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Ca' Macana

Calle Botteghe Dorsoduro 1 | Dorsoduro 3172, 30123 Venice, Italy
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The most beautiful masks in Venice

Gorgeous masks! Wonderful owners and staff who went out of their way to make sure we had the most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy A
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London, United Kingdom
Great selection and range of products. Real and legit

My wife and I purchased several masks from different mask makers. This was one of them. You cannot... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dapperbadger
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Thousand Oaks, California
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Buy your mask for the next Venetian festival at this shop, which specializes in the traditional Commedia dell'arte, as well as Venetian styles.
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
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Calle Botteghe Dorsoduro 1 | Dorsoduro 3172, 30123 Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous masks! Wonderful owners and staff who went out of their way to make sure we had the most beautiful mask. Cannot say enough good things about this place. If you are looking for a mask this is the place to go. Next time I'll...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your lovely review! We wait for you the next time you will be in Venice. Grazie.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I purchased several masks from different mask makers. This was one of them. You cannot go wrong here. Don’t buy from the dozens of small souvenirs shops around the town. Sure the small shops sell for €5-€10 but they are for the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for authentic masks, look no further. Great and large selection. Not cheap, but, worth every cent.

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your positive feedback. We are happy that you appreciated our masks and our stores. Grazie

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The instructor made a lovely presentation and provided my friend and I background information on the origins of Venetian masks and the historic setting of the time. She then explained the process of making the masks using the old/original techniques. We then each chose two...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your lovely review. We are glad that you enjoyed our class, and thank you for recommending it. We hope to see you again in Venice. Grazie!

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Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

My kids (ages 7 and 11) and I painted our own masks here today and they just loved it. The instructor is helpful but only steps in when you request it which my kids liked as they each have their own process and ideas when...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Thanks a lot for your positive feedback! We are glad that you and your children appreciated the paint your mask class. We hope to see you again in Venice. Grazie!

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

After researching authentic mask makers in Venice, we visited Ca'Macana and spent an hour trying to choose which ones to take home. The staff was very patient with us and at no time did she pressure us to buy. The masks are high quality. Authentic...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded April 10, 2018

Thanks a lot for taking the time to review Ca' Macana, and thank you for appreciating our work and the experience in our store. We hope that the masks will be a souvenir of your stay in Venice. Grazie.

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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

This shop located just off the water taxi stop is a must for those wanting to make or purchase an authentic Venetian mask. The staff is welcoming, the classes to make the mask are so much fun. This store is the perfect place to make...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thanks a lot for your positive feedback! We are happy that you loved our store and our classes. To the next time in Venice. Grazie.

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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

We recently came here to paint masks with our children and the experience exceeded my expectations. I was a little worried my five year old boy wouldn’t enjoy it but he loved it, as did my eight year old daughter. The woman who was helping...More

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Thanks a lot for taking the time to review our Paint Your Mask Class! We are glad that your family appreciated it, and we hope to see you again in Venice!

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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

Great time we had; kids made a beautiful mask. Very patient staff; Patricia is caring that everyone leaves with a great experience in mind and hand! Thanks.

Thank D M
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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded February 24, 2018

Thanks a lot for taking the time to review Ca' Macana! We are so glad that you enjoyed our class, and that your kids had their handmade souvenir from Venice. Grazie!

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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

The conference about a story of mask was fantastic. The host showed and explained about mask making and carnival. It wad very informative and fun. After the conference I can distinguish good and cheap masks.

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CaMacana, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Ca' Macana, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018

Thanks a lot for your positive feedback! We are glad that you appreciated our conference during Carnival. Grazie.

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Carmen A
May 24, 2018|
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Response from CaMacana | Property representative |
Hello Carmen, the cost depends on the kind of course you would like to take. Please send us a regular email or use one of the contact forms on our website and we will immediately send you the complete price list with... More
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Jenna B
May 20, 2018|
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Hello Andrew, please send us a regular email through our website and we will reply immediately. Kind regards, Davide Belloni
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Hello, Please can you send us an email at infocamacana Thank you Nancy Mbengue
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