Museo di Storia Naturale, La Specola
The Museum of Zoology and Natural History, best known as La Specola, is an eclectic natural history museum in Florence, central Italy, located next to the Pitti Palace. The name Specola means observatory, a reference to the astronomical observatory founded there in 1790. It now forms part of the…
oldest scientific museum in Europe. Spectacular wax anatomic models among other attractions.
The oldest natural history museum in Europe that holds a spectacular zoology collection and an unusual collection of anatomic human wax models from the 700's.
Beautiful museum of natural history, it starts from single-celled organisms and reaches the big mammals. Thousands of specimens, certainly many, especially fish, being embalmed are not exceptional but the visit is really worth it! At the moment there is also a beautiful mineral exhibition! Go…
“One of the dance theater of Florence. Here you can enjoy the new experimentations of italian companies”
“This was one of the monumental entrance of the city. One of the nine survived to the restoration of XIX century”
“Historical Art and Sculpture Gallery, where to buy a wonderful Souvenir From Florence”
“In this theater the contemporary dance is at home. Virgilio Sieni, one of the most famous ballet master of the world take care of this place”