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55th International Art Exhibition 
Ticket offices
- Arsenale (Campo Tana)
- Giardini
10 am to 5:30 pm. Last admission to the exhibition venues: 5.45 pm.
- Tickets online: BUY YOUR TICKETS ONLINE >>
Exhibition venues, dates, and opening times
Venice, Giardini and Arsenale, June 1st to November 24th, 2013
Opening times: 10 am – 6 pm
Closed on Mondays (except June 3rd and November 18th, 2013)

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Tickets are valid for one entry to each of the two exhibition venues (Giardini and Arsenale); they can be used also on non-consecutive days
Permanent Passes and the Special 2days are valid for more entries to both exhibition venues (Giardini and Arsenale); these tickets are strictly personal and must be accompanied by a valid ID at the entrance.
Small/medium sized dogs on a leash are allowed in the green area at Giardini
Ticket Prices
Full price -Special 2days € 30 (pass valid for two consecutive days entry to both venues)
Full price -Regular € 25 (valid for one entry to each venue also on non-consecutive days)
Concession € 22 (COOP, CTS, ITIC, FAI, Touring Club, Cinema Più, Venice Card (Adult/Junior/San Marco), Rolling Venice Card, Carta Giovani, and ARCA-Enel card holders; Vaporetto dell'Arte ticket holders; Trenitalia customers holding a Freccia Argento/Freccia Bianca ticket with destination Venice (travel date max 3 days earlier) and Cartafreccia members)
Concession € 20 Over 65 yrs., military officers, residents in Venice, 57th International Festival of Contemporary Music and 42nd International Theatre Festival ticket holders; 70th Venice International Film Festival subscription holders
Students / Under 26 € 14 (with a valid student ID or ID card)
Concession € 15  Biennale Card (Gold or Platinum)
Formula 2+2 € 50 (2 adults + 2 under 14 yrs.)
Adult groups € 15 (min. 10 people, booking required)
Secondary school student groups € 10 (min. 10 people, booking required)
University student groups € 12 (min. 10 people, booking required)
Student groups from universities affiliated to the project Biennale Sessions€ 20
(min. 50 people, booking required - tickets/passes are valid to visit the two exhibition venues for 3 consecutive days)
Permanent pass € 80
Permanent pass students and Under 26 € 50 (with ID)
Permanent pass for residents in Venice and its province € 50 (with ID)
Free admission: up to the age of 6 (inclusive), adults accompanying disabled visitors, primary schools and secondary schools attending Educational services.

Some types of tickets may be purchased online on
Guided tours, theoretical and practical thematic-educational itineraries, laboratories and creative workshops
Available in Italian and in the main foreign languages.
Booking required, average duration 1h 45’, 2 hrs.
The service is fee-paying, entry ticket not included
In Italian: 1 venue € 80 – 2 venues € 140
In foreign languages: 1 venue € 90 – 2 venues € 150
1 venue € 70 – 2 venues € 120
High schools
1 venue € 65 – 2 venues € 110
Elementary and Junior High schools
1 venue € 60
Nursery schools
1 venue € 50
Creative workshops for families
Laboratories, cost per child 1 venue € 5
Guided tours without reservation
Guided tours for individual visitors in Italian or in English 1 venue € 7 and for 2 venues € 10.
Activities available on set days and times.  Schedule and online purchase on
Visitors services
Infopoint / Free cloackroom, Services for families, Stroller and baby carrier free rental, Changing table,  Nursing and feeding station, Family lounge
Infopoint, Free cloackroom
Services for families, Changing table / Nursing and feeding station
Services within the exhibition (Giardini and Arsenale)
Bar, restaurant, bookshop
Marsilio Editori

Bookings and information
Guided visits, groups, schools
Tel. +39 041 5218 828
Fax +39 041 5218 732