This activity is led by Galileo himself dressed in his professor robes. The workshop concentrates on Galileo’s observational techniques and scientific methods as related to studying bodies in motion using the incline plane and pendulum. The workshop concludes with a brief guided visit of the Museum’s first floor where he will show you some of his original instruments.
Mondays and Wednesdays: 9.30, 11.30, 14.30
Tuesdays: 9.30, 11.30
Duration: 60 minutes
Costs for groups (min. 15): € 3,00 + Museum entrance fees
Costs for small groups and private visits: Museum entrance fees + a flat rate of € 65,00 for the activity
Recommended for middle and high school groups
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