City of Fremantle – Da Vinci Machines

Da Vinci Machines brings the innovations of Leonardo da Vinci to life, featuring more than 75 exhibits reconstructed from illustrations and writings by the mastermind. More than 500 years ago, Leonardo da Vinci conceived of possibilities far beyond the understanding of others. His ideas about nature, anatomy, mechanics and flight, recorded in his manuscripts, reveal a man of extraordinary vision. Da Vinci’s innovations in the field of painting influenced the course of Italian art for more than a century after his death, and his scientific studies in anatomy, optics, biology, mathematics and physics, anticipated many of the developments in modern science. Encounter and test his amazing machines, see his magnificent artworks, and reflect on the genius that was Leonardo da Vinci. Exhibition is free with Maritime Museum entry.

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