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Authentic Mask Shop in Venice!

We were fortunate to stumble upon this small shop while walking around Venice. What a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
TravelBecky
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Detroit, MI
via mobile
Beautiful and Informative

We happened into this enchanting workshop and shop while ambling through Venice in the rain. The... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Neil-in-Alford
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Alford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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2 weeks ago
“Authentic Mask Shop in Venice!”
10 Sep 2017
“Beautiful and Informative”
About
Shop and workshop located in the heart of Venice where the papier mache is handcrafted in the old tradition of Venetian mask makers. You can see how born a masks. The masks and the items are unique and entirely hand made, created from a form of clay...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Contact
Sestiere Dorsoduro San Basilio 1645, 30123 Venice, Italy
Dorsoduro / Accademia
Website
+39 329 961 9080
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to stumble upon this small shop while walking around Venice. What a wonderful place! The owner’s wife spent a lot of time with us explaining the history of masks in Venice and the craft behind making them. We bought several of them...More

Thank TravelBecky
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We happened into this enchanting workshop and shop while ambling through Venice in the rain. The owner and his small son greeted us politely and took great pride in explaining the process of hand-making these beautiful masks.

Thank Neil-in-Alford
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I wandered into the shop to find a gift for his mother. We were greeted by a charming woman, the wife of the owner. She explained the history of the store, and allowed us to take photos of the masks, which is...More

Thank Patricia L
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Thank you for your friendlyness and the great explanation about the masks. It's wonderful to see how the masks are handmade and artistic. The artist and his wife made us feel so welcome and gave an explanation which was very clear! A must to for...More

Thank BelgianCouple
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Very Nice factory and shop!Thanks for trying masks and telling US story about the maskes and factory! Handcrafts, homemade

Thank Katerina K
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