Museums

Ambrosiana Art Gallery

Ambrosiana: Art Gallery, Library and Academy

The Ambrosiana is a complex cultural institution with a splendid Art gallery hosting some of the most masterpieces in Milan, a Library and an Academy.
Villa Arconati in Milan

Villa Arconati, the “Little Versaille” in Milan

The splendid Villa Arconati, located in the Parco delle Groane, just 10 km from the city centre, is an illustrious example of a Milanese...
Dan Flavin Chiesa Rossa in Milan

Chiesa Rossa. The Art of Light by Dan Flavin

A neighbourhood parish church with an essential and monumental appearance, designed in the 1930s (by Gianni Muzio), in a popular context of the city:...
The Rotated Room at Milan's Museum of Illusion. Photo credits (c) Museo delle Illusioni

Milan’s Museum of Illusions

Over 70 attractions inviting visitors to play with science, psychology, biology, mathematics and physics, put together into an itinerary conceived to shock and entertain:...
Duomo di Milano (c) Shutterstock.com

Duomo, the cathedral

Among one of the most important (and majestic) Gothic buildings in the world, the church, constructed on and off over a period of 450...
A selection of car by Italian brands and designers at ADI Design Museum (c) Andrea Jarach

ADI Design Museum – Compasso d’Oro

ADI Design Museum - Compasso d'Oro is one of the two design museums in Milan, together with the Triennale di Milano. It was born...
MAXXI Museo nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo

Online Projects by Italian Contemporary Art Museums

The use of new technologies and the tight collaboration with MiBACT (the Italian Ministry of fine art, cultural activities and tourism) have led the...
Triennale Design Museum © Triennale Milano - Gianluca Di Ioia

Museo del Design Italiano c/o Triennale Design Museum

Located on the ground floor of the Triennale Milano, the Museo del Design Italiano, hosts a selection of the most representative pieces of Italian...
View of the central part of the MUDEC

Mudec, Milan Museum of Cultures

It’s an important architectural design feat, originating from the inspirational, intrepid recovery of a former industrial area. It’s a display space spread out over 17,000...
The red room at the Bagatti Valsecchi House Museum

Bagatti Valsecchi House Museum

Located in the heart of Milan, the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum/House is one of the best preserved in Europe. Its evocative rooms house precious Renaissance...
The Alfa Romeo Automotive Museum

8 Automotive Museums in Northern Italy

A map of these venues followsOn the outskirts of Milan, the Alfa Romeo Museum in Arese, also known as ‘The Time Machine’, tells the...