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Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci

Via San Vittore 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 485551
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Visit one of the most attractive historical sites in Milan and travel in the past, present and future of science and technology. Born in 1953, the Museum is one of the largest science and technology museums in Europe. Nestled in the cloisters of a Renaissance monastery, it covers about 50,000 square meters. At the Museum you can discover exhibits and interactive workshops on energy, materials, communication, transport, energy and particle physics. Visit the most important collection in the world of historical models based on Leonardo da Vinci’s drawings. Discover extraordinary objects such as steam trains, the catamaran AC72 Luna Rossa, the brigantine schooner Ebe, and the deck of the Conte Biancamano transatlantic. Come aboard the Enrico Toti submarine to experience how sailors used to live. Explore the new Space area displaying the only Moon fragment visible in Italy. Keep an eye on temporary shows and don’t miss the new exhibitions “#FoodPeople. The exhibition for people eager for innovation” and “Extreme. Searching for particles”. On weekends and public holidays enjoy a full program of activities in interactive workshops, initiatives in the Tinkering Zone and in the Maker Space, guided tours and special events included in the admission ticket.
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The museum is a great place to spend time with your kids,there are many sections about recycling, train,plant, foods,diseases and Leonardo da Vinci works.audience tour is available.there is also many experimental zone guided by the museum and it was really nice to share this challenge...More

Thank hanan824
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Believing that the museum related primarily to Leonardo da Vinci, my wife and I allowed an entire day for our visit to the Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci. We were expecting more Leonardo da Vinci, so it didn’t take us anywhere...More

1  Thank Paolo-Chris
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Yoy can see the inventions of the Leonardo da Vinci ,but also the up-to-date inventions. We introduce it without caution.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting museum. Nice exhibition of trains, planes and boats. Paid extra to visit the submarine - well worth it even if in Italian. Spend excellent time here

Thank blondyna7
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visted the museum especially for the davinci part of the exhibition. The museum has exhibitions about various themes. Communicationtechnology, geography, trains and aeroplanes many other subjects.For me personal it was a bit too much and it took very long to see everything.

Thank furaha1nl
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Milan the second week of July and that just so happened that it coincided with the museum doing a renovation of the Da Vinci Exhibit. So we could not see any of his works. They should let anyone that visits during this time...More

2  Thank Mavrix79
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

I had heard so much about the Lenoardo da Vinci exhibits at the science museum in Milan. I was disappointed when I was told that the section was shut and would open to the public on July 19 or thereabouts. If this be the main...More

Thank BhaskerI
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

Walked a long way in the heat too find that the entrance to the Leonardo de Vinci exhibits were closed until the middle of July. Not amused as they could easily advise the hotel network of this fact but hadn't. So they seriously think that...More

3  Thank JohnNSterling
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Great attraction with lots to see. Personally, not my ideal kind of attraction but it's interesting none the less! the Da Vinci exhibits were really interesting. We also paid extra to see the inside of the sub, the tour was all in Italian but the...More

Thank Rakhee86
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

I decided to visit because they have a number of Leonardo DaVinci exhibits.This museum is housed in a former monastery, so the galleries are long, bright and airy. Museum has info in several languages but the exibits are detailed in Italian & English. There are...More

1  Thank peter h
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maktubbhagat
25 September 2017|
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Response from Slanica | Reviewed this property |
My favourite was in Rome and Florence. I would give the one in Milan a miss...
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Aileen O
27 January 2017|
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Response from MangAndres | Reviewed this property |
I think that he will enjoy the museum as there are a lot of artifacts that he can see and learn about. However, I suggest that you also book in advance the Leonardo DaVinci's last supper as you won't be able to buy tickets... More
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justtravel2016
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Response from SunshineHug | Reviewed this property |
Not necessary to buy tickets in advance but if you are able it might be a great idea. The museum is very popular and the line can be long. Don't forget to sign up for activities at the counter because later they might be... More
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