Things to see in Milan
San Siro: the home stadium of Milan’s two biggest football teams
The San Siro is something of a rarity in the world of football, in that it is the home ground for two rival teams from the same city: Inter Milan and AC Milan.
The Milan Cathedral, the treasure of the fashion city
Milan’s striking Duomo is one of the most magnificent monuments in all of Italy. This cathedral is a must-see in the city of fashion.
Santa Maria delle Grazie, home of da Vinci’s “The Last Supper”
Located in the centre of Milan, the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie is a must see for a da Vinci masterpiece.
The Cenacolo Vinciano [The Last Supper], Da Vinci’s masterpiece, is in Milan
It is well worth visiting Milan to see Da Vinci’s The Last Supper, or Il Cenacolo Vinciano. We discuss the painting’s history and its artistic excellence — and reveal its secret code.
Castello Sforzesco, the fortress “defended” by Leonardo da Vinci
The Castello Sforzesco is a Renaissance fortress and Leonardo da Vinci was involved in its construction. Today, this symbol of Milan is home to genuine artistic treasures.
Milan Central Station: majestic and impressive
Milan Central Station is the second most important station in Italy and one of the largest in Europe.
Teatro alla Scala, one of Milan’s great treasures
The Teatro alla Scala in Milan, inaugurated in 1779 with a work by Salieri, is arguably the finest opera house in the world
Bosco Verticale in Milan: a look at sustainable architecture
The Bosco Verticale consists of two residential buildings that are also an enormous vertical garden. Discover all there is to know about this housing development in Milan.
Brera: the ‘Milanese Montmartre’ that exudes culture and bohemia
The art galleries, the bookshops, the markets and the cafés are all a precursor to Palazzo Brera, an architectural complex whose pearl is its gallery.
Parco Sempione: Milan’s green heart
Parco Sempione is in the centre of Milan and is the city’s main outdoor space for enjoying fresh air among plants, trees and impressive buildings.