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Biblioteca Nazionale Braidense

Via Brera 28, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8646 0907
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Impressive old library

An impressive old library which is worth a visit and which is easily overlooked. The first room is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Anton K
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Ghent, Belgium
Must Visit

This is a beautiful library with a collection of books with historical value. It is located on... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
JustLoveToFly
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Singapore, Singapore
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3 days ago
“Impressive old library”
25 Oct 2017
“Must Visit”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via Brera 28, 20121 Milan, Italy
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+39 02 8646 0907
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An impressive old library which is worth a visit and which is easily overlooked. The first room is accessible to everyone, the reading room is only for those who use the library (you don't have to live in Milan for it, even foreigners can register).

Thank Anton K
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful library with a collection of books with historical value. It is located on level 2 of the art academy. Very charming deco and reminds one of harry porter.

Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed 26 July 2017

It is located within the Palazo Brera. I did not initially see the library. I climbed up a set of stairs off one of the long corridors, and I saw the library ! I could visit only the reception area, where I could see very...More

Thank SujaJai
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is a beautiful and grand library, but it is only partially accessible to the general public. The first room (with some old books) is freely accessible, but the main reading hall is only accessible to those seeking to use the library. Another grand hall...More

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Brera captures the real essence of the city. It is an
excellent mix between history and modernity, where
tradition meets innovation. Here design and beauty
reign. On Via Brera there are the famous Pinacoteca
(galleries), the National Gallery of Modern and
Antique Art, and the Academy of Fine Arts. Interior
design boutiques and intellectual cafes are typical of
the district. Walking along Via Madonnina is a must to
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