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Museo Leonardiano

Piazza dei Guidi, 50059, Vinci, Italy
+39 0571 933251
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Nice but pricey

Also see my review for the birth house of Leonardo. There are no originals in the museum. The wings... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Need to visit when near Vinci

The Museum is set in two sections of the old Castillo in Vinci. One ticket covers both places as... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
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The museo Leonardiano in Vinci offers one of the broadest and most original collections of machines and models devoted to Leonardo the engineer, the architect and the scientist,and to the history of the renaissance technology in general.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“audio guide” (6 reviews)
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Piazza dei Guidi, 50059, Vinci, Italy
+39 0571 933251

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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Also see my review for the birth house of Leonardo. There are no originals in the museum. The wings (see pic) are nicely done.

Thank RenateVink
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

The Museum is set in two sections of the old Castillo in Vinci. One ticket covers both places as well as Leonardo’s birthplace and a small museum that holds reproductions of his major works. The museum is great - has working examples of his inventions...More

Thank Sydneysida
Reviewed 5 October 2017

There isn't a way to explain this museo other than to say you have to experience it. Leonardo da Vinci was one of the great minds 500 years before his time. Visiting this museo will show you why we physicists consider him one of the...More

Thank RB_Advisor
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Vinci is a bit of the roads, in Tuscany, but still worth visiting, a nice little town, and on the top of the hill you will find the church and also a modern museum with the replicas of Leonardo's inventions and studies, in a ticket...More

Thank Temper43
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Very interesting and educational. I did not know how much Leonardo da Vinci had invented so to see some of the scale models of his inventions was very interesting . Take time to walk around the area and look at the sculptures etc.. Worth visiting

Thank WhatNoBiscuits
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We received a docent led tour of this museum. Inside was replicas of some of DiVincis inventions. Invaluable information was derived from going here.

Thank Lois R
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We drove from Artimino via the countryside to Vince, which is actually a nice ride. Vinci is a small town, which is driven on the museum. With one ticket you can visit 4 different places. The museum shows how genius Leonardiano was, and due to...More

Thank Ronald1970
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Vinci itself is a charming place and the museum is a real highlight. There are models that we have not seen elsewhere and all sorts of interesting information. We nearly gave this a miss but are very pleased we did not.

Thank Catherine E
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went as a family and all felt the museum could use a little love. Almost half the supporting technology (videos, computer animations with the touch PC's, lights for the optics studies and even the user satisfaction PC at the end of the exhibition) didn't...More

Thank Davis W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I've seen some petty reviews for this museum. Oh "I had to get the audio guide !" - it was 2 Euros !!! "we couldn't touch the exhibits" - oh come on. How many pieces can you touch in the Ashmolean ? As we had...More

Thank MichaelAlison
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25 September 2017|
Response from DANIELE M | Reviewed this property |
la Palazzina e il Castello dei conti Guidi sono completamente accessibili a chi ha mobilità ridotta . Buona visita
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Response from B R | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately we have not visited the museum in Florence so I have no comparison to offer. I am sure that you will enjoy whichever one to are fortunate enough to visit. Enjoy!