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Itinerary & Tours
In Milan there are many art and history sites and many amusement to enjoy! Discover them!
Last Supper by Leonardo
In the splendid Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, a Unesco World Heritage Site , is one of Leonardo's most famous works of art: the Last Supper, also know as "Il cenacolo". Da Vinci had experimented a type of painting, but already in 1556 Arts biographer Giorgio Vasari noticed it was starting to fade. The passing of time and the bombings of 1943 did not help protect it. The refectory containing this fresco can now be accessed only by appointment, and by a limited number of visitors;therefore if you need futher information about reservation please ask to the Concierge.
Duomo Milan Cathedral
Milan is rich in art, history and culture, and is the business, design and fashion centre of Italy but the heart of the city is for sure the Cathedral. One of the largest churches in Europe and the symbol of Milan, its construction started in 1386 and ended in the late 19th century. It is made in white Candoglia marble, and characterised by 3400 statues and its fabulous stained-glass windows.
Together with Duomo the Sforza's Castle is one of the most famous monuments in Milano. Built in 1368 as a fortress by Galeazzo II Visconti, the Sforza Castle was enlarged during the 14th century by Gian Galeazzo. Today the castle is home to the Civic Museums.Inside, the Museum of Ancient Art is custodian to the last masterpiece of Michelangelo,the Pietà Rondanini; it also hosts the Picture Gallery, the Furniture Collection.