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Archimedes: The Art and Science of Invention
Trento, MUSE–Museo delle Scienze (16.07.2017 - 08.01.2018)

An exhibition on the figure of Archimedes with models of the machines he invented and archaeological findings from the ancient Syracuse, where the scientist lived in third century BC.

Images of the Sky from Dante to Galileo
Poppi (AR), Castello dei Conti Guidi (21.06.2017 - 22.09.2017)

This exhibition features ancient books from the Poppi Castle’s library and replicas of scientific instruments used by Museo Galileo’s staff to perform educational activities.

In the 19th century the use of the new technique of photography led to noteworthy changes in the practice of science. Visitors to this exhibition can admire cameras, archival records, and photographs conserved by the Museo Galileo that testify to this change.

Leonardo da Vinci: Visions. Technological challenges of the Universal Genius
Montepulciano (SI), Fortezza Medicea and Poggiofanti Gardens (14 May 2017 – 17 September 2017)

This exhibition features some of Da Vinci’s most ambitious projects, which are typical of his inclination to put his creative talent to the test of highly complex subjects.

Cycling through the Past: Stories of Men and Trades
Stia (AR), Museo dell’Arte della Lana (March 15, 2014 – June 30, 2018)

An exhibition divided into two sections: antique bicycles from the Museo Galileo collections and the so-called “biciclette dei mestieri” from Marco Paoletti’s collection.