New Educational Activities

Free guided tours starting on 14 September

The new educational activities and free guided visits to LE STANZE DEL VETRO will resume in September on the occasion of the ‘Thomas Stearns at Venini’ exhibition (9 September 2019 – 5 January 2020). All the educational activities are curated by Artsystem.

On the occasion of the third Venice Glass Week, in addition to the special opening on Wednesday 11 September, LE STANZE DEL VETRO will offer free guided tours without booking on Thursday 12 and Friday 13 at 5 pm in Italian and starting on 14 September, guided tours will be scheduled every Saturday and Sunday at 12 noon in English and 5pm in Italian, free of charge and without the need for booking.

On 15 September at 4 pm, there will also be a special SUNglass DAY In San Giorgio, Watching Over the City of Glass – the Sunday appointment for families – with a visit to the island of San Giorgio Maggiore.

The special SUNglassDAY will be organized again on Saturday 28 September, at 4 pm, on occasion of the festival ‘Venezia Città dei Bambini 2019’. 

The SUNglassDAYs programme is rich in new additions: meetings are planned on Sunday 10, 17, 24 November and 1 December, always at 4 pm, focusing on the ongoing exhibition, along with a special SUNglassDAY on Sunday 13 October at 3 pm.

The workshop for adults Qwalala: flows, transparencies and thresholds will take place on Sunday 13 and 20 October at 3:15 pm: a tour through Pae White’s installation to investigate the glass material and its forms.

The three Fuso-Fuso!! meetings, scheduled on 25 October, 15 November and 6 December at 5.30 pm, will feature experts in glass history and glass making techniques as special guests.

All the activities are curated by Artsystem and are free of charge. Booking is required: toll free number 800-662477 (Mon-Fri from 10 am to 5 pm) or: artsystem@artsystem.it