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Cheers to da Vinci: Albury’s boutique wine festival in honour of Leonardo da Vinci

What happens when you combine food and ingenuity? You get ‘Cheers to Da Vinci‘, the event that brilliantly links the current exhibitions at the Albury LibraryMuseum.
So how have we mixed the two?

Da Vinci Machines

First up, there’s the Da Vinci Machines exhibition, where you can discover the extraordinary designs of one of the world’s greatest minds in this award-winning interactive exhibition.

On loan from the Da Vinci Museum in Florence, the exhibition showcases 60 iconic machines and inventions inspired by Leonardo’s drawings. See 500-year-old contraptions brought to life, including da Vinci’s flying machines and digital reproductions of his most famous artworks, including the Mona Lisa.

Cheers! the hidden history of Albury’s vineyards

Then there’s the CHEERS! the hidden History of Albury’s Vineyards exhibition, which shows the hidden history of wine production in Albury. Did you know that in the 1800’s Albury was one of the biggest producers of wine in Australia?
Which brings us to…

Cheers to da vinci!

Combine the two and you get the Cheers to Da Vinci event. The Albury LibraryMuseum invite you to come along to Retro Lane (just outside the LibraryMuseum) for an evening enjoying the diversity of the food and wine from our surrounding regions. Featuring wine tasting, tours, workshops and Italian cooking (of course) – this is an event not to be missed!

When: Thursday 2 May, 5:00pm – 8:00pm

Where: Albury LibraryMuseum, 540 Kiewa Street, Albury

Price: Free entry to the event, food and drink will be available for purchase

Suitable for ages: All ages, alcohol will be served to over 18’s only

For bookings, please click here

 

 

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