National Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci

The largest scientific and technological museum in Italy and one of the main in Europe, with its 50,000 square meters, over 18,000 historical assets; a technical library with 50,000 volumes and 200,000 photographic and audiovisual itmes. The Museum is a reference point at national and international level in safeguarding the technical-scientific heritage and in promoting technical-scientific culture through research, study, conservation, exposition, the Observatory on scientific heritage and Technological. Furthermore, the Museum has adopted an informal education methodology that integrates historical collections with a plurality of educational proposals, specially developed by its own ©CREI-Center for Informal Education.