All science & technology museums and attractions to visit in Italy

Italy has some interesting places to visit if you are interested in science and technology. Below we list all 37 museums and attractions related to science and technology in Italy for you to visit.

Are you into science and technology and are you looking for the best science museums to visit in Italy? These are the ones:

  1. Museo Galileo1

    Museo Galileo

    Museo Galileo is a museum in Florence where visitors can learn about the history of science. Housed in Palazzo Castellani, the museum boasts a great collection of scientific instruments from the Medici Collection dating back to the 15th century. The permanent exhibition is devoted to Galileo, even G
  2. Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci2

    Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci

    The Museo della Scienza e della Tecnologia Leonardo da Vinci is a science and technology museum in Milan. It is named after Italian polymath of the Renaissance Leonardo da Vinci. With around 16,000 exhibits, it is the largest museum of its kind in Italy. The main building was once a monastery. The a
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    Leonardo da Vinci Experience

  4. La Specola - Museum of Zoology and Natural History4

    La Specola - Museum of Zoology and Natural History

    La Specola - Museum of Zoology and Natural History is a natural history museum in Florence. The name is a reference to the astronomical observatory founded here in 1790. The museum's collection is based on the Medici Natural History Collection and is best known for its collection of anatomical wax m
  5. Ducati museum5

    Ducati museum

    The Ducati Museum is a museum in Bologna that is dedicated to the Ducati motorcycle brand. The museum is located at the Ducati factory and holds a collection of Ducati motorcycles and some early non-automotive products. The collection illustrates the history of Ducati motorcycles and is told in a pe
  6. Leonardo3 Museum - The World of Leonardo da Vinci6

    Leonardo3 Museum - The World of Leonardo da Vinci

    Leonardo3 – The World of Leonardo da Vinci is a museum in Milan that illustrates the discovery of Leonardo da Vinci, the artist and inventor, with working models of his machines and digitalized restorations of his paintings.
  7. Explora7


    Explora in Rome is a science and history museum in Rome. With the motto "learning by doing", the museum features a lot of interactive exhibitions, full of various educative activities. These are divided into areas designated for children of a specific age. The Explora aims to encourage and help the
  8. Città della Scienza_Science Museum8

    Città della Scienza_Science Museum

    Città della Scienza, the interactive science museum of Naples: an experience for the whole family. Corporea, a journey into the human body where you can play with more than 100 hands on exhibits and multimedia installations (in Italian and English). The 3D Plantarium, a simulator of the sky that fai
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    Leonardo da Vinci Museum

    The Leonardo Da Vinci Museum in Florence displays a collection of interactive machines based on the original sketches of Renaissance artist Leonardo Da Vinci.
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    Leonardo Interactive Museum

    The Leonardo Interactive Museum in Florence displays reproductions of artworks, inventions and designs by Leonardo da Vinci.
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    MUSA - The University Museum of Arts and Sciences

  12. Welcome To Rome12

    Welcome To Rome

    In "Welcome To Rome" you will be immersed in the history of Rome and you will live an exciting and engaging experience. In fact, visiting Welcome To Rome means making a real journey through time and space. Walls and ceilings will come alive around you while on the ground a large model of the city
  13. Museo Geologico e Paleontologico G.G. Gemmellaro13

    Museo Geologico e Paleontologico G.G. Gemmellaro

    The Museo Geologico Gemmellaro (Museo Geologico e Paleontologico G.G. Gemmellaro) is a geological and paleontological museum in Palermo that is related to the University of Palermo. The Museo Gemmellaro is one of the most important institutions of its kind in the Mediterranean. The collections are h
  14. Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini14

    Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini

    Museo Geologico Giovanni Capellini (The Geological and Paleontological Museum is a museum in Bologna that is the largest paleontological museum in Italy. It is named after Giovanni Capellini, an Italian geologist and paleontologist. Currently the collection shows more than five hundred years of educ
  15. Museo della Specola15

