Renaissance — Wilton Library
137 Old Ridgefield Road Wilton, CT 06897 Tel: 203-762-3950

Renaissance The Renaissance

From Machiavelli to Renaissance art, discover everything you want to know about the Renaissance on this site.

Museum of Science: Leonardo DaVinci

The Museum of Science presents an online exhibition with biography, portrait, examples of da Vinci’s work and background information on the Renaissance.

Renaissance: What inspired this age of balance and order?

This is a general introduction to the Renaissance and includes interactive activities.

Rome Reborn: The Vatican Library and Renaissance Culture

This Library of Congree online exhibit “documents how the Vatican Library became a center for the revival of classical culture known as the Renaissance.”

Sixteenth Century Renaissance English Literature: Background Information

From the culture to the history, this site features a comprehensive list of resources on the Renaissance.

Victoria and Albert Museum: Medieval & Renaissance

View the collection of treasures from the period 300-1600, read the features on topics such as Leonardo DaVinci, or follow the Renaissance blog.