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Museo Leonardiano

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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Interesting Piece of History

This Museum experience was really enjoyable. A lot of information about Leonardo´s life and... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018

My family visited town Vinci one week ago. We bought ticket to museum and then we went to Leonardo... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2018
Kosice, Slovakia
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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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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Piazza dei Guidi, 50059, Vinci, Italy
+39 0571 933251
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I expected more modern and communicative exibution... Old fashion exibition with lot of information only in Italian language... The good think is App you can download on English...But there is no WiFi in museum.

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Reviewed 11 August 2018

This is place worth to go to Vinci. You buy ticket for 11EUR to visit the museum located in two builings and birth place. We were really impressed seeing all the projects and machines invented by a great Leonardo's mind. The museum is small but...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2018

This Museum experience was really enjoyable. A lot of information about Leonardo´s life and inventions this guy was really a genius. There were not too many people and You could easily spend time in front of Your interest. There is nothing too fancy in museum...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2018

My family visited town Vinci one week ago. We bought ticket to museum and then we went to Leonardo da Vinci birthplace. We parked near the museum but if you want to see his house you can choose 2 ways /options, walking about 3 km...More

1  Thank katarinakacmarov2017
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Great place to visit, really off the tourist trail. Museum is interesting. You must climb the 120 steps up to the top of the tower as the views are amazing.

Thank Stephen W
Reviewed 1 July 2018

This museum seems little explored and we had the place almost to ourselves during a group visit. The museum shows some of Leonardo's inventions which are realised in miniature for children to interact with. It is well worth a visit as it explores both his...More

1  Thank Pinkertonx
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We based in Empoli and caught the bus to Vinci for the day today in order to visit Museo Leonardiano. With mixed reviews, we weren't quite sure what to expect but were very pleasantly surprised. Not too expensive at E20 for a family ticket. We...More

1  Thank turner662018
museo_leonardiano, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Museo Leonardiano, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Dear guest, we were really glad to read about your experience here in Vinci and very happy that you and your family enjoyed the time spent visiting the museum! We keep on trying to do our best to present this extraordinary figure that is Leonardo...More

Reviewed 16 June 2018

I am perplexed when I read some of these negative reviews. Vinci itself is a beautiful small town. Relaxing after the big cities. The castle and museum are stunning. People are complaining about not being able to touch things, I haven’t been to a museum...More

1  Thank minerva91
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

After trips to Rome and Florence it was so nice to visit a calmer and quieter place. The museum app is a must to download. The exhibits are predominantly in Italian only and the app provided the much needed detail to the exhibits. The entry...More

1  Thank L1drake
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Vinci is a beautifull little village and the Museo Leonardiano is located in a stunning location in this village. The museum is located in two buildings and dedicated to his famous machines and studies of the human body. Lots of copies of his drawings and...More

1  Thank gerben v
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Rosa T
5 June 2018|
Response from museo_leonardiano | Property representative |
Hi Rosa, from Florence you can reach Vinci and our museum by car (exit Empoli on the dual carriage way FI-PI-LI and then following the signs for 15 km), or by train and bus. All the trains leaving Florence direction Pisa... More
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25 September 2017|
Response from DANIELE M | Reviewed this property |
la Palazzina e il Castello dei conti Guidi sono completamente accessibili a chi ha mobilità ridotta . Buona visita
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