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Museo Nazionale Scienza e Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci"

Via S. Vittore 21 - 20123 Milano

Website: museoscienza.org

This extraordinary museum displays aeroplanes, a 4-8-4 steam locomotive, and numerous sculptural interpretations of the works of Leonardo da Vinci, based on his drawings.

The museum also has some fifty motorcycles from the 1950s and 60s, dating back through the 30s and 20s to the early years of the 20th century. Machines include Tazio Nuvolari's Bianchi, an original Rondine-based MV Agusta, Moto Frera, a 200 km/h Lambretta... many are in original condition and honestly represent the art and industry of Italian motorcycling. Images from the museum are displayed on this site under Creative Commons Licence 4.0

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