Expo Leonardo da Vinci

14 September 2017

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World premiere in Bruges: biggest exhibition ever on da Vinci's machines! 'Expo Leonardo da Vinci - the inventions of a genius.' The Xpo Center Bruges (Oud Sint-Jan (Old St. John) Site in Bruges) will be holding a unique exhibition on the inventions of the world's most famous genius, Leonardo da Vinci, from 1st June to 31st October 2017. The exhibition will display more than 100 models of da Vinci's inventions and machines. He was very progressive for his time and his inventions include the helicopter, parachute, catapult and swing bridge! The exhibition also includes more than 100 documents and original writings of da Vinci and several of his contemporaries (including Michelangelo). All in all, this is the world's largest exhibition ever held on Da Vinci's inventions! Various life-size, interactive machines are on display. Via 3D films on different screens, the inventions are completely stripped and elucidated. The exhibition also contains replicas of da Vinci's most famous paintings, such as the Mona Lisa and The Last Supper.