Salone Nautico from 29th of may to 30th june

The Salone Nautico, one of the main international trade fairs in the sector, returns to Venice, in the historic Arsenale, with 250 exhibitors and 300 boats on a 55,000 m2 water basin: come and live an enveloping and immersive experience created for those who love the sea and nautical. The Venice Boat Show is promoted [...]

Guggenheim – Jean Cocteau. La rivincita del giocoliere – 13/04/2024 – 16/09/2024

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection presents first, major retrospective held in Italy dedicated to Jean Cocteau (1889–1963), enfant terrible of the 20th century French art scene. Curated by Kenneth E. Silver, an authoritative expert on the artist and art historian at New York University, the exhibition sheds light on the versatility – or juggling dexterity – [...]


  Palazzo Grassi presents a large exhibition project dedicated to the work of the American artist Julie Mehretu (1970, Addis Ababa), curated by Caroline Bourgeois in collaboration with the artist herself. The exhibition brings together over sixty paintings and etchings by Julie Mehretu made during a twenty-five year period, including many of the paintings created [...]

Biennale Arte 2024 Foreigners everywhere 20/04/2024 – 24/11/2024

The 60th International Art Exhibition, titled Stranieri Ovunque – Foreigners Everywhere, will open to the public from Saturday April 20 to Sunday November 24, 2024, at the Giardini and the Arsenale; it will be curated by Adriano Pedrosa and organised by La Biennale di Venezia. The pre-opening will take place on April 17, 18 and 19; the awards ceremony and inauguration will be held on 20 April 2024. Stranieri [...]

Ca’ Rezzonico Museum

Ca’ Rezzonico reopens its doors after major restoration works that involved large parts of the historic building that houses the Museum of the 18th century Venice. For the first time, more than twenty years after the opening of the Museum, it was necessary to renovate the building, intervening according to new energy saving parameters in [...]

Calendar 2024 La Fenice Theatre

January 1 h 8:00 – december 31 h 17:00 Gran Teatro La Fenice Campo San Fantin, 1965 Venice 30124 La Fenice Theatre, located in the district of San Marco in Campo San Fantin, is now the biggest opera house in Venice. Calendar of events

Our garden: perfect for your events

Are You looking for a charming and secluded location in the heart of Venice for your event? Pensione Accademia’s garden is tailor made for You. Organize your event here: a coffee-break, a reception for every occasion, the launch of a book or your own creation, our garden is ready to welcome you. Contact us to [...]

Fortuny Museum

From 10.00 am  to 05.00 pm The Palace, which in Venice was the home and atelier of Mariano Fortuny Y Madrazo, reopens with the Panza di Biumo collection of works of international art from the 20th century, on display for the first time to the public. Collection object of a recent donation to the Civic [...]

We are open!

We are  fully operational, safe and sanitized! Dear friends, the Pensione  Accademia is open: we are operational and ready to grant your safety during your stay.  In the hotel common areas, sanitizing gel is at disposal. Rooms are sanitized after every check-out with our atomizing hydrogen peroxide machine and a careful cleaning is provided in [...]