National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci - details and images

National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci hosts a large collection consists of over ten thousand pieces, both original objects and models, or models, exhibited in a space of 23,000 square meters. The collection shows the history of science and technology museum with exhibits such as models of objects of Leonardo da Vinci. The museum also has some audio devices and exhibits about the metallurgy and the first engines. National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci are among the most important science and technology museums in the world.

Of the 28 sections of the museum are divided into three separate buildings: the monumental building, which is a former monastery whose construction dates back to early 16th century, building rail and air and water transport building.

The most important part of the Leonardo museum gallery that exhibits a lot of machines and wooden models or models based on Leonardo's designs: flying cars or war, models of bridges and defensive buildings, city layout and more ideal. Some large-scale models are quite functional.

Railway Transport Building is one of the most impressive parts of the museum. It is a replica of an Art Nouveau train station that houses a large number of electric locomotives and steam engines. Here are all kinds of exhibits that shows the construction of railroads, bridges or tunnels dug to train over time. Building and Naval Air Transport was founded in 1960 and is part of the museum that exhibits interesting patterns that shows the history of aviation and 12 airplanes and a submarine.

Tuesday to Friday: 9:30 to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The museum is closed Monday and on January 1 and December 25.

Price: 8.00 €

Address: Via San Vittore 21, 20123 Milano

Metro: M2 staita - S. Ambrogio
Bus: 50, 58 San Vittore station, 94 station Carducci

Information source