Museo Bagatti Valsecchi

Museo Bagatti Valsecchi  Housed in the Palazzo Bagatti Valsecchi, in the heart of Milan, this is one of the finest museum-homes in Europe. It is now a private foundation, set up by the Museo Bagatti Valsecchi heirs to open the family's late 19th century residence and collections of artworks to the public. Since 1994, it has…

Branca Tower Milan

Designed by Gio Ponti, the Branca Tower is considered to be a true work of art, “where modern architecture and new techniques find common ground.” Slender and transparent, a true architectural challenge, it was constructed in record time, just two-and-a-half months in 1933, for the V Triennial Exhibition, together with six large temporary “isolated arches”,…

Brera Art Gallery

The Pinacoteca di Brera is Milan’s principal art gallery and one of the most important in the world due to its prestigious collections of ancient and modern painting. The collections arose out of the Napoleon-era. As in Venice and Bologna, the Brera also performed a teaching function under the direction of the Fine Arts Gallery.…

Treasure of Sant Ambrogio

WITH MilanoCard, FREE ADMISSION ON TUESDAYS TO THIS MUSEUM! Every other day with MilanoCard, – 50%. Saint Ambrose (Sant’Ambrogio) is the patron saint of the city of Milan. In the city center, just steps away from the Duomo, can be found the Basilica dedicated to the saint. The Basilica of Sant’Ambrogio was originally built in…

Poldi Pezzoli Museum Milan

The Poldi Pezzoli house-museum is worldly well-known, created by the Milanese art collector Gian Giacomo Poldi Pezzoli (1822-1879). Opened to the public in 1879, it shows great painting by master such as Mantegna, Piero della Francesca, Botticelli, Raffaello e Tiepolo and collections of works of art: arms and armours, glass, porcelain, clocks and sundials, textiles,…

Wellness in Milan

Of the many day-spas to choose from, QC Terme Milano is by far the largest and most luxurious. Located just a stone’s throw away from the bustling intersection at Porta Romana, crossing the threshold of this beautifully restored Art Deco building is like stepping into oasis of calm and well-being. Tucked away behind 16th century Spanish walls,…