Tickets for Leonardo da Vinci Museum Florence: Skip The Line

Discover Leo's greatest inventions in a fascinating hands-on museum

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Overview
Opening hours
Today:  09:30 - 19:00
Tomorrow:  09:30 - 19:00
Wednesday:  09:30 - 19:00
Thursday:  09:30 - 19:00
Friday:  09:30 - 19:00
Saturday:  09:30 - 19:00
Sunday:  09:30 - 19:00
Highlights
  • Operate over 50 life-size, working machines based on in-depth studies of the drawings contained in the famous Leonardo da Vinci codes
  • Participate in experimental and innovative laboratories where you can build bridges, domes, Leonardo's polyhedron and more!
  • Discover Leonardo's world of machines and see his visions come to life with an immersive state-of-the-art VR experience
Description

Enter the mind of history's biggest overachiever in a fully hands-on experience that lets you interact with Leonardo da Vinci and his greatest creations.

Suitable for all audiences, this unique exhibition has provoked wonder and curiosity in millions of visitors, and received appreciation and recognition for its importance by both Italian and foreign institutions for over 20 years.

Over 500 years ago, Leonardo da Vinci designed flying machines, robots, submarines, an underwater breathing apparatus, a suspension bridge, and many other incredible inventions.

At the Leonardo da Vinci Museum, you can try many of these outlandish machines. Discover how many of Leonardo’s inventions and ideas are still in use today, such as excavation and lifting machinery, helicopters, bicycles, water skis, and even machine guns!

Enter the room of Leonardo's mirrors to discover how his studies on light inspired the invention of photography and projection. Take a picture next to his helicopter and armored tank. Engage in interactive workshops, and build some of his most interesting inventions, including the famous mobile bridge, the dome, and the polyhedron.

You can also take a jaw-dropping immersive journey into Leonardo's world of machines using Oculus 3D. Watch his visions come to life with the aid of state-of-the-art VR technology!

By blending authentic recreations, graphic visualizations, and touchscreen displays, this cutting-edge museum paints a remarkably complete picture of a real Renaissance man.

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What's included
Skip-the-line admission to the Leonardo da Vinci Museum Florence
Free use of the 3D Oculus VR stations (VR Experience)
A gift in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of Leonardo da Vinci's death
Detailed exhibits in 5 different languages (English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Russian)
Guided tour
Changing or cancelling your ticket
  • Cancellations are possible up to 24 hours before your visit date
  • Changes may be possible for this ticket
Venue
Address
Leonardo da Vinci Museum Florence
Via dei Servi, 50122, Florence
Key info
Wheelchair accessible
Additional info

Getting There:

Bus: Lines 14, 23 or C1 to Santa Maria Nuova or lines 6, 14, 19, 23 or 31 to Santissima Annunziata.

Reviews
Aug 16, 2019
Smaller than we thought but very interesting
Aug 14, 2019
Very nice to see in practise what Leonardo all invented or just thought about the possibilities.... You can actively work with the inventions and the virtual reality viewer is a very nice closing element of this small, but nice museum. Nice shop too.
Aug 3, 2019
Very easy and nice.
Jul 24, 2019
Small museum, but packs a punch. Recommend highly.
Jul 21, 2019
Great 90 minutes run of LdV with kids at 10 and 13 years. Very easy to learn about inventions and ideas. Good that there are models to actually use. Recommended!
Jul 13, 2019
Excellent content but very noisy and crowded.
Jun 27, 2019
Very fun and interactive museum, quite small but a lot to do. Would recommend to anyone visiting with children and has 2 hours to spare.
May 28, 2019
Not a large museum but very complete with working models of many of his inventions. The small room with his important art was unique. Pictures of his paintings were displayed over lighted screens and they jumped out at you. We sat and stared at the last supper for ten minutes!
Just a note. There are two da Vinci museums within a couple of blocks of each other. Google cane up with the wrong one. Be sure to go to the one on Servi street.
May 28, 2019
Very easy to use..we did go to museum early morning n just walked in as there was no line up.
Be very careful, there are 2 da Vinci museum..I picked the right one.
May 27, 2019
There was no line to skip

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