Milan City Break – Attractions-Sights-Landmarks

Milan (Milano)

Official seal of Milan

 Milano Centrale railway station

Milano Centrale railway station

02. Unicredit Tower - the tallest building in Italy

Unicredit Tower – the tallest building in Italy

03. Green balconies

Green balconies

04. Church of Saint Mark (Chiesa di San Marco)

Church of Saint Mark (Chiesa di San Marco)

05. Monument to Leonardo da Vinci

Monument to Leonardo da Vinci

06. Unicredit Bank building in Piazza Cordusio (Palazzo del Credito Italiano)

Unicredit Bank building in Piazza Cordusio (Palazzo del Credito Italiano)

07. Palazzo delle Assicurazioni Generali

Palazzo delle Assicurazioni Generali

08. Palazzo delle Poste (ex Borsa di Milano)

Palazzo delle Poste (ex Borsa di Milano)

09. Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II's triumphal arch

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II’s triumphal arch

10. Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

11. Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

12. Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II – Mosaic floor

13. Sforza Castle (Castello Sforzesco)

Sforza Castle (Castello Sforzesco)

14.  Michelangelo's last sculpture - Rondanini Pietà (Museum of Ancient Art, Sforza Castle)

Michelangelo’s last sculpture – Rondanini Pietà (Museum of Ancient Art, Sforza Castle)

15. Museum of Ancient Art, Sforza Castle (Museo D'arte Antica, Castello Sforzesco)

Museum of Ancient Art, Sforza Castle (Museo D’arte Antica, Castello Sforzesco)

16. An inner view of Sforza Castle

An inner view of Sforza Castle

17 Old furniture from Sforza Castle Pinacoteca (Pinacoteca del Castello Sforzesco)

Old furniture from Sforza Castle Pinacoteca (Pinacoteca del Castello Sforzesco)

18. White feet

White feet

19. Stradivarius violin in the Museum of Musical Instruments, Sforza Castle (Civico Museo degli Strumenti Musicali, Castello Sforzesco)

Stradivarius violin in the Museum of Musical Instruments, Sforza Castle (Civico Museo degli Strumenti Musicali, Castello Sforzesco)

20. Romanian falg on Via Dante

Romanian falg on Via Dante

21.  Palace of Reason (Palazzo della Ragione)

Palace of Reason (Palazzo della Ragione)

22. Clock Tower on Via dei Mercanti

Clock Tower on Via dei Mercanti

23. Monument to King Victor Emmanuel II

Monument to King Victor Emmanuel II

24. Milan Cathedral - Metropolitan Cathedral-Basilica of the Nativity of Saint Mary ( Duomo di Milano - Basilica cattedrale metropolitana di Santa Maria Nascente)

Milan Cathedral – Metropolitan Cathedral-Basilica of the Nativity of Saint Mary ( Duomo di Milano – Basilica cattedrale metropolitana di Santa Maria Nascente)

25. Booh!

Booh!

26.  Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo)

Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo)

27. Pinacoteca di Brera - 'Lamentation over the Dead Christ' by Andrea Mantegna

Pinacoteca di Brera – ‘Lamentation over the Dead Christ’ by Andrea Mantegna

28. Pinacoteca di Brera - 'The Kiss' by Francesco Hayez

Pinacoteca di Brera – ‘The Kiss’ by Francesco Hayez

29. Advertising on the cathedral ... with the permission of the pope, of course

Advertising on the cathedral … with the permission of the pope, of course

30. Door of the cathedral

Door of the cathedral

31. Church of Saint Gotthard of Hildesheim (Chiesa di San Gottardo in Corte)

Church of Saint Gotthard of Hildesheim (Chiesa di San Gottardo in Corte)

32. The Biscione - the coat of arms of the House of Visconti, from the Archbishops' palace in Piazza Duomo

The Biscione – the coat of arms of the House of Visconti, from the Archbishops’ palace in Piazza Duomo

33. Bank of Italy Palace (Palazzo della Banca d'Italia)

Bank of Italy Palace (Palazzo della Banca d’Italia)

34. Archaeological Museum (Civico Museo Archeologico)

Archaeological Museum (Civico Museo Archeologico)

35. Church of Holy Mary of Grace with Leonardo da Vinci's 'The Last Supper' (Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie con 'L'Ultima Cena' di Leonardo da Vinci)

Church of Holy Mary of Grace with Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘The Last Supper’ (Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie con ‘L’Ultima Cena’ di Leonardo da Vinci)

36. 'Ago, filo e nodo' by Claes Oldenburg in Piazzale Cadorna

‘Ago, filo e nodo’ by Claes Oldenburg in Piazzale Cadorna

37. Building on Piazza Castello, 16

Building on Piazza Castello, 16

38. Entrance of the Arena Civica (Arena Gianni Brera)

Entrance of the Arena Civica (Arena Gianni Brera)

39. Porta Garibaldi

Porta Garibaldi

40. Teatro alla Scala

Teatro alla Scala

41. Teatro alla Scala - 'Traviata' original poster

Teatro alla Scala – ‘Traviata’ original poster

42. La Scala opera house

La Scala opera house

44. Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo)

Cathedral Square (Piazza del Duomo)

43. Cathedral pinnacles & spires

Cathedral pinnacles & spires

45. Flying buttresses

Flying buttresses

46. Cathedral buttresses, flying buttresses and pinnacles

Cathedral buttresses, flying buttresses and pinnacles

47. Church of Santa Maria presso San Satiro

Church of Santa Maria presso San Satiro

48. Saint Ambrose postern (Pusterla di Sant'Ambrogio)

Saint Ambrose postern (Pusterla di Sant’Ambrogio)

49. Cova Castle (Castello Cova)

Cova Castle (Castello Cova)

50. Church of Saint Mark (Chiesa di San Marco)

Church of Saint Mark (Chiesa di San Marco)