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Tickets for Carnival Mask-Making in Venice

Learn the ancient technique of making a Venetian papier-mâché mask!

Provider: Venice City Tours

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Duration: 1h 15mins
Live guide: English, French, Italian, Spanish
Max group size: 6
Smartphone tickets accepted

What's included

All necessary paints and supplies
English-speaking instructor (speaks French, Italian and Spanish too)
Diploma of participation

Meeting point

S. Marco, 596, 30124, Venice

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  • Learn the ancient technique of making a Venetian papier-mâché mask and find out about its history in Venice's celebrations
  • Join a Venetian master artisan and design your own mask to take home later as a souvenir
  • A great experience for the whole family, everyone can get involved and it's just a few minutes from the bustling St. Mark's Square

Just a short walk from St. Mark's Square, dip your hands into the art of Venetian mask-making with an Italian expert. The whole family can get involved and unleash their creativity!

Your host, a master artisan, will explain the traditional art of making masks and tell you all about the ancient history of masks in the lead up to Carnivale di Venezia.

  • Show your smartphone ticket at San Marco 596 Venetian Masks laboratory
  • Please wear proper clothing for painting
  • The activity does not operate in the case of exceptional high tide (in this case, it can be postponed to a later date or be refunded)
  • The activity could be shared with other guests
  • Rescheduling is possible until 24 hours before your visit.

Ratings & reviews

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Merja,  Finland Finland
27 Oct 2022
Excellent
This was very good experience for us,. aduts. Very fun and we were so proud of our masks. We recommend mask-making!
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Anonymous
20 Jul 2022
Excellent
A unique experience that taught us the history behind the masks and gave us a new appreciation for the artistic work that goes into each mask. Fun for all ages.
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MARIA,  Spain Spain
20 Jun 2022
Excellent
Genial! Lo hicimos mi pequeña y yo y muy bien
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