Our activities for 2017-2018

The History of Science working group is pleased to announce its activities for the upcoming term. Stay tuned for updates! All welcome!

  • Introductory visit of Museo Galileo’s Library and Collections — Friday 13/11/2017, 10:00-12:00
    Location: Museo Galileo, Piazza dei Giudici, 1.
    Presentation of the library and its collections. After a brief introduction on the facilities offered by the Museo for researchers, the staff will present the Museo’s collections and its work in Florence towards the promotion of the History of Science.


  • November meeting: “Early Modern Collecting in Scandinavia” – Wednesday 22/11/17
    Location:Sala degli Stemmi, Villa Salviati
    Valdemar Grambye (visiting student, University of Southern Denmark) will present his research project concerning the collections of private antiquarians between 1650 and 1750. The session is organised in collaboration with the Intellectual History working group of the EUI


  • December visit of the Museo Galileo
    Location: Museo Galileo, Piazza dei Giudici, 1.
    The Museo Galileo will very kindly host us once again, but this time for a thematic visit of its collections.