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T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi

Closed Now: 10:00 - 20:30
Open today: 10:00 - 20:30
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The Best Curation of Luxury Brands T Fondaco dei Tedeschi offers an exceptional range of coveted luxury products from Italian and international brands. The duty free store has the largest designer shoe salon in Venice, an impressive beauty floor, a selection of the most influential fashion brands and hundreds of iconic bags. The Only Valentino In Venice T Fondaco dei Tedeschi houses the only Valentino store in Venice with an amazing assortment of bags, shoes and ready-to-wear fashion. The Must-Visit Souvenir Shop Choose from an unparalleled selection of locally handcrafted artisan products, premium foods and italian wine. T Fondaco dei Tedeschi is the go-to place for souvenirs from Venice. Take A Break At AMO Have a well-deserved break at AMO, the elegant Venetian café and restaurant that combines the artisanal work of world-famous interior designer Philippe Starck with delicacies by Italy’s most revered culinary family. Exciting Events The store is the new cultural hub of the city, packed with exciting events and exhibitions that complement Venice's annual calendar of activities. Free Wifi Want to share your amazing time at T Fondaco with friends on social media? Log on and stay connected while you shop, and visit TFondaco.com to discover more promotions.
What Makes It Special
Perched on the Grand Canal, only a few steps away from the Rialto Bridge, T Fondaco dei Tedeschi by DFS is Venice’s lifestyle department store.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 20:30
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Calle del Fontego dei Tedeschi | Rialto Bridge, 30124 Venice, Italy
San Marco
+39 041 314 2000
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a free viewing platform on the roof of a very up market department store (which is also quite interesting inside). You book a 15 minute slot online. It is well worth a visit because the view is lovely -even on a day when...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jameson F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We didn't need to book the terrace in February. We just walked straight on. The views are breathtaking. Then we spent a couple of hours in the lovely bar. Great table service and not too expensive, given the setting. A lovely way to pass the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jsmud
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not just a glorious large store. Amazing building were Italian food and fashion are represented (and sold) like you were at an opera house. Elegant, glamorous... even the stairs are red carpet. Most of all, please, don't miss the top terrace! It's breathtaking... just avoid...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MatCerri
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the department store and it’s terrace today and wow what a store and wow what a view!! A definite 10/10 and a must do if you are visiting Venice. 360 view of the city which is amazing. Need to book in advance but it’s...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Shelleynoel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to catch the sunset view from the rooftop terrace, be sure to book the appointment online (see instructions in picture).

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mum-o-3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The T Fondaco Del Tedeschi is rig near the Rialto Bridge and offers upscale shopping & very special roof terrace views of Rialto and the Grand Canal. Diverse shopping selection from tres expensive to nice souvenirs. Don’t miss the roof terrace for the Venetian panorama.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David B L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a tip to visit the terrace on the roof of this department store & what an absolute treat it was! They made the 15 min wait nice with music and shoes on display - everything had been considered & it was all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank HeidiB40
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice department store with an excellent service. All of the staff are attentive and nice. Price wise its quite reasonable. We also visit the roof with no appointment if you were shop there.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Alexander Yulia... M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in November, so there was no line. I went to the ipad to try to reserve my spot before we got to the roof, but it gave me an error. We went anyway, hoping to get get in and they let us right...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Rockolamamma
Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

We were given a special VIP voucher to shop at this department store which also grants us special rooftop terrace access that we made sure to utilize. The department store sells all sorts of things. Mostly high end items, but a lot of interesting confections...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank SleepySea
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campanile bell tower, an astrological clock tower,
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11 July 2018|
Response from lpMaggi713 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the Venice Terrace. The Rooftop Terrace at the T Fondaco dei Tedeschi can be booked in advance online. Here are the hours listed on their website. High season (June to August): 10:15 AM to 8:15 PM... More
18 May 2018|
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Response from gogaslx | Reviewed this property |
Just go there at the roof top you will have to make your inscription and wait for the 2 afternoon turns that they have. For sunset not sunrise as they don’t open that early, for sunset go for the last call, last visit... More
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26 April 2018|
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Response from CharleneW W | Reviewed this property |
You can book online. Go to their website (I can't post it here).