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Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum

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founded by scholars and artists such as the first museum on the complexity of Leonardo da Vinci artist, scientist, inventor and designer in relation to his biography, his territory and to its timeliness, has realized in concrete terms the theories of the Imaginary Museum and The Mundaneum in continuous growth. The Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, her vocation of yard of research, rediscovery philological and creativity, pursues inter alia three major objectives, namely to spread the knowledge of a Leonardo more true, brilliant and current beyond stereotypes, rhetoric and legend; investigate and submit the Leonardo "lost" and report the results of new studies and interpretations also directed to his "legacy" and his school (from Achademia Leonardi Vinci to followers designed by Leonardo Da Vinci); and finally, reread and connect his work with both the Renaissance context, both in contemporary culture. Has seat in the gallery that with the Ancient Wine Cellar of the castle hosted a forerunner "Wine Museum" already in the nineteenth century. The attest to the memories of Giuseppe Garibaldi of july-august 1868, in which it is defined "Museum Masetti", because it was part of the property of the counts of Masetti from bathe, together with the Rocca dei Conti Guidi (donated then to the Commune of Vinci) and to the land of Grappa (now affected by the "Garden of Leonardo" and in ancient property of the father of Leonardo). Just in front of the entrance to the museum there was the Mill of the town (with its gora of waters) that in 1478 was taken in Management from father Ser Piero and by his uncle Francesco di Leonardo. The Leonardo Da Vinci himself was present at the time, would have had to restructure the mill and it would have been beneficial owner. The part built in the Nineteenth century was built on the gora underground of the mill of the town and of the Da Vinci. Started in 1972 as a collection in progress of different materials, ancient and modern (Leonardo, ethno-anthropological assets of the territory of Vinci and of contemporary art in relation to Leonardo), aimed at creating collections of works of art, artifacts and documentary materials, including those otherwise destined to finish dispersed. The collection includes paintings original antique (tables) of the school of Leonardo, instruments of his time and of his native land (as the "Ritrecine of Leonardo"), rare engravings (including "nodes" 1506-8 of Durer on a drawing by Leonardo Da Vinci); working models to art from its projects; wonders of Leonardismo (by memorabilia vintage two autographs of Duchamp and thousands of works and finds in progress) until the "Dome of Arts and ideas" of Buckminster Fuller inspired by Leonardo. Also exposes the works that are entrusted in the deposit by collectors, private Italian and foreigners, or on loan from other museums and libraries. Opening times: Novembre-Febbraio: all days 9.30-18 (ticket closing hours 17.15 - Panoramic Terrace closed) : March-October: all days 9.30-19 (ticket closure 18.15) Christmas and New Year: hours 15-19 (ticket closure 18.15)

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The Biblioteca Leonardiana
The Biblioteca Leonardiana
the Biblioteca Leonardiana in the village of Vinci possesses the facsimile of all manuscripts and drawings by Leonardo da Vinci.
Via Giorgio La Pira, 1 , Vinci (FI)
0.01 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
Leonardian Museum
Leonardian Museum
The Leonardian Museum of the village of Vinci is one of the collected more spacious and original dedicated to Leonardo da Vinci.
Piazza dei Conti Guidi, 1, Vinci (FI)
0.02 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
The castle of the Counts Guidi
The castle of the Counts Guidi
The Castle of the Counts Guidi in the village of Vinci, near Florence, from 1953 houses the Museo Leonardiano.
Via del Castello, 10, Vinci (FI)
0.03 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
Birthplace of Leonardo Da Vinci
Birthplace of Leonardo Da Vinci
The birthplace of Leonardo is a building situated in the locality of Anchiano, at 3 km from the village of Vinci.
Via di Anchiano, località Anchiano, Vinci (FI)
1.58 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
Sanctuary of St. Mary of the Oaks
Sanctuary of St. Mary of the Oaks
The Sanctuary of St. Mary of the Oaks is located near the village of Lucignano, in Tuscany.
Via della Cellina, 14, località Querce, Lucignano (AR)
13.70 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
Church of San Jacopo Maggiore
Church of San Jacopo Maggiore
The church of San Jacopo Maggiore is located at Altopascio, in Tuscany.
Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, 9, Altopascio (LU)
20.42 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
Parish Church of San Piero in Campo
Parish Church of San Piero in Campo
The Parish Church of San Piero in Campo is located in the homonymous hamlet near the village of Montecarlo, in Tuscany.
Via S. Piero, 62, Montecarlo (LU)
21.73 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum
St. Andrew's Church
St. Andrew's Church
the St. Andrew's Church of Montecarlo, in Tuscany, was built in the XIV century.
Via Roma, 18, Montecarlo (LU)
21.96 Kilometers from Leonardo Da Vinci's Ideal Museum

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