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57th International Art Exhibition
VIVA ARTE VIVA

Venues, dates and opening times
Venice, Giardini and Arsenale. May 13th > November 26th, 2017
Opening times: 10 am – 6 pm
Opening times: 10 am - 8 pm Arsenale venue only on Fridays and Saturdays until September 30th

Closed on Mondays (except on May 15th, August 14th, Sept. 4th, Oct. 30th and Nov. 20th)

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Ticket offices:
Giardini – Opening times 10 am – 5:30 pm
Arsenale (Campo della Tana) – Opening times 10 am – 5:30 pm
From May 13th until September 30th on Fridays and Saturdays the Arsenale venue is open until 8:00 pm; ticket office opening times 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Last admission to the exhibition venues: 5:45 pm
Last admission at the Arsenale venue on Fridays and Saturdays until September 30th: 7:45 pm
 
Ticket description
48h tickets are valid for 48 hours since their first validation (closing days excluded) entitling to multiple visits to each exhibition venue (Giardini and Arsenale); they are strictly personal and a valid ID is required to buy and use them.
Full Regular tickets and Concessionary tickets are valid for one admission to each exhibition venue (Giardini and Arsenale). Different venues also can be visited on different days, including non-consecutive days.
Permanent Passes grant unrestricted admission to each exhibition venue (Giardini and Arsenale); they are strictly personal and a valid ID is required to buy and use them.
 
48-hour Tickets
Full 48h € 30
48h for students and/or under 26  € 22
(valid for 48 hours from first validation, closing days excluded)
A valid ID is required to buy and use these tickets
 
Full Regular ticket € 25 (valid for one admission to each exhibition venue - Giardini and Arsenale - also on different or non-consecutive days
 
Concessionary tickets (valid for one admission to each exhibition venue - Giardini and Arsenale - also on different or non-consecutive days)
Concessionary ticket € 22 (affiliations to Aci, Coop, CTS, Fai, Touring Club, CinemaPiù, VeneziaUnica City pass -services purchase order-, Rolling Venice Card, Carta Giovani, Trenitalia Freccia Argento/Bianca/Rossa tickets with destination Venice (earlier 3 days max), holders of regional Trenitalia subscription Veneto or Friuli Venezia Giulia and CartaFRECCIA members)
Concessionary ticket € 20 (over 65, military officers, Venice residents, visitors holding a ticket of the 11th International Festival of Contemporary Dance, of the 45th International Theatre Festival, of the 61st International Festival of Contemporary Music, or subscription holders of the 74th Venice International Film Festival)
Students and/or under 26  € 15 (with a valid student ID or ID card)
Formula 3  € 42 (3 visitors, at least 1 of them under 16) + 14 for any additional visitor under 16
Adult groups € 16*
Student groups - Secondary School € 10*
Student groups - Universities € 14*
(min. 10 persons, obligatory booking at least 7 days prior to the visit)  
Student groups from Universities affiliated to the project Biennale Sessions € 20
(min. 50 persons, obligatory booking - passes grant admission to each exhibition venue -Giardini and Arsenale – for 3 consecutive days)
 
Permanent passes
Permanent pass € 80*
Permanent pass € 50* (for Venice residents)
Permanent pass for students and/or under 26  € 45*
One-week pass € 40 (valid for 7 consecutive days from validation date – closing days excluded)
*(pass valid until November 26th)
Passes are strictly personal and a valid ID is required to buy and use them
 
Free admission: up to the age of 6 (included); adults accompanying disabled visitors holding a disability ID; nursery schools, elementary and junior high schools participating in educational activities.
 
Art + Dance Formula
During the 11th International Dance Festival (June 23rd > July 1st 2017) concessionary tickets will be available for both events.
 
Art + Theatre Formula
During the 45th International Theatre Festival (July 25th > August 12th 2017) concessionary tickets for both events will be available.
 
Art + Music Formula
During the 61st International Festival of Contemporary Music (September 29th > October 8th 2017) concessionary tickets for both events will be available
 
Art + Cinema Formula
During the 74th Venice International Film Festival (August 30th > September 9th 2017) concessionary tickets will be available for set screenings and theatres for groups visiting the 57th International Art Exhibition.
 
Educational
Guided tours, theoretical and practical thematic-educational itineraries, laboratories and creative workshops.
Available in Italian and in several foreign languages. Average duration 1h 45’ - 2 hours
Booking and payment in advance are required.
The service is fee-paying, admission ticket not included
 
Adults
1 venue € 90 – 2 venues € 150
Universities
1 venue € 70 – 2 venues € 120
High schools
1 venue € 60 – 2 venues € 100
Elementary and Junior High schools
1 venue € 60
Nursery schools
1 venue € 50
 
Creative workshops for families
Workshop - fee per child 1 venue € 5
 
Guided tours without reservation
Guided tours for individual visitors in Italian or in English 1 venue € 7 - 2 venues € 10
Activities available on set days and times. Schedule and online purchase on www.labiennale.org:
Giardini  -  Arsenale  >>
 
Services for visitors
Arsenale
Infopoint, free cloakroom, stroller free rental, changing table, family lounge
No pets admitted
 
Giardini
Infopoint, free cloakroom, changing table
Small to medium-size pets on a leash are admitted to the green area
 
Services within the Exhibition (Giardini and Arsenale)
Bar, restaurant, bookshop
 
Catalogue
La Biennale di Venezia
 
Website
www.labiennale.org
 
Information
Tel. +39 041 5218 828
Fax +39 041 5218 732
(Mon > Fri 10 am - 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm; Sat 10 am - 1:30 pm)

Reservations
Guided tours for individuals, groups of adults, high schools and universities: 
booking@labiennale.org
Guided tours and workshops for nursery schools, elementary and junior high schools: 
promozione@labiennale.org
 
Artists
The artists selected for the main exhibition, VIVA ARTE VIVA
National Participations
Countries exhibited in their own pavilions at the 57th Intl. Art Exhibition
Collateral Events
Additional exhibitions and initiatives in Venice during the 57th Biennale