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Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci

Via San Vittore 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 485551
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Visit one of the most attractive historical sites in Milan and travel in the past, present and future of science and technology. Born in 1953, the Museum is one of the largest science and technology museums in Europe. Nestled in the cloisters of a Renaissance monastery, it covers about 50,000 square meters. At the Museum you can discover exhibits and interactive workshops on energy, materials, communication, transport, energy and particle physics. Visit the most important collection in the world of historical models based on Leonardo da Vinci’s drawings. Discover extraordinary objects such as steam trains, the catamaran AC72 Luna Rossa, the brigantine schooner Ebe, and the deck of the Conte Biancamano transatlantic. Come aboard the Enrico Toti submarine to experience how sailors used to live. Explore the new Space area displaying the only Moon fragment visible in Italy. Keep an eye on temporary shows and don’t miss the new exhibitions “#FoodPeople. The exhibition for people eager for innovation” and “Extreme. Searching for particles”. On weekends and public holidays enjoy a full program of activities in interactive workshops, initiatives in the Tinkering Zone and in the Maker Space, guided tours and special events included in the admission ticket.
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Via San Vittore 21, 20123 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very large building (or a cluster of buildings), but it does not feel like there is a lot of meaningful or interesting stuff on display. Instead of real artifacts, there seems to be a lot of museum boards with pictures and (Italian)...More

Thank JL_2099
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went on the advise of my son back in Canada. I was a little sceptical as I'd prefer looking art than inventions and technology so I was extremely surprised how much i enjoyed it

Thank Debbie O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The museum is quite big but very bad organized. You get lost through the super big buildings, you have to go back and forth on the same way to go to another building and nothing is marked. Moreover the exponats are described only in Italian...More

Thank LauraMnl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very informative if you spend the time to read the information on exhibits if you're just heir to browse you will get through very quickly.

Thank Stebnz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is perfect for family with Kids, It represent almost everything in our present live In a very simple way to help kids understand.In some area you can test your self .So huge and need to be visited from early Morning.Submrine tour limited to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've found some of the streets in Milan quite difficult to manoeuvre in a wheelchair, but getting to this place was well worth the hairy moments. This place properly kept the two kids (10 & 5) well and truly engaged for the best part of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Full disclosure, I went here as a compromise to my scientist husband, who was getting medieval church fatigue ( i am a professional academic medievalist). However, the building is an architectural gem with medieval cloisters. Best for me was the section on Leonardo DaVinci's drawings...More

Thank Lorraine S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the must important attractions in Milan (along cemetero and duomo). You can spent more then 2-3 days to visit and study everything. Yes, i said days, not hours. It's HUGE. Lots and lots of things to see. And extremely smart and...More

Thank Ştefănescu L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a nice place to visit, especially since there were not hordes of tourists. By the way, they have a discount for those over 60. There were a lot of interesting exhibits and we spent several hours exploring the ones that we liked. A...More

Thank Vivian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The exhibit was large with a lot of interesting things to see. But a museum of this size really needs a cafeteria. The layout was also confusing, if you wanted to see everything, you had to backtrack a lot.

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Aileen O
26 January 2017|
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Response from Mang Andres V | Reviewed this property |
I think that he will enjoy the museum as there are a lot of artifacts that he can see and learn about. However, I suggest that you also book in advance the Leonardo DaVinci's last supper as you won't be able to buy tickets... More
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justtravel2016
8 August 2016|
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Response from SunshineHug | Reviewed this property |
Not necessary to buy tickets in advance but if you are able it might be a great idea. The museum is very popular and the line can be long. Don't forget to sign up for activities at the counter because later they might be... More
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SileandAl
26 April 2015|
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Dear SileandAl, I'm afraid there is no free admission on special days. The museum is closed on Mondays (except Mon 1st June), the ticket costs 10 euro + 8 euro for the visit to the TOTI submarine. Under 25 + accompaning... More
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