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The sculptures are great and its in front of Galleria Vitorio Emanuel. You can sit and enjoy in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dragan S
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Nicest statue

Other than the statue of Victoria Emmanuel II on the Piazza Duomo, I think this is the nicest... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
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Piazza Della Scala, 20121 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

very notalbe monument for my namesake, finaly built in 1872 after more than 10 years legal dispute with Accademia di Belle Arti in Brera and Milan Mnicipality over who should pay for it. italians, eh! Magnifico!

Thank Andre L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sculptures are great and its in front of Galleria Vitorio Emanuel. You can sit and enjoy in the view. Too much migrants trying yo sell you something and they wont stop. Everything else is great

Thank Dragan S
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Other than the statue of Victoria Emmanuel II on the Piazza Duomo, I think this is the nicest statue in Milan. Across the street from the Opera really, this is a good opportunity to sit at the base. His 4 students are corner statues, but...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

We were strolling around and found Leonardo’s monument in a nice square with shady seats. It is well done and enjoyable to examine

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Surprising find nearby the rear entrance of the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. Located in a small piazza that is still quite crowded. There are gift shops in the plaza as well as the great opera house. It was so great to be able to see...More

Thank MandC0218
Reviewed 31 March 2018

It is a 10 minute walk and a nice place to relax away from the bustle of the Duomo and The Galleria. There is a little fountain that you can fill up a water bottle. There are some tress and not much more is there....More

Thank Freyja3gems
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

It was nothing special but if you are already in the centre of Milano sure place to visit. The statue in the middle of square with nothing special around.

Thank Lukas M
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped at this famous Leandro da Vinci statue on our way to Duomo di MIlano. It is a smallish square where this statue is in the middle of it. Busy place with tourists. Worth stopping by.

Thank beachstone2c
Reviewed 4 February 2018

This statue of Leonard da Vinci is situated in the Piazza della Scala in front of La Scala opera house and next to the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II so the square can get very busy. There are seats surrounding the monument so you can sit...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed 24 January 2018

An interesting monument, it's not a must see but you'll probably notice it as you walk around the centre of the city.

Thank Scott C
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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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