Destination Venice
Museums and collections of
contemporary art and art history,
art centers and art spaces,
venues of temporary exhibitions,
itineraries for art walks and tours

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- Art Tours & Walks

- Museums & Art Centers

- Exhibition Venues, Art Spaces

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