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Museo Galileo and its collection

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 Galileo's middle finger is on display here.

ENMuseo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science

Science & Technology  Science & Technology History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology

Museo Galileo
Piazza dei Giudici 1
50122 Florence

Visitor information Museo Galileo

Opening hours

9:30 – 18:00
9:30 – 13:00
9:30 – 18:00
9:30 – 18:00
9:30 – 18:00
9:30 – 18:00
9:30 – 18:00

Closing days: January 1st and December 25th


0 – 5Free
6 – 18€6.00
Family ticket (2 adults , 2 children up to 18 years)€24.00
Groups of 15+€6.00
School groups (6-15 years)€5.00
Student of Tuscany card€6.00


Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

Piazza dei Giudici 1, Florence

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