Carnival in Music and…Chocolate at Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro

Duration: approx. 3 hours  Location: Venice
This tour was already booked by 11 people


Why choose this experience?

1 Because you can spend a fun afternoon surrounded by the legendary 17th century magical atmosphere
2 To enjoy hot chocolate, coffee, pastries and sparkling wine in the elegant rooms of a historical home of the Venice Republic
3 Because of the music and entertainment: you will feel like the Venetian noblemen who used to spend the cold winter afternoons in their magnificent palaces!

Music and chocolate to spend a cold winter’s afternoon in an extravagant and original way: on Thursday 23 February 2017 at the Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro!

In addition to the big party nights and the historic carnival dances, Venice also offers a rich varied entertainment program. Dancing Chocolates with balls and tastings, dance classes to learn the traditional balls of the Venetian Carnival, …Carnival in Music and Chocolate is one of several afternoon events for the Carnival that can be booked conveniently online. To take part, all you need is just a simple mask – you do not need to spend a lot of money to buy or rent a historic costume - and of course, most importantly, the desire to have fun!

The event is designed to recreate the atmosphere of the cold winter afternoons of the 17th century, when aristocrats gathered to listen to music and take delight in frivolous occupations... Housed in a historic Venetian building - Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro - Carnival in Music and …Chocolate will allow you to relive the atmosphere of one of these afternoons and discover the pleasure of conviviality of a past time!

Enjoying the soft sound of a harp you will taste hot chocolate, traditional Venetian pastries, Prosecco and coffee while our actors entertain you… Adding a touch of wholehearted fun to this suggestive afternoon!

Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro is an excellent example of a Venetian residence. After careful restoration, the building has original furnishings and great charm with gilded mirrors, antique fireplaces, paintings, prints, tapestries and precious rugs and chandeliers in Murano glass.

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Important info


Thursday 23 February 2017.

Departure point:

Palazzo Contarini della Porta di Ferro, Castello 2926, Venice.

Departure time

4.00 pm

Languages available

No explanations.


€65.00 per person

approx. 3 hours
  • Hot chocolate
  • Typical pastries
  • Coffee
  • Prosecco
  • Entertainment
  • What is not specified under "Inclusions"
Additional information:

No credit or refunds will be given in the case of a NO SHOW (if you don't show up at the meeting point at the time indicated on your voucher).

If you want to attend the event please show a copy of the voucher (electronic and paper copies of the voucher are both accepted).

The numbers available for this event is limited to 100 people. Reservations will be accepted up to the available places and no later than 20 February 2017.

Dress Code: mask.

CANCELLATION POLICY: there are no refunds once booking has been confirmed.

In exceptional cases and/or reasons of force majeure that may prevent the tour already purchased to run regularly (i.e. acts of nature, strikes, exceptional closures, serious unexpected events or health problems experienced by the person in charge with the service after which it is really impossible to find a substitute), the tour might be cancelled. The customer will be notified of this as soon as possible and will be asked to choose between postponing the tour on the first date available or receiving a prompt refund of the price paid for the tour, if the cancellation policy of the service itself allows a refund.

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