A grand museum that seeks to represent Venice of the 13th to the 16th century, Museo Corrrer has got every artifact or artwork of note relating to the city’s historical and cultural journey. Collections include works by the Bellini family (e.g. Crucifixion, Gentile’s Portrait of Doge Mocenigo, Transfiguration, and Pieta). Be sure to explore the smaller museum dedicated to the Risorgimento and Libreria Sansoviniana.
How to get there
By water-bus: 1, 82, 42, 52 (stop at San Zaccaria). On foot from Piazzale Roma (40 minutes away).
9am-7pm (Nov 1-Mar 3 until 5pm); Closed on Dec 25 & Jan 1.