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Museo Civico Archeologico

Corso Magenta 15, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8645 0011
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Big and interesting

Museum is located in the place of old circus upon which a monastery was built. There are several... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2017
andrijana .
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Vrsac, Serbia
All to myself

I was the only visitor on a weekday afternoon,so I could take my time with the excellent exhibits... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Brian G
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Corso Magenta 15, 20123 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Museum is located in the place of old circus upon which a monastery was built. There are several interesting parts including two original towers from roman times, part about greeks, etruscan, other lombardian tribes etc etc

Thank andrijana .
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I was the only visitor on a weekday afternoon,so I could take my time with the excellent exhibits. It seems like they have been trying to upgrade the exhibits, so they have a rough feel to them, but the information is easy to find, much...More

1  Thank Brian G
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

May sound a bit boring place to visit in the archeological museum but the place was amazing. Part of the Building coming directly from the Roman horse racing and exhibitions show extremely wide and deep history of the area. Very good artifacts and explanations with...More

1  Thank fisupeksu
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Great museum describing the history of Milan from ancient times through the Middle ages. They have nice selections of Greek, Roman and Etruscan artifacts. It's only a 10 minute walk from Duomo.

Thank kagatlin
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This museum is adjacent to the Church of San Maurizio, which is remarkable to see. Several floors are open for exhibit categorized according to time period. The most amazing thing about this museum to me is that it on the site of Roman ruins and...More

Thank SuzyQu15
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

If you're a huge Roman history fan and this is the place to see. The fort is for the time of Diocletian and has many great pieces from antiquity. It also has an amazing church that is connected to it with one of the oldest...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Best place to learn about early Milan (Mediolanum). Mediolanum was the most important Roman city in Northern Italy, an important east-west, north-south cross-roads. Several churches and other foundations about town testify to this history. This museum puts those pieces together.

2  Thank SeekerOfGoodValue
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum. It's well set up with different eras on different floors. Do not miss the church next door.

1  Thank Chris L
Reviewed 11 June 2016

This was a very interesting museum - unfortunately we visited at lunchtime so the basement and 3rd floor were shut, but it was very well laid out.

1  Thank kathryn7814
Reviewed 20 May 2016

When one enters the Museo Civico Archologico, one thinks it is a small museum. However one should go to the garden and the tower and behind the tower there is a very large museum spread over 3 floors, with many good art objects from the...More

2  Thank BennyMalaga
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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
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