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Museum of Ancient Art

Castello Sforzesco, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8846 3734
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Nice museum

Part of the Castle museum, this museum has quite nice collection of artefacts, but organization... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Aleksandar S
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Belgrade, Serbia
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An amazing museum

We were lucky as it was free entrance as it was the first Sunday of the month. This museum is just... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
olie293
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Buderim, Australia
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8 Nov 2017
“Nice museum”
3 Oct 2017
“An amazing museum”
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Castello Sforzesco, 20121 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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+39 02 8846 3734
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Part of the Castle museum, this museum has quite nice collection of artefacts, but organization layout should be better. Great coloured glass everywhere.

1  Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were lucky as it was free entrance as it was the first Sunday of the month. This museum is just fabulous and you need a long time to see it. It just goes on for ages and you must see it. Fabulous art works.

Thank olie293
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

The museum is housed in rooms bearing Sforza and Spanish era decorations, with many interesting items from the ancient history of the city and surrounding region. I can understand that it is not so interesting for everybody, especially with the ongoing restoration, but for me...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2017

Badly organised, poor collection, never seen such a bad museum on this subject. And staff doesn't know anything, and only speeks Italian!

Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 23 March 2017

This part of Castello Sforzesco museums covers mostly medieval art, especially statues. Besides that, the rooms are amazing themselves with painted ceilings, including one of them painted by Leonardo.

Thank Boris B
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is the first museum we encountered after the buying the tickets, which include all the museums in Castello Sforzesco. The exhibits are interesting and well signed.

1  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

A must to visit - see the last Michelangelo 3D statuette as well as many Leonardo da Vinci designs - figures, weapons, marbel, and lots more from the 1400's cent is you image for life!

Thank Jannick H
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Reviewed 13 June 2014

This museum is inside the Castello Sforzesco in Milan. It houses a lot of medieval and renaissance paintings, weapons, armors, statues displayed in many rooms. One of the most important pieces is the Rondanini Pieta sculpted by Michelangelo. Also don't miss the huge room ceiling...More

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Reviewed 17 December 2013

I've been to Milan multiple times, but never took the time to see the Museums. This one is wonderful because for one low admission price (I think Fridays are still free), you gain admittance to all the different museums and castles. If you don't have...More

3  Thank kathylynne1
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Reviewed 21 August 2012

You can get lost just walking throught it there is so much for all differnt types of people. the chouice is amazing, as is the biulding itself which should be a pice of art. the archeology is also well worth a trip.

1  Thank Drutt123
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