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Vintage Fiat 500 Tour in Milan
"During the 30-minute tour ""Fast Tour"" you will see the heart of the city the Sforza Castle the Montenapoleone Luxury District the Brera Art District the Scala Opera House Modern Art Gallery Modern Art Pavillion
From EUR60.00
 
Villa Necchi Campiglio Small-Group Tour
"Villa Necchi Campiglio is a magnificent treasure of art and architecture in the centre of Milan.The Villa was built by Piero Portaluppi between 1932 and 1935 for the family of Angelo Campiglio his wife Gigina Necchi and his sister-in-law Nedda.The world of the Necchi Campiglio family was that of bourgeoise Lombard industrialists comfortably well-off but also hard-working and up-to-date whose wealth was based on the invention of the well-known Necchi sewing machine. Portaluppi was succeeded by Tomaso Buzzi who after the second world war imbued the rooms with a more classic
From EUR10.00
 
Milan Fashion District Tour
"Explore Milan’s Quadrilatero della Moda the city’s glitzy fashion district on a 2-hour walking tour.Often called Milan’s fashion quadrangle the glamorous neighborhood is home to a litany of the world’s leading fashion designers who have spread their shops over famous streets like Via Montenapoleone.Stroll down pedestrianized Via della Spiga seeing well-heeled locals shopping for Italian designers like Bulgari Sergio Rossi and Dolce & Gabbana
From EUR175.00

Castello Sforzesco Tips (9)

Castello Sforzesco

The architect who first conceived this overpowering brickwork complex is unknown, but it was probably begun when Galeazzo Visconti had a castle built along the Roman walls near the city gates named...
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croisbeauty
Jan 30, 2014

Pleasure for the eyes, and whole being if U wish

In Castello Sforzesco, apart from enjoying wonderful Italian castle itself, there are neat exhibitions. Also, after you walk and walk around giving pleasure to your eyes and anima, in the case you are...
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adonai_2012
Sep 29, 2006

Castello Sforzesco

The door surmonted by a huge Sforza coat of arms leads up to the Ducal Court where the art museums are located. The vestibule before reaching the court is full of sculptures and the sinopia of a...
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croisbeauty
Apr 29, 2004

Castello Sforzesco

In 1848 Austrian general Radetzky ordered the total demolition of the corner towers, and in 1880 the fortress was is such a terrible state that a complete demolition was proposed. In order to prevent...
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Apr 29, 2004

Castello Sforzesco

The greatest fortifications, however, were those erected during the 1560's when Vicenzo Seregni designed six bulwarks laid out like points of a star around the fortress, completed towers the end of...
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croisbeauty
Apr 29, 2004

Castello Sforzesco

....The new lord of the city, Francesco Sforza, disregarded the pact he had signed in 1450 with representatives of the Milanese citizenry. In the pact he had agreed to have the gloomy Visconti...
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croisbeauty
Jan 19, 2004

Castel Sforza

Carrying the name of Francesco Sforza, the impressive fortress spreads on several hectares. Surrounded with brick battlements dark red, nearly violine, it is punctuated regularly of towers. Inside,...
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Klod5
Mar 09, 2003

Michaelangelo’s third essay of...

Michaelangelo’s third essay of the Christian emblem of pity and mourning, the Rondanini Pietà in Milan, was his last sculpture; he was at work on it only a few days before his death. The opportunity...
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MVMT
Aug 24, 2002

Visit the Castle Sforza. It's...

Visit the Castle Sforza. It's a beautiful piece of architecture. Hanging out at Bar Magenta after work, the local bar near the Cadorna train station.
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Aug 26, 2002
 
 
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Things to Do Near Milan

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Basilica San Babila

One of the oldest churches in Milan, originally dating from the 4th century, San Babila was once regarded as one of the most important churches in the city after the Duomo and Sant'Ambrogio. But...
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Piazza San Babila

The Piazza San Babila is a pleasant little square at the heart of Milan's fashion and shopping district. Its most striking building is its namesake church the Basilica of San Babila. This was...
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Corso Vittorio Emanuele II

Starting on the right side of the Dome and ending in Piazza San Babila, Corso Vittorio Emanuele is a famous shopping area in Milan. Important Italian and international brands, such as H&M, Zara,...
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Chiesa San Pietro in Gessate - Church

There is the statue of Virgin Mary and many vow gifts in the altar. Ambrogio Bergognone (Burgundian) also known as Ambrogio di Stephano da Fossano painted the fresco showing the scene of the Funeral...
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Palazzo Castiglioni

Sommaruga is the most well known Art Nouveau architect of Milano. His first important work is the Palazzo Castiglioni in the corso Venezia, 47 built between 1901 and 1904 as a total work of art .The...
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Museo Bagatti-Valsecchi

Bagatti-Valsecchi Museum represents you brilliant collection collected by two brothers Fausto (1843-1914) and Giuseppe (1845-1934) the Barons of Bagatti Valsecchi. Brothers not only collected...
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