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Museo Leonardiano

Piazza dei Guidi, 50059, Vinci, Italy
+39 0571 933251
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The museo Leonardiano in Vinci offers one of the broadest and most original collections of machines and models devoted to Leonardo the engineer, the architect and the scientist,and to the history of the renaissance technology in general.
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  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Piazza dei Guidi, 50059, Vinci, Italy
+39 0571 933251
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family and all felt the museum could use a little love. Almost half the supporting technology (videos, computer animations with the touch PC's, lights for the optics studies and even the user satisfaction PC at the end of the exhibition) didn't...More

Thank Davis W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've seen some petty reviews for this museum. Oh "I had to get the audio guide !" - it was 2 Euros !!! "we couldn't touch the exhibits" - oh come on. How many pieces can you touch in the Ashmolean ? As we had...More

Thank MichaelAlison
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Few facts: - you can easily find free and easy park place in Vinci, - ticket to the Museum covers 3 places: museum, castle and Leonardo's birth house - you can save money buying family ticket 2+2 for 24eur

Thank Palek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst it's interesting to see some of his ideas and inventions turned into real models, it's still niche. Great for engineers, physicists, and surgeons. Lack of English translations a problem, although it was patchy.

Thank VT01273
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Leonardo's inventions and engineering ideas are amazing. They are the focus of the museum. Somehow, the museum does not do justice to the genius of Leonardo. You find many models and descriptions. Unfortunately, much of the descriptions and explanations are in Italian only. Space seems...More

Thank Nemak
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is in Central Vinci with 2 sites in the town. They have small models of some of his inventions and details about his anatomical studies. Nice layout. Doesn't go into too much detail

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good reproductions of Leonardo da Vinci drawings, but poor translations to English and other major languages.

Thank Per B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the museum and loved it. I found out a lot of things that I didn't know about Leonardo Da Vinci. The only thing that I didn't like is that there are explanations in Italian and if you don't know Italian, you can't understand...More

Thank Alona_B26
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Beatifully museum with woden models of flying machines, textile machines, first bicykel , anatomical images. Museum is small, but is very interesting for kids and adults.

Thank Beata M
Reviewed 12 July 2017

I'm not going to describe the museum. We all know, more or less, who Leonardo da Vinci was and to a certain extent his brilliant and ahead of time opera - nicely exposed in the museum. I want to tell that in the tower of...More

Thank Lucian I
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Response from B R | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately we have not visited the museum in Florence so I have no comparison to offer. I am sure that you will enjoy whichever one to are fortunate enough to visit. Enjoy!
28 June 2016|
Response from yasheshb | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Not sure of Sunday 3rd July timings. Cost wise We paid 20 euro for 2 adults + 1 child for the Museum, Leonardo Home and painting exhibition.