Developed in collaboration with Museo Leonardo da Vinci in Rome, this is not a traditional exhibition; it’s an immersive journey of discovery and wonder, combining original artefacts, objects and inventions including interactivity and multisensory galleries. The complete experience covers 15 themed areas.
Visitors will interact with Leonardo’s incredible machine inventions, connecting ideas and concepts from 500 years ago to today’s technological advances and tomorrow’s futuristic opportunities.
Learn Leonardo’s story in a mesmerising immersive gallery space woven through the streets of Florence, the canals of Venice and the grandeur of Milan, engaging the senses with sights, sounds, scents, and touch. In this area, the ambiance of the Renaissance period is meticulously curated to also unveil the lives of the Renaissance luminaries such as Michelangelo, Caravaggio, Gentileschi, and Botticelli.
An exploration of the greatest genius that has ever lived
"Leonardo da Vinci is a global icon; his contribution to art, science and innovation is immeasurable and continues to shape our modern world."
Bruce Peterson, Founder & Chairman, Grande Experiences
LEONARDO DA VINCI - THE ULTIMATE RENAISSANCE MAN
Born over 500 years ago in 1452, Leonardo da Vinci is a beacon of innovative thinking with incredible ideas combining science, technology, engineering, art, and mathematics. Although most famous for renowned, iconic artworks like the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper, Leonardo's genius transcended disciplines. He combined his artistic brilliance with scientific curiosity, evidenced by the extraordinary sketches of inventions that give insight into his unique mind.
Beyond art, he envisioned and designed futuristic inventions. He crafted flying machines, military weapons, and civil engineering projects far ahead of his time. Leonardo's boundless curiosity and problem-solving approach epitomise the interconnectedness of STEAM, showcasing the fusion of innovation, artistry, and scientific inquiry in one exceptional mind.
Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius explores arguably the greatest genius that has ever lived. This exhibition showcases his significant impact on today's world and his influence on the world of tomorrow.
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