    Museo della Specola

    Museo della Specola (The Specola Museum) is housed in the astronomical tower built at the beginning of the eighteenth century on Palazzo Poggi and represents the historical seat of the Department of Astronomy. The museum is part of the University Museum System (SMA) within the University of Bologna.
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    Museo delle illusioni

  17. INAF Brera Astronomical Observatory17

    INAF Brera Astronomical Observatory

    The INAF Brera Astronomical Observatory is an astronomical observatory in Milan. It is the oldest scientific institution in Milan. The INAF Brera Astronomical Observatory has been the workplace of many astronomers, including Italian astrophysicist and scientific disseminator Margherita Hack.
  18. INAF Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory18

    INAF Arcetri Astrophysical Observatory

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    Mostra di Leonardo Da Vinci

    Mostra di Leonardo Da Vinci in Rome is an exhibition dedicated to Leonardo Da Vinci, the Italian polymath of the Renaissance. The Leonardo Da Vinci’s Museum of Rome features the real machines drawn by Da Vinci’s codes. These machines are entirely made of wood, which required the use of sophisticated
  20. Museo della Specola - INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo20

    Museo della Specola - INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Palermo

    The Giuseppe S. Vaiana Astronomical Observatory is an astronomical observatory in Palermo that is housed inside the Palazzo dei Normanni. It is a research facility of the National Institute of Astrophysics. The Museum of the Specola (Museo della Specola), located at the top of the leaning tower of t
  21. INAF Capodimonte Astronomical Observatory21

    INAF Capodimonte Astronomical Observatory

    The Astronomical Observatory of Capodimonte is an observatory of the Istituto Nazionale di Astrofisica of Italy. It is located on the Capodimonte, a hill in Naples. The observatory contains a 40-cm Ritchey-Chretien telescope, a meridian circle, a functioning historical refractor dating from 1864, a
  22. Parco Museo Ferroviario Met.Ro22

    Parco Museo Ferroviario Met.Ro

    The Parco Museo Ferroviario (Parco Museo Ferroviario Met.Ro) is a railway museum in Rome that holds numerous vehicles of the predecessor companies that made up the ATAC. It is located in the Roma Porta San Paolo train station on the Roma Porta San Paolo-Cristoforo Colombo railway line to Lido di Ost
  23. Museo della Fondazione scienza e tecnica23

    Museo della Fondazione scienza e tecnica

    The Museo della Fondazione scienza e tecnica is the museum of the Science and Technology Foundation in Florence. The Foundation was founded in 1987 to preserve, promote and spread the scientific and technological culture. Museo della Fondazione scienza e tecnica is the largest collection in Italy an
  24. Museo di Antropologia "G. Sergi"24

    Museo di Antropologia "G. Sergi"

  25. Museo di Chimica "Primo Levi"25

    Museo di Chimica "Primo Levi"

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    Planetario Sky Skan

    The Planetario Sky Skan is a planetarium in Bari in Italy. It facilitates a journey through the stars, full of special effects. It contains a large dome that is 15 meters in diameter with a capacity for up to 150 people. The Andromeda Cultural Association organizes real live shows for adults and chi
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    INAF Catania Astrophysical Observatory

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    Museo di Storia Naturale Don Bosco

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    Museo Faà di Bruno

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    Planetario - Villa Framarino

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    INAF Bologna Astronomical Observatory

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    Museo della Strumentazione e Informazione Cristallografica

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    Museo Anatomico E. Morelli

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    Cittadella Mediterranea della Scienza

    Cittadella Mediterranea della Scienza (The Mediterranean Citadel of Science) in Bari aims to stimulate citizens' interest in science and technology. Through the creation of cultural events, exhibitions and conferences of high scientific value, the Citadel brings science closer to the public.
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    Museo di Anatomia Comparata "B. Grassi"

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    Museo Agrario Tropicale

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    Collezioni Paleontologiche dell'APAT


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