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2902/B, Ghetto ebraico - Cannaregio - Venice
Jewish Museums keeps furnishings, nuptial contract, vestments, silverware...giving evidence of the strong presence of Jewish community in Venice within the XVII century and the XIX century. Besides, it's possible to visit 3 of the 5 synagogue situated among the "Campo of Ghetto Nuovo" and "Campo of Ghetto Vecchio".

Opening hours: Open every day except Saturday and Jewish Holidays, December 25, January 1, May 1. From October 1-May 31 open 10:00-16:30. From June 1-September 30 open 10:00 -19:00. Guided tour of the Synagogues (every half hour beginning at10:30).
Phone: 041-715359.
Web Site: Jewish Community

The wonderful Romanesque cloister of Saint Apollonia introduces to the rooms of the museums which keeps vestments, paintings, sculptures and furnishings coming from the suppression of Venetian churches and convents.

Opening hours:10,30/12,30, closed on Sunday.
Ticket
: Free entrance.
Phone
: 041-5229166




4312, Ponte della Canonica - Castello - Venice




3412, Ponte dei Greci- Castello - Venice

In few rooms it's possible to admire the large production of Greek, Cretan and regional icons from the fourteenth century to eighteenth century. Most of these icons were brought to Venice during last centuries other have been painted directly here by Cretan artists.

Opening hours: from Monday to Saturday: 9.00/12.30 and 1.30/4.30 p.m. Sunday:10.00/5.00 p.m.
Phone
: 041-5226581
Web Site: Ellenic Institute

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