Milan landmarks

Milan is one of the most important financial and commercial centers in the world, something that all tourists are clear about and that is why all its shops and commercial areas are always crowded. However, you can also do a very important cultural tourism since there are really interesting monuments that are worth visiting.

Castles, palaces , theaters, sculptures and many other buildings and monuments fill Milan with history in every corner, so here are a few that are a must-see and that you will surely love:

Sforzesco Castle : It was built in 1450 and has undergone several modifications throughout this time until the last and most important one was carried out in the 19th century. It is an impressive building that houses several interior courtyards, spectacular rooms and many works of art from various eras. There you find some of the most important art exhibitions in the city.
Monumental Cemetery : It was built in 1860 and is spectacular, with several statues, chapels and works of art that are part of a landscape in which you can find graves of important figures of Italian and European culture such as Maria Callas, Quasimodo Salvatore , Alessandro Manzoni or Eugenio Montale.
Royal Palace : It is in the Piazza Duomo and within its walls lived some of the most powerful men in the city since 1100. Currently it houses several temporary exhibitions and you can visit it almost completely to discover what life was like at that time.
La Scala Theater : A dream place for opera lovers and that you must visit even if you are not. Here music greats such as Verdi, Puccini, Bellini, Rossigni or Donizetti made their debut. In its facilities you will also find a monument tribute to Leonardo da Vinci.
Columns of San Lorenzo : It is the only one from the Roman period that remains in the city and there are 16 columns that are in front of the Basilica of San Lorenzo and that date back to the second century although there are no exact data. A whole Roman temple in the Milanese city.