V. PISANI BATTERY MUSEUM

Come and visit the Museum! A coastal battery built for the defence of Venice: a history told from the point of view of the sea.

Opening hours:

Tuesday to Sunday
from 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
(last admission at 5:15 p.m.)
Mondays closed

Did you know?

AUDIO GUIDE included! Come with your smartphone and your headphones
A TREASURE HUNT for the kids

What is there to see?

Interactive Area – Insights and animations
Virtual Area – Put on your 3D-viewer and immerse yourself in history. Listen to the hologram of an Admiral and a female doctor of the time.
Exhibitions
– The defence system – Trigonometry in the littoral
– Splinters- Fragments of World War I engraved in Memory
– Men at Sea – 1915-1918 The Great War in the Northern Adriatic
– Health service – Instruments and techniques used in medicine during the Great War
– Restoration – Recovery project and restoration process of the Amalfi and V. Pisani Batteries

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The Pisani Battery Museum, open to the public since 9 July 2017, is now experiencing its rebirth as a museum venue and a true incubator of events, happenings and study center, thanks to the new dedicated spaces.
INFO AND TICKETS
Opening hours

From 1st May to 30th September:

Open every day

from 10.30am to 5.30pm (last admission at 4.45 pm)
Closed on Mondays

Tickets

Adults: €10
Children 6-17 years old – over 65: €5
Family ticket (2 + 2/3 children): €20
Children 0-5 years old: free admission
Disabled with accompanying person: free admission

Tickets for residents of Cavallino-Treporti
Adults: €5
Children 6-17 years old: €2
Children 0-5 years old and over 65: free admission

Information

Visit the Museum with your smartphone!
A free audio guide is available. Bring your headphones with you.


Do you need information about Via dei Forti and the V. Pisani Museum?
You can contact us at the following addresses:

V. Pisani Battery Museum
via Vettor Pisani 40, Cavallino-Treporti (VE)
Tel.+39 041 2909555 – Cell. +39 348 3164470
Email info@viadeiforti.it

Tourist Information Office
via Fausta 406a, Cavallino-Treporti (VE)
Tel.+39 041 8626322

How to get there

The V. Pisani Battery Museum is located at Via V. Pisani 40 in the hamlet of Ca’ Savio, municipality of Cavallino-Treporti in the province of Venice.
Arriving by car or tourist bus on the A4 freeway, take the Venice exit and follow the signs for “Mare” and then Cavallino-Treporti.
Arriving by ATVO public transport take line 23 to the Ca’ Savio/ via Livenza stop, then continue on foot through via Livenza for about 750m.

Accessibility

The V. Pisani Battery Museum is accessible to people with motor disabilities, both in the external area and in the internal area of the exhibitions. An exception is the telemetric tower which has an external flight of stairs, reconstructed on the original. From the parking lot to the Museum entrance, the route is wide and on gravel.

TIPS FOR VISITING
TIPS FOR VISITING

We invite you, before visiting the V. Pisani Battery, to observe the following notes:

– Minors must be accompanied by a parent or adult responsible for them.
– Pets are not allowed. Dogs and cats are allowed only of small size in your arms or inside a special bag. Exceptions are guide dogs for the blind provided they are on a leash and muzzled.
– Drinks and food cannot be consumed inside the structure except in the dedicated spaces.
– The use of cigarettes and electronic cigarettes is forbidden (including indoor open area).
– It is recommended to wear appropriate clothing (not skimpy, not in a bathing suit, not shirtless).
– Children should be supervised by their parents at all times and held by the hand if they are small.
– We invite you to adopt appropriate behavior (not dangerous), do not leave the visitor routes and / or go beyond the protective barriers of the terraces and turrets.
– Photography without flash is allowed, except where expressly prohibited.
– It is forbidden to make video recordings and audio recordings if not authorized.
– The Cavallino-Treporti Municipality and the Cavallino-Treporti Tourist Park Consortium are released from any liability for damage to persons or property caused by failure to comply with the above points..

The staff thanks you for your cooperation!

BROWSE THE MAP TO REACH POINTS OF INTEREST

The museum circuit connects the fortifications belonging to the 1845-1920 period. These include the Amalfi Battery and the Treporti Fort, at Punta Sabbioni. It is possible to visit the restored Pisani Battery, today transformed into a museum.

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BATTERIA CAVALLINO NORD
BATTERIA NUOVA
TORRE TELEMETRICA VIA HERMADA
TORRE TELEMETRICA CA’ SAVIO
TORRE TELEMETRICA SCARPA
TORRE TELEMETRICA SAN MARCO
TORRE TELEMETRICA VIGNOTTO
TORRE TELEMETRICA SASSONIO
TORRE TELEMETRICA CA’ BODI
TORRE TELEMETRICA RADAELLI
TORRE TELEMETRICA CA’ PADOVAN
TORRE TELEMETRICA CREPALDO
TORRE TELEMETRICA LIO GRANDO
CASERMA UFFICIALI
CASERMA CA’ PASQUALI
CASERMA MANDRACIO
POWDER MAGAZINE AND BARRACKS
TREPORTI FORT
  • Years of Construction: 1845 – 1851
  • Address: Via Lungomare S. Felice, loc. Punta Sabbioni - Cavallino Treporti (VE)
  • GPS coordinates: 45°27'21.2"N 12°26'16.7"E
SAN MARCO BATTERY
CARLO ALBERTO RADAELLI BATTERY
AMALFI BATTERY
VETTOR PISANI BATTERY