Palazzo Mocenigo: perfumes and the Venetian elegant fashion in the 18th century
The visit starts at the Rialto market to understand the spices trade and their use in cosmetics , medicine and gastronomy.
A few steps further there is Palazzo Mocenigo which belonged to one of the most renowned and powerful aristocratic families of Venice.
The itinerary will permit us to be immerged in the 18th century atmosphere: original furniture, tapestry, chandeliers and costumes.
After recent renovations, some rooms have now been dedicated to the old production of perfumes where you will sniff the notes of precious and rare spices and fragrances.