Tickets for the Galileo Museum in Florence

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Marvel at Galileo's incredible scientific achievement in a museum that brings you close to him, his history and his original instruments.

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  • Participants : 1 - 150
  • Offer type : public (with other participants)
  • Tour ID: 31183
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    No need to print your voucher. Simply present the booking confirmation on your mobile phone or tablet. Of course, you may also print the booking confirmation.

Highlights

  • Marvel at some of Galileo's original scientific instruments

  • Learn more about his revolutionary performance

  • Browse old collections of Italian scientific equipment

Description

Want to see Galileo's severed middle finger? You will find this and more in the Galileo Museum in Florence when you enter the world of one of the greatest scientists in history! Immerse yourself in Galileo's crazy imagination and inventions through interactive exhibits, original scientific instruments and more!

Galileo revolutionized mankind's understanding of science and the universe by proving that the Earth orbited the Sun. Embedded in the heart of its hometown Florence, this funny museum explains and celebrates his incredible achievements.

In the museum's Medici collection you will find some of Galileo's original scientific instruments, including his iconic telescope and the lenses with which he discovered the moons of Jupiter. And you see his real middle finger, perfectly preserved in an artistic glass ampoule!

Then browse an incredible collection of ancient Italian scientific equipment, including the armillary sphere of Antonio Santucci (the largest in the world). You will see how much Tuscany has contributed to modern science.

Are you inspired? Study in the gigantic scientific library (with over 15,000 works) or let yourself be enchanted by the practical exhibits and interactive displays.

Additional information

Opening hours: 09:30 - 18:00, Tuesdays: 09:30 - 13:00
Last admission to the museum is 1 hour before closing.

Wheelchair accessible: wheelchair ramp, lifts, walk-in toilets and a manual wheelchair are available.

Children under 6 years and disabled + 1 carer get free entry, please bring a valid ID.

You will receive a second confirmation by email as soon as the booking is binding (within 1-2 working days). The second email contains your ticket, which does not need to be printed out, but can be conveniently presented on your smartphone or tablet. The ticket is booked for the first opening hours but can be used throughout the whole day.

Included in the price

• Entrance to Galileo Museum Florence

Meeting point

Museo Galileo, 1, Piazza dei Giudici, 50122, Florence

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