What Galileo brought to the world of science is immense. Not only did he fight to tell the world that the Earth and planets of our solar system revolved around the Sun, but he also contributed to numerous astronomical discoveries.
Meet your private, experienced family-friendly guide and let them show you the most interesting and amazing areas of the Galileo Museum (Museo Galileo). With extensive experience on how to keep children engaged and entertained, she will tell you and your children all about the life of the famous astronomer and explain the real functions of the instruments he invented or used.
But the Galileo Museum is not entirely dedicated to the Florentine scientist. The museum is home to one of the biggest collections of scientific instruments in the world. From telescopes and thermometers to huge globes and mathematical objects, you and your children will bathe in a world of impressive discoveries and inventions that have brought us to the world we live in today.
Your guide will then take you to another highlight of Florence: Santa Croce church. This is where Galileo is buried, along with other very famous Italian historical figures. You will learn all about this beautiful church as well as its inhabitants.
This tour is available in the following languages : English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian
Meeting Point: At the entrance of the Galileo Museum
Finish: At the exit of Santa Croce