Sights & Attractions in Milan, Lombardy, and the Lakes


Things to Do in Milan

Sights Overview
Name Category Location
Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio
Milan's bishop, Saint Ambrose (one of the...
Religious Sites Sant'Ambrogio
Battistero Paleocristiano/Baptistry of San Giovanni alle Fonti
More specifically known as the Baptistry of San...
Religious Sites Duomo
Casa-Museo Boschi di Stefano
To most of people, Italian art means Renaissance...
Museums / Galleries Buenos Aires
Castello Sforzesco
For the serious student of Renaissance military...
Castles / Palaces Castello
This intricate Gothic structure has been...
Religious Sites Duomo
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele
This spectacular, late-19th-century glass-topped,...
Stores / Malls Duomo
GAM: Galleria d'Arte Moderna/Villa Reale
One of the city's most beautiful buildings is an...
Museums / Galleries Palestro
Giardini Pubblici
Giuseppe Piermarini, architect of La Scala, laid...
Gardens / Arboretums Porta Venezia
Museo Civico Archeologico
Appropriately situated in the heart of Roman...
Museums / Galleries Sant'Ambrogio
Museo Nazionale della Scienza e Tecnica
This converted cloister is best known for the...
Museums / Galleries Sant'Ambrogio
Museo Poldi-Pezzoli
This exceptional museum, opened in 1881, was...
Museums / Galleries Quadrilatero
Navigli District
In medieval times, a network of navigli, or...
Neighborhoods / Streets Navigli
Parco Sempione
Originally the gardens and parade grounds of the...
Parks Sempione
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Cardinal Federico Borromeo, one of Milan's native...
Museums / Galleries Duomo
Pinacoteca di Brera
The collection here is star-studded even by...
Museums / Galleries Brera
San Lorenzo Maggiore alle Colonne
Sixteen ancient Roman columns line the front of...
Religious Sites Ticinese
Santa Maria delle Grazie
Leonardo da Vinci's The Last Supper, housed in...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites Sant'Ambrogio
Santa Maria Presso San Satiro
Just a few steps from the Duomo, this...
Architectural Sites Duomo
Triennale Design Museum
In addition to honoring Italy's design talent,...
Museums / Galleries Brera
Villa Necchi Campiglio
In 1932, architect Piero Portaluppi designed this...
Local Interest–Sight, Architectural Sites, Restaurants Palestro


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