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Leonardo Da Vinci 500 Years of Genius


Inventor, artist, scientist, engineer, architect, musician... Leonardo da Vinci was a genius in every way and now, for a limited time at the OSY Old Hackstand, guests will have the opportunity to experience Leonardo’s extraordinary life and legacy like never before.

The exhibition features 12 compelling themed areas offering unparalleled insight into the mind of the ultimate Renaissance man. Peer into the mind of the man who laid the groundwork for some of modern society's most notable inventions, such as the helicopter, airplane, automobile, submarine, parachute and bicycle. In addition to the incredible SENSORY4TM gallery, the exhibition gives visitors the opportunity to not only see but interact with over 200 unique displays, including 75 life-size replicas of da Vinci’s machine inventions and Renaissance art, entertaining animations giving insight into his most notable works, and touchscreen versions of his actual codices. Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius also includes the exclusive exhibition Secrets of Mona Lisa – an analysis of the world’s most famous painting, conducted at the Louvre Museum by renowned scientific engineer, examiner and photographer of fine art, Pascal Cotte.

The exhibition in a glance.
Over 200 unique exhibits from the Leonardo da Vinci museum in Rome.
75 life-size replicas of da Vinci’s machine inventions
12 themed areas covering the full spectrum of da Vinci’s work.
Opportunities for interaction which encourage hands-on learning.
Understandable explanations of Leonardo’s theories and works.
Analysis and historical context for the main works of da Vinci, with the use of interactive and entertaining technologies.
Comparison between da Vinci’s work and contemporary technologies and applications of his theories and inventions.
Use of the interactive and immersive technology SENSORY4™

Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius was created by Grande Exhibitions, with the assistance of the Leonardo da Vinci museum in Rome, the Lumiere Technology institute in Paris, as well as da Vinci experts in Italy and France.

For more information , please visit the official site of the exhibition.

Leonardo Da Vinci 500 Years of Genius

30/11/2018 - 30/03/2019
Location: ATTICAATTICAATHENS (ATHINA)

Hours - Comments
Location: OSY Old Hackstand (Pireos and Ermou st.) Dates: 30/11/2018-30/3/2019 Hours: 10 am – 10 pm


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