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Museo dei Mezzi di Comunicazione

Via Bettino Ricasoli 22 | Palazzo Comunale, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
+39 0575 377662
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Quirky and old fashioned, but well worth a visit if you're interested in the technology of communication.

We literally stumbled across this museum and took a chance that it might be worth a visit and it... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
ChasWaterbury
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
A wonderful array of historical equipment

Vintage tube radios rub shoulders with digital, state-of-the-art Nagra T digital reel-to-reel... read more

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Reviewed 7 March 2015
stefanopasini
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bologna
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The Media and Communication's Museum is situates in the historical Town Building of Arezzo, in the heart of the city center. Entering, we find us forehead into a trip in the history of the telecommunications... precinema, cinema, sound's reproduction, telegraphy, writing, calculation.. from the beginnging to the modern technologies. For guided tour is reserved the vision, in the auditorium inside the Museum, with around 100 places, of a film of last generation: three-dimensional holographic projection.. Cinema in 3D without the aid of the stereoscopic glasses..a great news in exclusive preview in our Museum! in addiction a lot of exhibitions and events are organized by our structure, stay connected reading the section events in the web site.
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4 Sep 2016
“Quirky and old fashioned, but well worth a visit if you're interested in the technology of communication.”
7 Mar 2015
“A wonderful array of historical equipment”
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Via Bettino Ricasoli 22 | Palazzo Comunale, 52100, Arezzo, Italy
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+39 0575 377662
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We literally stumbled across this museum and took a chance that it might be worth a visit and it was! Housed in an odd multi-level building it sort of tells the story of the development of communication. I say 'sort of' as there is not...More

2  Thank ChasWaterbury
Reviewed 7 March 2015

Vintage tube radios rub shoulders with digital, state-of-the-art Nagra T digital reel-to-reel recorders in this Museum, set under the antique building hosting the municipality of Arezzo. Prof Faust Casi, the tireless creator and curator of this Museum, is always looking for more vintage or classic...More

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1  Thank stefanopasini
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We have visited this little gem twice. And we will visit gain. There is so much history there, that is impossible to remember everything in one visit. There is history of the early radio, television, wireless communications, optics, movies, early computers... and so much more....More

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Reviewed 21 October 2014

This is an excellent exhibition of early radios and Marconi's experiments before he continued his work in Ireland and England. It should be of interest to every engineer and radio amateur.

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2  Thank B K
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I found this 2 Euro gem To be well worth looking around in. Pictures are allowed, without flash. While the collection was a bit short of computer history, other areas were well covered and thoughtfully displayed. Movie making was particularly I testing, with items from...More

3  Thank dalesky
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