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Worth short trip

As others have said it’s part of the visit / ticket anyway but we actually found it more... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
M_Steph_L
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England, United Kingdom
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Another part of the Leonardo's Museum

the castle is a bit above the first part of the museum and is an extension of the visit, you have... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Temper43
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Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

As others have said it’s part of the visit / ticket anyway but we actually found it more interesting than ‘part 1’ of the visit: several Vinci inventions on display, interesting for kids and learning experience for the parents, plus a few steps take you...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

the castle is a bit above the first part of the museum and is an extension of the visit, you have to see it and admire the models and studies of Leonardo, also has a tower with interesting views of the town.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

An extension of the museum with patchy translations again and lots for the specialist. For the ordinary person there is the wooden bike with its possible story. But the tower is the best bit and worth a long hot climb for the panoramic views!

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Reviewed 25 June 2017

In this castle, you will find some interesting models of Da Vinci's brain. Some of them may be operated, others are only on show, but mostly accompanied by interesting animated videos. In addition, you can climb into the tower (120 steps) offering you a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

I learnt a lot of interesting things at this museum. Exhibition is quite old, but I think the contents are okay. My only complaint is that the hall has a lot of echo and when people are making noises, it's terrible when you try to...More

Thank patboonya
Reviewed 28 November 2016

After seeing the main exhibition, you should also see this exhibition in the castle, as part of the combo ticket. If you have an interest in physics, engineering or have a mechanical inclination, you will enjoy this. Working models have been constructed from the notes...More

Thank Manuel B
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Conti Guidi Castle is one of the buildings that comprise the Da Vinci Museum. It holds sections devoted to civil engineering, war machines, flight, mechanisms and tools, as well as sections devoted to his scientific studies of optics and fluid dynamics. The Combo ticket which...More

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