Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science, Florence

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#1 of 7 in Childrens Museums in Florence
View the preserved fingers of Galileo Galilei, or opt for the more traditional exhibits of telescopes, medical tools, globes, and other scientific instruments at Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science. Founded by the University of Florence in 1927, the museum covers more than 500 years of scientific technology, dating from Medici-ruled Florence to present day. Take a free guide tours, or pay a small fee for an in-depth, digital video guides. Arrange to visit Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science and other attractions in Florence using our Florence trip itinerary site .
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  • Love this beautifully assembled and well documented museum. This is an amazing collection of the technology that shaped and changed the world. We did not plan well and had too limited time here-could ...  more »
  • Not interesting for a simple traveler who is not fascinated by physical devices. The museum is small, there is no interactive, if the children still think that the stork brings babies - categorically do not need to go here - Paul Hall frank imitations of childbirth and pregnancy.
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