Top Historical Places in Milan, Italy

Historical Places in Milan - Witness the History of Milan

Milan is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Milan one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Milan is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Milan or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Milan. Explore the historical monuments of Milan with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Milan guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Milan page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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    List of Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Milan

    Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Milan.

  • Duomo Di Milano

    #1 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Duomo Di Milano

    Tags: Religious Site, Statue, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Piazza del Duomo, 20122 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Milan’s Cathedral, or Duomo, is symbol of the city. The most exuberant example of Northern Gothic in Italy, its spiky spires and towers dominate Piazza del Duomo, Milan’s beating heart. Th...Read more

  • Sforza Castle

    #2 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Sforza Castle

    Tags: Museum, Castle

    Address: Piazza Castello 27029 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 07:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Sforza Castle is a place which should be counted as one of the best tourist places in Milan. The Castle was built in the 18th century. The place is worth visiting to visualize something unique. It is ...Read more

  • Villa Necchi Campiglio

    #3 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Villa Necchi Campiglio

    Tags: Heritage Building

    Address: Via Mozart, 14, 20122 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Nedda and Gigina Necchi, and Gigina's husband Angelo Campiglio, enjoyed serious bragging right during the 1930s, when they lived in this lovely art deco and Rationalist-style villa by Piero Portaluppi...Read more

  • Arco Della Pace

    #4 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Arco Della Pace

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Piazza Sempione, 20154 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This neoclassical 19th century arch, 25 metres high, was built to commemorate and celebrate Napoleon's triumphs at first, and so called Arco delle Vittorie (Arch of Victory). Later, in 1859, it was re...Read more

  • La Vigna Di Leonardo

    #5 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    La Vigna Di Leonardo

    Tags: Tour, Heritage Building

    Address: Corso Magenta, 65, 20123 Milan, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This Renaissance house stands right in front of the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, where Leonardo painted The Last Supper. The garden here used to be a vineyard, gifted to Leonardo by a grateful ...Read more

  • Colonne Di San Lorenzo

    #6 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Colonne Di San Lorenzo

    Tags: Ancient Ruin, Entertainment, Nightlife

    Address: Corso di Porta Ticinese, 20123 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This s no bar or pub or club or restaurant. And yet, this is still one of the most loved nightspots in the city. The Columns of San Lorenzo are ancient roman ruins, sixteen tall corinthian columns mov...Read more

  • Royal Palace

    #7 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Royal Palace

    Tags: Palace, Heritage Building

    Address: Piazza del Duomo, 12, Milano, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The palace has played an important role in Milan's history for a long time, almost a thousand years. It was the seat of the government during the medieval ages, and later, a governor's palace under Fe...Read more

  • Palazzo Marino

    #8 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Palazzo Marino

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace

    Address: Piazza della Scala, 2, 20121 Milano, Italy

    Timings: 09:30 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This 16th century palace was designed by  architect Galeazzo Alessi and some of Milan's foremost sculptors at the time. It was built for the Genoan merchant Tommaso Marino. Since 1861, it has con...Read more

  • Corso Buenos Aires

    #9 of 43 Historical Things To Do in Milan
    Corso Buenos Aires

    Tags: Entertainment, Streets

    Address: Corso Buenos Aires, Milan

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This elegant street of neoclassical and art nouveau architecture has the highest concentration of clothing shops of any other in Europe. There are over 350 outlets here stretching along 1.2 kilometres...Read more

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