The museum is currently located in the Palazzo Giustinian.
It is located close to the "Museo" vaporetto water bus stop. The museum is run by the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia (MUVE).
Location: Vetreria Artistica Colleoni, Fondamenta San Giovanni Battista Dei Battuti n. 12 - 30141 Murano
Visit Type: By appointment only
Co-ordinates: 45.455209, 12.355778
Information correct as of 05/10/2020
The museum was founded in 1861. It was originally built in the Gothic style as a patrician's palace. The building became the residence of Bishop Marco Giustinian in 1659. He later bought it and donated it to the Torcello diocese.