“Painter, sculptor, engineer, scientist. Leonardo da
Vinci was the most ingenious mind of the Italian
Renaissance. Now finally on show fifty inventions
built according to Leonardo’s projects and faithful
reproductions of the most famous paintings
including The Last Supper”
The flying machines, the last supper
The first room of the exposition of Leonardo Da Vinci Experience is dedicated to the projects, that could let men fly, like the hang glider and the aereal screw, but that we know is that it never flown, because the relation between weight and strenght.
In the same room you can see the reproduction on natural size of the ”Ultima Cena” (the Last Dinner), masterpiece guarded in Milan in the church of Santa Maria Delle Grazie.
In the second room we can discover several projects of military machines like the ”Bombarda”, the catapult and the machine gun range.
With this inventions, Leonardo made a revolution in the war world, thank to the invention of the tapered bullet.
Several objects in our daily life are the result of the Universal Genius.
Starting with the spring going to the chains study and then the invention of the bycicle.
In this room we can analyze how Leonardo Da Vinci is a basic figure on the history of men inventions.
Gallery of paintings
The fourth room of the exhibition is home to most of the paintings by Leonardo, including the infamous Mona Lisa, Lady with an Ermine, The Virgin of the Rocks, in both its versions, and other masterpieces collected to give the visitor the opportunity to contemplating at one time many works, otherwise around the world.
where we are
Via della Conciliazione, 19 00193 Roma
Open every day except Sunday
Business hours from 09:00 to 19:00