Registering with AngloINFO is quick and simple and gives you a lot of additional opportunities to benefit from AngloINFO's many services. It's also completely free of charge.Read More...
Museums & Monuments
Museums & Monuments - 17 Listings
Bagatti Valsecchi Museum
Well preserved historic house museum in downtown Milan; Italian Renaissance art and decorative arts are displayed as they were in the late 19th century. At via Gesu 5, 20122 Milan.
Basilica of San Giacomo
Completed in 1125, this basilica is an example of Roman-Lombard. Inside mosaics, an ancient cross and a wooden sculpture of Christ are displayed. Located in the historical area of Bellagio.
Castle gallery displaying artwork and sculptures from the Middle Ages to the 18th century. Works include Michalangelo's Rondanini Pieta. Open everyday 07:00-18:00 in winter and 07:00-19:00 in summer at Piazza Castello 3, 20121 Milan (MI).
- Visit website
- Tel: 02 8846 3700
Certosa di Pavia
Monastery complex famous for its Gothic and Renaissance architecture, paintings and sculptures. Open Tuesday to Saturday from October to March and Tuesday to Sunday from April to September. Opening times are seasonal. At 27012 Certosa di Pavia (PV).
Civico Museo Archeologico
Museum with collections from the Roman, Greek and Etruscan eras. Open everyday except Monday 09:00-13:00 and 14:00-17:30. At corso Magenta 15, 20123 Milan (MI).
- Tel: 02 864 50011
Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper is displayed at the Santa Maria delle Grazie monastery. Opens Tuesday to Sunday 08:00-19:30. Visits must be reserved. Located at Piazza Santa Maria della Grazie 2, Corso Magenta, 20123 Milan (MI).
- Tel: 02 894 21146
Museo Civico Archeologico
Museum exhibiting archeological artefacts dating back to the pre-historic era. Open Tuesday to Sunday 09:00-12:30 and 14:30-18:00. Free guided tours are available on request. At Piazza Cittadella 12, 24129 Bergamo (BG).
Museo delle Api
Museum exploring the nature and life of bees. Open the last Sunday of the month 09:30-11:30. At Via Menegardo 32, 22700 Bregnano (CO).
Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia - Leonardo da Vinci
The National Science and Technology Museum has models of Leonardo da Vinci's designs as well as ships, trains, radio, energy and educational exhibits. Open Tuesday to Friday 09:30-17:00 and weekends 09:30-18:30 at Via S Vittore 21, 20123 Milan (MI).
Opened to visitors in 1881, Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli's mansion displays many works of art and is decorated in Baroque, Medieval, Early Renaissance and Rococo styles. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00 at Via Manzoni 12, 20121 Milan (MI).
Museo Teatrale alla Scala
The Sambon collection of opera-related antiques, including Verdi's death mask, is displayed. Open everyday 09:00-12:30 and 13:30-17:30. Last entrants permitted 30 minutes before closing. Largo Ghiringhelli 1 Piazza Scala, 20121 Milan (MI).
- Visit website
- Tel: 02 8879 2473 /
02 8879 7473
Museum of Navigation Instruments
Exhibition of over 200 navigational instruments including solar clocks, telescopes and brass planetarium. Open in summer season 10:00-13:00 and in the afternoon by appointment. At Piazza Don Miotti, 22020 San Giovanni di Bellagio (CO).
Art gallery with 24 rooms founded in 1603 by Cardinal Borromeo. Works include Botticelli's Madonna del Padiglione, Luini's Holy Family and Leonardo's Codex Atlantico. Open 10:00-17:30 Tuesday to Sunday at Piazza Pio XI 2, 20123 Milan (MI).
Pinacoteca di Brera
Established by Napoleon, this art gallery has more than 600 works including Boccioni's Riot in the Galleria, Montegna's Dead Christ and Hayez's The Kiss. Open Tuesday to Sunday 08:30-19:30 at Via Brera 28, 20121 Milan (MI).
Teatro La Scala
Milan's world famous opera house. Each year the season traditionally opens on December 7. The La Scala Museum houses a collection of paintings, drafts, statues and costumes regarding the theatre's history. At Piazza della Scala, 20121 Milan (MI).
Located in the Piazza del Duomo, this is one of Italy's most famous Gothic cathedrals. Dress code to enter. Open 06:45-18:45. Also museo del duomo nearby. At Piazza del Duomo, 20122 Milan (MI)
- Visit website
- Tel: 028 646 3456
Villa Melzi d'Eril
A villa of historical interest built for Duke Francesco Melzi d'Eril. Visitors are allowed entrance to the chapel, gardens and museum. Open March to October 09:00-18:00. Located at Via Melzi d'Eril, 26900 Bellagio (CO).
- Tel: 031 950 204
Forex Cross Rates