Italian Exhibition
Italian Exhibition

Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge

06 Dec 2018 - 23 Dec 2018
Exhibition Gallery 1,
Basement Level
10am - 7pm
Free Admission
Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge

Italian Exhibition, Inner Page

Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge

6 – 23 December 2018
Exhibition Gallery 1, Basement Level, National Museum of Singapore
Free Admission

While Italy is renowned for its history, cuisine and tradition, it has also been an active laboratory of innovation in its pursuit for scientific excellence. Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge presents a multi-sensory and immersive experience, spanning themes such as health, environment, space, food and nutrition, as well as cultural heritage. The showcase celebrates the “Renaissance Spirit” and its influence in the Italian quest for knowledge and innovation.

Italy: The Beauty of Knowledge is promoted by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, and is led by the National Research Council (CNR) in collaboration with Fondazione Idis-Città della Scienza in Naples, Museo Galileo in Florence, Museo delle Scienza in Trento, and Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia “Leonardo da Vinci” in Milan. The exhibition is organised by the Embassy of Italy in Singapore.


Guided Tours

Mon – Fri, 330pm daily
Saturdays and Sundays: 1130am and 330pm, daily
*Each tour is approximately one hour and is limited to 20 participants, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Family Time

Visit our permanent galleries with your little ones and play spot-the-artefact! Our colourful Early Learning Resources introduce pre-schoolers to our artefacts according to the themes of Numbers, Colours, and ABCs. Available at $8 per set from the Museum Label shop. For more children's activity booklets, click here.

Museum guide

Download our museum guide (English, Chinese, Bahasa Melayu, Tamil) to find out about the many treasures in our various galleries. In this guide, you will also find the floor plan for easier navigation. Enjoy your visit!