Where Milan - - CONTENTS -

Dis­cover the city, start­ing from its main land­mark at­trac­tions.


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 (www.leonardo3.net). Map F4

“THE LAST SUP­PER” 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

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

MONTENAPOLEONE DISTRICT Mi­lan is known as one of the shop­ping cap­i­tals of the world and via Montenapoleone, to­gether with the Golden Quad is en­tirely given over to lux­ury shop­ping. Here the most im­por­tant fash­ion de­sign­ers of­fer their cre­ations. M3 Montenapoleone, M1 San Ba­bila. Map F4-G4

Darsena, Navigli

Museo Teatrale alla Scala

Museo del Nove­cento

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