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Le Macchine di Leonardo

Campo S.Barnaba 2771 | Campo S.Barnaba 2771, Venice, Veneto, Venice, Italy
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This former church in Campo San Barnaba is home to the overpriced, permanent exhibition of a few... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
SoCalOregonian
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Murrieta, California
Very cool models of Leonardo's inventions and drawings

Lots of info about Leonardo da Vinci, plus working models of many of his inventions. I was quite... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
CFEIII
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Austin, Texas
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Campo S.Barnaba 2771 | Campo S.Barnaba 2771, Venice, Veneto, Venice, Italy
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

This former church in Campo San Barnaba is home to the overpriced, permanent exhibition of a few replicas of Da Vinci’s machines. Entered the building but upon finding out the cost, bypassed this attraction. There is a gift shop just inside the door

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Reviewed 9 December 2017

Lots of info about Leonardo da Vinci, plus working models of many of his inventions. I was quite impressed! The old church it is in is classic, Don't get in a big hurry, just wander around and see all of it, plus the video!

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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This was a last minute visit for our trip (with our 8, 10, and 12 year old daughters). We planned a lot of destinations, were not going to this museum, but decided to enter as our kids are all interested in invention. The museum is...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

I felt totally disappointed with this small exhibition of replicas of Leonardo's inventions. Only few of them can be operated. Doesn't worth 8 eur at all.

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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

This is a church with a makeshift "museum" in it. It looks like a sloppy exhibit that someone put together in a few days. There are replicated machines of his work in the exhibit that you can touch and move, it seemed pretty tacky. We...More

Thank Tanya B
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

DaVinci was a genius, and we loved that they built some of his inventions. Some of them were even interactive, and it was fun to test out his pulley systems, etc. At 8 Euro a person though, this isn't a great value.

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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Located in an old church you' ll find a few models of his machines and and inventions, interesting but 8€ is not a fair rate.

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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Interesting place! Gives history of Leonardo da Vinci in nice way. He really was a genious! Video was very opening.

Thank Pentti B
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Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

While wandering in Venice waiting for the carnival to start, came across this museum, from trip advisor recommendations. Was a great place to stop, was full of interesting things about Da Vinci; was some small pieces to interact with and a full length documentary to...More

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Reviewed 20 December 2015

Exhibition is quite interactive. you will enjoy. Situated in a church on the way to San Marco Square

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