Enter the world of one of history’s greatest scientist at the Florence’s Galileo Museum. Here, you can dive into Galileo’s mad imagination and inventions via interactive exhibits, original scientific instruments and more!
Learn about how Galileo revolutionized humanity’s understanding of Science and universe with proof that the Earth orbited the sun. Nestled in the heart of his native Florence, this fun-packed museum explains and celebrates his incredible achievements.
In the museum's Medici collection, check out some of Galileo's original scientific instruments, including his iconic telescope and the lenses he used to discover the moons of Jupiter. You’ll also see his severed finger, perfectly preserved in an ornate glass vial!
After that, browse an incredible collection of ancient Italian scientific equipment, including Antonio Santucci's armillary sphere – the largest in the world. You'll come to appreciate just how much Tuscany has contributed to modern science.
Feeling inspired? Study up in the gigantic scientific library (with over 15,000 works) or go wild with the hands-on exhibits and interactive displays.
|Monday||09:30 - 18:00|
|Tuesday||09:30 - 13:00|
|Wednesday||09:30 - 18:00|
|Thursday||09:30 - 18:00|
|Friday||09:30 - 18:00|
|Saturday||09:30 - 18:00|
|Sunday||09:30 - 18:00|
January 1st and December 25th
Piazza dei Giudici 1 - 50122 Florence, Italy
How to Use
Upon purchase of the ticket, you will receive an email confirmation with e-ticket/e-voucher within two days. Tours and tickets are subjected to availability and are not confirmed until a second confirmation email is received.