We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
ADMISSION 2019: open every Sunday, starting from March. Among the most beautiful and majestic pleasure villas of Milan, Villa Arconati-FAR is heritage site of great historical, cultural and architectural value. The Villa - which together with its...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via Madonna 1 | Località Castellazzo, 20021 Bollate, Italy
On the outskirts of Milan is this hidden gem. A stunning villa which is in the process of being renovated, It is well worth a visit to the villa and the grounds surrounding it. It also has a lovely little coffee shop which is well...More
It is called the little Versailles..and until 100 years ago it really was. Staying at the history of this place until 1900 it was full of treasures..from paintings to sculptures. Now the visitors could admire the paintings on the walls and the huge garden.
Been here before many years ago and the place just grows on you every time you visit it . Stunning architecture on the outskirts of Milan.
Date of experience: December 2015
VillaarconatiFAR, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Villa Arconati-FAR, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2016
Dear Martino B,
Thanks for your appreciation, we are working hard to mantain and restore the Villa and its great Gardens. We will open the 2016 season on 24th of April, we are sure you will find many news.
Villa Arconati is Castellazzo, is under renovation, home to cultural events including concerts, has beautiful frescoes inside, including The Sun Chariot, you trovannel party room (run the mid-eighteenth century by the brothers Galliari) and a great French garden with fountains, statues.
There is still much...More
Date of experience: February 2015
VillaarconatiFAR, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Villa Arconati-FAR, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2016
Thanks for you kind review, the Villa and its Gardens are still under restoration, but we have worked hard over the winter break to improve many aspects of exteriors and interiors.
We hope that you will come and visit us again!