History & Art Milan tour
Come and discover all that Milan has to offer with a longer tour. Milan is a hidden city, full of treasures. There is so much to see and to do. Enjoy a Art and history tour of Milan with our qualified guides, expert of Art, History and Architecture. We can bring history to life!
Leonardo's Last Supper
& Church Santa Maria delle Grazie
The church Santa Maria delle Grazie is a real treasure trove of wonders. The architecture by Bramante is a typical design of the Renaissance period. In the refectory the worldwide famous Last Supper by Leonardo. The Last Supper is a Renaissance masterpiece, painted in Milan by Leonardo da Vinci between 1495 and 1498. It was commissioned by Duke Ludovico Sforza for the refectory of the monastery of Santa Maria delle Grazie. In the painting the Renaissance virtuosity reached its peak. It is innovative in terms of its study of emotional reactions and psychological states. We take care of booking Last Supper tickets. Ask us as soon as possible!
It is the monument symbol of Milan, with its golden Madonnina. It is one of the most famous and complex Gothic constructions of the world. An iconic building of Milan, the entire history of Milan can be learned in the visit. Inside, the remains of the ancient Basilica are to be seen.
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele
& Opera House alla Scala
A fascinating journey through the history of music. Most of Italy's greatest operatic artists, as Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini, and many of the finest singers from around the world, have appeared at La Scala during the past 200 years, and still it is considered to be the leading opera and ballet theatres in the world. The Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II was designed in 1861 and built by Giuseppe Mengoni between 1865 and 1877, and it is one of the world's oldest shopping malls and a pure symbol of Milan. Housed within a four-story double arcade in central Milan, the Galleria is named after Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of the Kingdom of Italy.
& Church San Maurizio Maggiore
Piazza Mercanti is a very special place in Milan, where you can feel the the greatness of the past. The square used to be the heart of the city in the Middle Ages. San Maurizio is a wonderful church, entirely decorated with frescoes of lombard artists of the 16th century. Its uniqueness lies in the frescoes depicting mostly holy female figures, due to the fact that this was a Benedictine monastery in the past.
& Museum with Pietà Rondanini by Michelangelo
The Sforza Castle, one of the main monuments of Milan, had different embellishments and refurbishments during its history, to become a symbol of of the city up to now. It was also the headquarter of the Sforza family that hosted Leonardo da Vinci for about twenty years. Inside, a room with a forest painted by Leonardo, the biggest revelation of the earliest restauration, and a masterpiece by Michelangelo, the Pietà Rondanini.
Brera Art Gallery
The Pinacoteca di Brera (Brera Art Gallery) is located in the great palace of Brera, which has always been the true pole of Arts in Milan, with its Academy of Fine Arts, the Library and the Astronomical Observatory. The museum houses one of the most famous collections of paintings in Italy, specializing in Venetian and Lombard paintings, and features masterpieces by great painters such as Raphael, Mantegna, Caravaggio, Tintoretto, Piero della Francesca. The visit is not to be missed!
You can choose one of ours marvelous tours. A walking tour is the most enjoyable way to see this Milano so please mind comfortable shoes! Part of the route might be by public transport, we will give you the proper ticket.