Salone del Rettorato

Photo gallery of the university venues from 1868 onwards

Building Ca' Foscari - map
Address Dorsoduro 3246 - 30123 (VE) - Second floor
Capacity 150 persons approx.
Accessibility Accessible - Accessible route
Size 202 square meters (36,5x6,4, H5,76)
Multimedia equipment Not provided for
Standard equipment Hall + meeting venue with multimedia equipment, a table and 15 seats approx.

Reservation schedule: the Salone del Rettorato hall can be used upon specific request, only for events of particular importance, by writing to, following authorisation of the Rector’s Secretariat who manages its reservation and occupation.

On the piano nobile of Giustinian de’ Vescovi, near Ca’ Foscari, there is the elegant salone del Rettorato. The wide and bright room with Venetian terrazzo and Renaissance ceilings overlooks the Grand Canal through its beautiful gothic windows.

Antique furniture and modern design are tastefully combined. A monumental staircase in stone supported by arches leads to the Cortile Piccolo, characterized by a perfectly preserved puteal. The room, once reserved to the distinguished visitors of the Venetian Republic, is perfect for prestigious events such as gala lunches or dinners, and private events.


Services include opening and closing the venue at the beginning of the event. Additional paid services may be requested at the time of reservation.

Additional paid services that can be requested: Wi-Fi, technical assistance.

Catering services may be requested at the time of reservation.

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Last update: 21/05/2024