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Amico museo 2018 - Galileo and Piera: An Astronomical Dialogue in the Kitchen
Amico Museo 2018 - Pietro Leopoldo and a museum for citizens
Leonardo da Vinci. Anatomies: Machines, Human Body, Nature
Piero della Francesca: The Fascination of Perspective
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Archimede a Siracusa
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From 26 May 2018—and through the whole 2019—the Galleria Civica Montevergini in Syracuse is home to Archimedes in Syracuse

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The competition, sponsored by Museo Galileo and the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio of Florence, was opened to the classes which were part of the project "Le Chiavi della Città"

Amico museo 2018 Galileo e la Piera
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A theatrical action featuring Galileo and his housekeeper. An opportunity to look into a “domestic Galileo” with a magnifying glass… to discover his everyday life and passions, such as food and good wine.

Friday 18 May 2018.

Amico museo 2018 Pietro Leopoldo
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A special guided tour that will show visitors the precious scientific instruments coming from the Medici and Lorraine collections.

Saturday 19 May and Sunday 20 May 2018.

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Duration: 1 hour

The activity is free and does not include a visit to the museum.

Two events at the museum on the occasion of the initiative “Firenze dei bambini”.

Friday 4 and Saturday 5 May 2018.

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Rediscovered, after almost 800 years, the astronomical function of the marble zodiac of San Miniato al Monte.

20, 21 and 22 June 2018

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On April 16, 2018 the touring exhibition “Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge” has been launched at the Farnesina Palace.

Piero della Francesca. La seduzione della prospettiva
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On April 21, the exhibition Leonardo da Vinci. Anatomies: Machines, Human Body, Nature will be inaugurated at Montepulciano Fortress—and will stay open until October 7, 2018.

A tutta scienza! Attività del weekend 2017-2018
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Info and reservations

  • Limited seats, reservations suggested at +39 055 265311 (Monday – Friday 9.30-18.00; Saturday 9.30-13.00).
  • Recommended for children aged 7 and over - Children have to be accompanied by at least one adult.

Costs: € 3,00 + entrance fee


On Tuesday May 1 the Museo Galileo will be exceptionally open until 18.00!

A good chance to spend a pleasant day at the Museo Galileo!