Ca' Macana, Venice

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See how Venetian masks have been made for 800 years at Ca' Macana, one of Venice's oldest mask-making workshops. Here, you can buy a handmade mask, attend a course on mask-making techniques and history, and even take part in a workshop where experts will help you paint your own mask using traditional painting techniques. The shop's masks have been featured in films like Kubrick's "Eyes Wide Shut" and in operas at the Vienna Opera Haus. Put Ca' Macana and other Venice attractions into our Venice online vacation planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • If you are traveling to Venice, please make a reservation to take the Ca'Macana mask painting class. First, Nancy, our instructor, did a phenomenal job with my family and I explaining the history...  more »
  • My husband and I pre-booked a 2 hour session with our two 13 year old granddaughters. Nancy lead our session. She was excellent - giving us some history of masks and their function/meaning in...  more »
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  • Amazing mask shop! Hope to see you next time Davide! Cheers, Mike
  • If you want a real mask go there. You will understand why these are not 5€ a piece. Handmade in Venice and the quality is fantastic . Worth a trip
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