Opening Hours in Venice

What time do the shops in Venice open? What days of the week do they close? When do they tend to close?

Opening hours in Venice are somewhat limited and most of the stores close at noon and reopen in the afternoon. Nevertheless, you will have enough time between visits to buy some of Venice’s best souvenirs.


Most stores in Venice are open from Monday to Saturday from 8:30 am until 12:30 pm and from 3:30 pm until 7:30 pm.

Many shops are closed on Monday mornings.

Tourist attractions

Although the museum’s opening hours in Venice can vary, most of the monuments and top attractions open at 9 am and close between 5 pm and 8 pm.

Almost all museums, churches and other points of interest open daily.