Admire the historical grandeur of Venice combined with an impressive collection of artwork at Ca' d'Oro. The magnificent Gothic palace was built in the 15th century as home to the influential Contarini family. It remained in private hands until the early 20th century, when its last owner, an avid art collector named Giorgio Franchetti, transferred it to the Italian state. A great architectural monument, the palace still houses Franchetti's collection, which includes the works of artists such as Titian, Jan van Eyck, and Anthony van Dyck. You'll find guided tours of the palace in different languages both for groups and individual visitors, but you'll want to book them in advance. Plan to visit Ca' d'Oro and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Venice attractions using our Venice tour itinerary planning website .
Ca' d'Oro Reviews
Дворец в плохом состоянии купил Джорджо Франчетти и отреставрировал его по чертежам 15-го века. Заполнил его своей личной коллекцией произведений искусства, собранной при жизни и пожертвовал его Итали... more »The palace in poor condition was bought by Giorgio Franchetti and restored it according to the drawings of the 15th century. Filled it with his personal collection of works of art collected during his lifetime and donated it to Italy in 1916 The building since 1927 is used as a museum as the Galleria Giorgio Franchetti Franchetti Collection was supplemented by state collections bronze and sculptures, as well as numerous Venetian and Flemish paintings. Look on the Internet articles about the palace and about Giorgio Franchetti. There are always few such people
Uno dei più noti palazzi veneziani che si affacciano sul Canal Grande.Prende il nome dal fatto che in origine adiverse parti della facciata erano ricoperte d'oro; la doratura è ora scomparsa come la p... more »One of the most famous Venetian palaces overlooking the grand Canal. It takes its name from the fact that originally several parts of the façade were covered with gold; The browning has now disappeared like the polychromatic that characterized it. The history of the palace begins in ' 400 and you have worked in contemporary Venetian and Lombard schools. After the first owner, the Contarini family, there were several owners until the purchase by the Baron Giorgio Tronchetti who, after having restored it has placed ILO works of art wanting to make a museum. From 1927 the Cà d0Oro is the site of the art gallery that bears its name. It is considered an authentic jewel even if the façade denotes a certain asymmetry between the left side with three orders of arches and loggings and the right one with a marble cladding; The architectural spectacle is communqueinsured.
One of the most beautiful palaces in Venice!
Outstanding palace (and nice museum) by the same architect which designed the Ducal Palace. Free in the first Sunday of the month.
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
View all >
View all >©©©©
View all >
Hidden gems in Venice
View all >
Nearby attractions in Venice
Plans to Ca' d'Oro by other users
6 days in Venice BY A USER FROM ALBANIA September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Italy BY A USER FROM NORWAY July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN November, popular sights PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 57 days in Europe, South Pacific & United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 57 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced