The Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus Guided Tour

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from €52.90 EUR 
Duration: 8 hours
 Organized by: Italy Hidden Experiences

The Ambrosiana Gallery, nestled in the heart of Milan, is home to a staggering collection of art and artifacts, among which, none is more captivating than the Codex Atlanticus. This colossal compilation of Leonardo Da Vinci’s manuscripts and drawings provides unparalleled insights into the mind of one of history’s greatest geniuses. Throughout the Codex Atlanticus, Da Vinci’s ceaseless pursuit of knowledge is evident, spanning fields as diverse as art, science, engineering, and nature.

The Codex Atlanticus is a collection that encapsulates the prolific creativity of Da Vinci. With over a thousand pages, each page contains unique ideas, groundbreaking theories, and intricate designs. Leonardo’s comprehensive studies of nature, human anatomy, and mechanics are conveyed with an astounding level of detail that has remained unrivaled.

The Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus Guided Tour

The Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus Guided Tour

Stepping Into History: A Tour of the Ambrosiana Gallery

The Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, more commonly known as the Ambrosiana Gallery, is a treasure trove of priceless art pieces. A tour through this hallowed space is akin to traveling through time, tracing the path of Leonardo Da Vinci’s stay in Milan and beyond.

Your 1.5-hour guided tour offers an enlightening journey through the Ambrosiana Gallery’s main rooms. Each room presents a diverse array of art, spanning epochs, and continents. Here, you will have the opportunity to learn about the illustrious artists whose works grace the gallery walls, including Raphael, Caravaggio, and, of course, Leonardo Da Vinci.

The Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus Guided Tour

The Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus Guided Tour

Following Da Vinci’s Footsteps

Following Da Vinci’s footsteps through the Ambrosiana Gallery, a knowledgeable guide will help reveal the hidden facets of the Codex Atlanticus. The enigma surrounding this monumental manuscript begins to unravel as the guide delves into the lesser-known aspects of Leonardo’s life and work. The secrets encapsulated in the Codex offer a deeper understanding of the genius that was Leonardo Da Vinci, illuminating his relentless curiosity and his constant thirst for knowledge.

The expert guide will offer an intimate look into the life and times of Leonardo Da Vinci, shining a light on the artist’s processes, inspirations, and personal struggles. As you stroll through the gallery, the guide will answer the most pressing questions about Da Vinci’s life and his most famous works.

What’s Included and What’s Not

Included in this enriching experience are tickets to the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, a certified tour guide, and headphones (for groups of five or more). For those seeking an even more personalized experience, there’s an option to upgrade the tour to a private session with a dedicated guide who will cater exclusively to your group.

However, kindly note that gratuities, food and drinks, hotel pick up and drop-off, and other extras are not included in the tour package.

An Unforgettable Journey

Immerse yourself in the world of Leonardo Da Vinci with a guided tour of the Ambrosiana Gallery and the Codex Atlanticus. With an expert guide to lead the way, you’ll walk in Leonardo’s footsteps, unveiling the secrets that the Codex Atlanticus holds. This enriching journey into the past provides an unmatched opportunity to understand one of history’s most intriguing figures, offering glimpses into the expansive scope of his genius.

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