Curiosity and ingenuity - Scientific Collections and Experimentation at Padova in the 18th Century

Università degli Studi di Padova
Centro Musei Scientifici

Università di Padova


The exhibition, which was originally an idea of Maurizio Rippa Bonati, was set up by the Centro Musei Scientifici (University Centre of Scientific Museums), directed by Vincenzo Milanesi, and with the collaboration of Claudio Brogiato, Elsa Mariella Cappelletti, Sandra Casellato, Giancarlo Cassina, Andrea Drusini, Irene Favaretto, Mariagabriella Fornasiero, Fernanda Menegalle, Rossella Marcucci, Alessandra Menegazzi, Paola Nicolosi, Giuliano Piccoli, Massimo Rinaldi, Maurizio Rippa Bonati, Gian Antonio Salandin, Elisa Salvato, Sofia Talas, Margherita Turchetto, and Pierangela Quaja to whom we owe our thanks. .

Alberta Panti and Mario Vascon were responsible for the computer aspect.

Simonetta Capparotto produced the web site.

Ulrico Gerardo and Giovanni Iachello produced the interactive tour.

Graphics are by Italo Novelli..

Exhibition design by Vittorio Dal Piaz, with the collaboration of the University's Technical and Supply Office.

The showcases were made available by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Padova e Rovigo, to whom we are very grateful. .




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