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General Information

Opening hours
*Temporary closed. Please note the exact opening day of the exhibitions is subject to change according to the latest COVID-19 restrictions in Italy.

Free entrance

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Ocean Space is located in the area of Castello, between the Giardini of the Biennale, the Arsenale and Piazza San Marco.

Waterbus / Vaporetto

Ospedale Stop can be reached on lines 4.1 / 4.2 / 5.1 / 5.2 / 22

San Zaccaria Stop can be reached on lines 1 / 2 / 4.1 / 14 / 15


Ocean Space is accessible to visitors with disabilities, and there are no architectural obstacles from the boat stop at San Zaccaria. Map HERE.

Our accessible entrance is located around the corner from the cloister (access to public library). Please come to the main entrance in Campo San Lorenzo for assistance.

Animals are not allowed in the exhibition space. Ocean Space welcomes trained service dogs.

*Please note that masks covering your mouth and nose are mandatory throughout Ocean Space. Temperature checks will be performed at the door for your safety.


Ocean Space offers guided tours about the current exhibition and the history of the Church of San Lorenzo. Free of charge and booking is not requested. Meet our Exhibition Attendant at the entrance of Ocean Space.

Private tours of the exhibition can be organized for interested individuals and groups.

For information and booking a private tour please write to