Milan… City of fashion and design, Italy’s business powerhouse.
Its contemporary energy is balanced by some world-famous works of art and architectural landmarks:
|Da Vinci’s Last Supper||Milan Cathedral||La Scala opera house|
|Brera Art Gallery||Sforza Castle||San Siro|
|Milan Municipality’s Official Website
How to use this portal…
This portal is designed to help English-speaking visitors and residents make the most of Milan.
What’s On: a calendar of entertainment and events, such as opera, concerts, football, films in original language, street markets, talks and much more.
Art Galleries: an overview of the modern and contemporary art exhibitions
Museums: information on the various collections, such as the Leonardo da Vinci Science Museum, Leonardo’s Horse and the La Scala theatre museum.
Nightlife: nightlife scene in areas such as the Navigli canal district, the Brera artists’ quarter, and Porta Romana, centred on the serene beauty of the Basilica of San Lorenzo with its row of Ancient Roman columns.
Shopping in Milan: high fashion district around Via Montenapoleone and its glittering showrooms in cool steel and glass, right through to the colourful street markets, and the ever-popular factory outlets.
The Useful Information: from Airports to Youth Hostels. For those living and working in Milan, there is information on business resources, trade and cultural institutes, social events, trade fairs and home-hunting.
Noticeboard: post questions and suggestions, and view the answers from other readers.
We hope that you enjoy the portal. For any questions or suggestions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org