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”,…

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,…