Archive for December, 2014

The new Accademia major gallery

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

The Venetian museums pole, Venetian Heritage Foundation and the world giant of digital technology, Samsung, signed in recent days in Rome an important agreement that will bring, along with the investment of 600thousand euros at the opening of 5 new halls of the Gallerie dell’Accademia in Venice at the end of April, coinciding with the opening of the Expo and the Biennale d’Arte.
With the new halls, previously restored by the Superintendence, the exhibition area of the Museum will extend from 5 to 10 thousand square meters and an estimated visitors will rise from the current 300 000 to 900 000 per year.