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The Marconi Museum, dedicated to the origin and the development of wireless communications, is housed in Villa Griffone, once the residence of Guglielmo Marconi. Thanks to the integration of historical equipment, hypertexts, film clips and...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Celestini 1 | Villa Griffone, 40037, Sasso Marconi, Italy
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

A guided tour of great interest that allows the visitors to follow the link between a scientific event and a human one, two equally surprising events. At the end of the XIX century, the scientists were investigating the nature and the physical properties of the...More

Thank Ferdinando L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Our tour was led by Barbara and Gerta who provided incredible insight into Marconi, a great inventor, scientist, and business man. The tour lasted over 90 minutes and our guides clearly explained in English his methods and incredible insights into how radio waves worked. Certainly...More

Thank hereford
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The University and Foundation have done an incredible job creating this museum. After extensive damage during the war this museum was repaired and now is an amazing collection of Marconi's equipment and recreation of his laboratory. Very educational displays and working radios. The first spark...More

4  Thank Philip C
Reviewed 6 November 2012

If you are radio enthusiast it is worth to see place were the basics of the wireless communication were done.

3  Thank DigiTraveler
Reviewed 19 July 2012

Because this museum is not open at all times it was necessary to schedule a tour in advance. Not only were my husband and I an hour late for our appointment, but we had also mistakenly told the curator that we were going to arrive...More

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