POINTS OF IN­TER­EST

Dis­cover the city, start­ing from its main land­mark at­trac­tions.

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DUOMO

Milan's cathe­dral is one of the most im­por­tant Gothic build­ings in the world. www.duo­momi­lano.it. Pi­azza Duomo. M1-M3 Duomo. Map F4

GAL­LE­RIA VITTORIO EMANUELE II

An el­e­gant four-storey ar­cade hous­ing lux­ury cafés and de­signer shops known as the ‘liv­ing room' of the Mi­lanese. Don't miss the

Leonardo3-The World of Leonardo da Vinci

ex­hi­bi­tion with new dis­cov­er­ies: codices, ma­chines, paint­ings and draw­ings (www.leonardo3.net). Map F4

“THE LAST SUP­PER” IN SANTA MARIA DELLE GRAZIE CHURCH

Leonardo da Vinci's mu­ral paint­ing is one of the most fa­mous at­trac­tions in the world. www.ce­na­colovin­ciano.net. Pi­azza Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2. M1-M2 Cadorna FN, M1 Con­cil­i­azione. Map D4

CASTELLO SFORZESCO

A 15th cen­tury seat for Milan's ducal fam­ily. To­day, its mu­se­ums con­tain mas­ter­pieces by famed artists. www.mi­lanocastello.it Pi­azza Castello, 1. M1-M2 Cadorna FN, M1 Cairoli, M2 Lanza. Map E4

NAVIGLI

A net­work of canals per­fected by Leonardo da Vinci and cur­rently one of the main hubs of the Mi­lanese “movida”. Don't miss the Darsena, the “port of Milan”. M2 Porta Gen­ova FS. Map E6

PI­AZZA DELLA SCALA/TEATRO

The per­fect lo­ca­tion for the

Gal­lerie d'Italia Art Mu­seum and the pre­miere opera house. www.gal­leried­i­talia.com www.teatroal­las­cala.org Pi­azza della Scala. M1-M3 Duomo. Map F4

AMBROSIANA PIC­TURE GALLERY

Ex­hi­bi­tion of sev­eral works of art from the 15th through 17th cen­turies and home to Leonardo's

Codex At­lanti­cus. www.ambrosiana.it. Pi­azza Pio XI, 2. M1-M3 Duomo. Map F5

BR­ERA DISTRICT

One of the city's most vi­brant dis­tricts known for its bo­hemian at­mos­phere and trendy nightlife. Via Br­era and sur­round­ing ar­eas. M2 Lanza. Map F3

© DANIMISRA Duomo

Gal­le­ria Vittorio Emanuele II

Teatro alla Scala

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