You will be met at the entrance of the Sforza Castle by your Blue Badge Guide. There will be an introduction to the tour followed by a visit to the fortress impressive courtyards. Two of Milans ruling dynasties resided here, Visconti and Sforza, who during their time welcomed some of the greatest artists including Michelangelo Buonarroti and Leonardo da Vinci.
The Castle faces the beautiful Sempione Park where you can look upon the stately Arch of Peace before walking to the church of Santa Maria Delle Grazie.
This church was commissioned and built in the 15th Century as a family mausoleum, by Ludovico il Moro and was the second site in Italy to gain UNESCO World Heritage status due to the magnificent Last Supper that adorns the convents refectory.
This exceptional masterpiece has been restored and in order to preserve it only 30 people are allowed in to see it every 30 minutes. Dont miss a second of your previous time here. Look closely at the artistry capturing the moment when Jesus declares that one of his apostles will betray him. This is a superb work of art, full of movement, the shock on the faces of the apostles apparent. Which of them will betray the Messiah?
On this 2 hour tour you get the unique opportunity to visit one Milans hidden gems that so few people have seem. Dont miss it!