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Discovery Station Assisi

Piazza Dante Alighieri, 06081, Assisi, Italy
+39 392 451 2472
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The owner of the tourist station in Assisi went above and beyond to help my wife and I. We were put... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
Connor O
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Boston, Ma
Best help to turists

I came to assisi alone for vacation. Mr. Aslan palombo was very freindly and helpfull. He helped me... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2017
Yael M
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Gan Yavneh, HaMerkaz, Israel
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Discovery Station Assisi (DSA) is a private nonprofit Children's Science and Technology Museum located at the Assisi Train Station. It is funded primarily through donations collected from offering world class tourist information/services from quick day planning, accommodations, AVIS car rental, DHL Express shipping and expatriate consulting. DSA provides programs for all ages available for individuals, schools, groups and private parties featuring Arduino, LEGO Mindstorms, Makey Makey and beyond. Come play in our intelligent playground featuring the 12 meter long 4 meter high Subysaurus modelled after "Sue", build a robot, practice your language skills and relax in the DSA WiFi lounge.
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  • Average6%
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13 Sep 2017
“Beyond Helpful”
20 Feb 2017
“First stop, best choice”
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Piazza Dante Alighieri, 06081, Assisi, Italy
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

The owner of the tourist station in Assisi went above and beyond to help my wife and I. We were put in a bad situation where we knew we were close to being robbed in the train station (but most likely the train). The owner...More

Thank Connor O
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I came to assisi alone for vacation. Mr. Aslan palombo was very freindly and helpfull. He helped me find my coat that i lost on the train from Roma. Its good to have this kind of place that help with good willing and welcome wvery...More

Thank Yael M
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Fun, happy, kind, friendly staff member went out of his way three or four times to make our visit the best it could be. Great stop to start your Assisi experience, right at the train station.

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I was travelling from Rome to Florence and I had the chance to meet in the station of Assisi Discovery which is an unbelievable place with unbelievable people that speak fluent English French Spanish and Portuguese . They helped me to visit the city and...More

Thank almirvieira
Reviewed 22 July 2015

i loved the small sized church compared to St Peters basilica. The gross opulence was not found here. Well worth the trip?

Thank mqkuznitz
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Located in the Assisi train station, these folks are the best! They will show you exactly what to do for the time that you are there and help you maximize your experience out of Assisi! They love running into travelers who speak English; Rebecca is...More

Thank YankeePhi19
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Without a doubt this was the most welcome, kind and helpful place we visited in our travels through Italy. They are located at the train station and bus stop. The owners are from the US and so very kind. After getting off train from Rome...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2013

We had a great time in Assisi, thanks in no small part to Jack and his wife, the owners of this place. Jack greeted us when we arrived, and was incredibly helpful to us. For example, when we told him that we were going into...More

1  Thank Yorg30
Reviewed 22 March 2013

I have never been to Assisi. I did not know the town is about 15-20 minutes away by bus from the train station. I did not want to lug my luggages around, and found this unlikely Discovery Station offering "luggage service". Jack and Helen are...More

Thank DannielNYC
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