Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología

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technology museum in La Coruña and Alcobendas, Spain

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Geographical coordinates: 43.37333333 -8.42027778

Wikipedia

English National Museum of Science and Technology (Spain)

The National Museum of Science and Technology (Spanish: Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología - MUNCYT) is a Spanish technology museum dedicated to technology promotion and preservation. It owns a collection of more than 17,000 scientific instruments, technological devices, vehicles, machines and industrial tools from the 16th century until nowadays.The museum was established on June 30, 1980 and its first location was opened on 1997 in the old Delicias railway station building in Madrid sharing premises with the Railway Museum. The museum current main exhibition hall is in La Coruña, opened on May 4, 2012., with a second exhibition hall in Alcobendas (Madrid), opened on December 12, 2014.Among the pieces in display at La Coruña are the prototype of the "Mechanical Encyclopedia", the 1949 mechanical precursor to the electronic book, by Spanish inventor Ángela Ruiz Robles, the Fresnel lens used between 1857 and 1904 at the Tower of Hercules lighthouse, the first computer arriving in Spain, an IBM 650 computer bought by RENFE in 1959 and the front section of the "Lope de Vega", an Iberia Boeing 747 in service between 1981 and 2003, airplane that brought the Guernica to Spain on September 1981.

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Spanish Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología

El Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (MUNCYT) es una red museística española dedicada a la divulgación científica y tecnológica y a la conservación. Posee una colección de más de 15000 instrumentos científicos que datan desde el siglo XVI hasta la actualidad.[1]​ Depende del Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación, a través de la Secretaría General de Investigación, y está gestionada por la Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología.[2]​

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Portuguese Museu Nacional da Ciência e Tecnologia

Museu Nacional da Ciência e Tecnologia (em castelhano: Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología) ou MUNCYT é um museu dependente da Secretaria de Estado para a Investigação, Desenvolvimento e Inovação do Ministério de Economia e Competitividade, gerido pela Fundação Espanhola para a Ciência e Tecnologia (FECYT) e dirigido por Ramón Núñez Centella. O museu tem duas sedes, uma em Corunha e outra em Alcobendas, perto de Madrid.

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English Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (MUNCYT / National Museum of Science and Technology)

This is a museum dedicated to the history of science and technology, exhibiting scientific instruments and consumer products from the last few centuries. It also contains a large educational hall, explaining natural phenomena with practical hands-on exhibits (fun for children). Many exhibits are described in English and Spanish, although some sections have only a summary in English.

Address Pintor Velazquez s/n, Alcobendas
Price Free
Last Edit2017-02-02

English Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología (MUNCYT / National Museum of Science and Technology)

This is a museum dedicated to the history of science and technology, exhibiting scientific instruments and consumer products from the last few centuries. It also contains a large educational hall, explaining natural phenomena with practical hands-on exhibits (fun for children). Many exhibits are described in English and Spanish, although some sections have only a summary in English.

Address Pintor Velazquez s/n, Alcobendas
Price Free
Last Edit2017-02-02

Italian Museo Nacional de Ciencia y Tecnología

Address Calle Pintor Velázquez, s/n
Price Ingresso gratuito
Hours Mar-Ven 10:00–17:00, Sab-Dom 11:00–19:00

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