A tutta scienza! Weekend Activities at Museo Galileo
This 90-minute entertaining visit is a great way for both adults and children (6 and older) to visit Museo Galileo with a guide to help them better understand both the functions and historical importance behind the scientific developments.
This highly popular hanging clock has an hour circle painted black on white background, with Roman hour numerals and a minute ring simply marked with black lines.
Lorenzo Magalotti (1637-1712)
Born into a noble Florentine family, Magalotti studied at the University of Pisa, where he was taught by such well-known figures as Marcello Malpighi (1628-1694) and Giovanni Alfonso Borelli (1608-1679).