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1 – 30 Sept. 2024

Practical informationInformation for visitors at Homo Faber 2024

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Booking is open! Book your tickets now from 1 – 30 September 2024, 10AM to 7PM.

Ticket prices

Please note that free shuttles to go to San Giorgio Maggiore island are included in the tickets on the day of your booked visit.

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Reduced ticket


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Combined ticket Homo Faber 2024 and Le Stanze della Fotografia


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How to get there?+

Public Transportation

From Marco Polo Airport

Alilaguna Blue Line to San Marco

From San Marco-San Zaccaria

Pier B: Vaporetto n°2 to San Giorgio.

Vaporetto n°2 to San Giorgio.

Free shuttle

Only available to visitors that have bought tickets online and on the day of their booked visit.

Free (with online booked tickets)

San Marco-San Zaccaria-San Giorgio island

9.30 am to 7.15 pm - Every 30 minutes

First departure from San Zaccaria Pier B1 at 9:30 AM. Last departure from San Giorgio at 7.15 PM

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Planning your visit to Homo Faber 2024? Read on for all the info you need to know to make the most of it.

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Is Homo Faber open to the public?+
Yes, Homo Faber is open to the public, however a paid ticket with a dedicated time slot is required. You can buy your ticket here. Please bring it with you (digital or in print) to gain entry.
Is there a minimum age to attend?+
There is no minimum age to attend, children under 12 need to be accompanied by an adult.
What are the opening times?+
1 - 30 September 2024, 10am-7pm daily.
Where is Homo Faber?+
Homo Faber 2024 will take place on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore, in the heart of the Venice lagoon, a five minute boat ride from San Marco square.
Can I access the Stanze del Vetro?+
Le Stanze del Vetro is an exhibition in parallel, it can be accessed independently.
Can I access the island with my own boat?+
Only drop off is allowed at the Homo Faber Shuttle dock near Lo Squero. Please be mindful of the Shuttle that has priority to dock.
Can I access the Vatican Pavilion?+
You may access the Vatican Pavilions ONLY with a ticket bought through hereSan Giorgio Cafe and have be to be accompnied by one of their staff members.The Vatican Pavillions are not part of Homo Faber 2024.
How can I get to the San Giorgio Maggiore Island?+
With this ticket, you can use our free Homo Faber shuttle that will take you from San Marco-San Zaccaria (Pier B1) to San Giorgio every 30 minutes starting at 9:30am. Last departure from San Giorgio Maggiore at 7:15pm. Otherwise, you may purchase an ACTV ticket, Vaporetto n°2 stops at San Giorgio. From Marco Polo Airport: Alilaguna Blue Line or Red Line to San Marco.
I'm a journalist, can I get accreditation?+
We recommend to register online via our accreditation platform - click here - or contact our press contacts to benefit from a free entry and from our shuttle boat. Otherwise, you can also register onsite at our accreditation desk. WORDLWIDE GA | Guga + Anil ga@GA.works USA Karla Otto homofaber@karlaotto.com
Is there access for disabled visitors?+
There is a lift to reach the upper floors. The Staircase of Sala del Cenacolo is equipped with a stair lift. To facilitate access, please communicate your arrival at least one day in advance to the email address homofaber@vivaticket.com
Can I bring a stroller?+
Yes. However, parents should be careful manoeuvering the stroller in the exhibition spaces.
Can I bring my pet?+
Pets, even small ones, are not permitted. Exceptions are made for guide dogs for the blind, provided they have a leash and a muzzle. To facilitate access, please communicate your arrival at least one day in advance to the email address homofaber@vivaticket.com
Can I sketch in the exhibition spaces?+
Sketching is welcomed throughout most of the exhibition except in some spaces where a sign indicates the specific rules.
Can I smoke?+
It is strictly forbidden to smoke in the external and internal areas of the Giorgio Cini Foundation.
Can I take pictures?+
Taking photos of artworks and spaces is permitted, but ONLY for personal purposes. The use of flash is always prohibited. The use of photographic tripod and/or professional equipment is forbidden. Any use of professional equipment must be authorised by the management. Use of extendable selfie sticks is prohibited.
What are the baggage rules?+
Please do not bring any large or bulky items such as suitcases, large backpacks, packages or containers. Our lockers are small and very limited.
What are the security rules?+
In order to ensure visitors' safety and protect the artworks, it is necessary to hand over knives, scissors and any type of metal tools to the ticket office.
Where do I leave waste?+
No waste of any kind can be abandoned in the exhibtion. Rubbish bins are placed at the ticket office, the toilets and around the gardens.
I want to change my ticket timeframe, what can I do?+
Your ticket is personal and non-transferable, non-modifiable and non-refundable.
Shall I book my ticket online or onsite?+
We recommend you book online to guarantee access to the exhibition on your preferred date and time, to access the free shuttle and to avoid more queues.
What are the other activities I can do to complement my visit to Homo Faber?+
At Homo Faber 2024, you will have the opportunity to participate in craft workshops, a dedicated F&B offering as well as private visits. You can also visit Homo Faber In Città, exploring Venice in a new light, with over 70 artisans' workshops opening their doors.
Can I eat at Homo Faber 2024?+
Yes, there are a variety of restaurants where you can have a small bite or have a seated lunch.
How long does the visit of the exhibition last?+
It is recommended to plan at least 2 hours.
Are there guided visits?+
There are no radio guides. We have Young Ambassadors in each room who will be there to answer any question relating the Homo Faber 2024. However, you can plan a private visit to Homo Faber 2024, by contacting : privatevisit@homofaber.com


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