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.

Porta Venezia

Neighborhood:
Citta Studi
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
Address: Corso Buenos Aires and Bastioni di Porta Venezia intersect, Milan, Italy
Improve this listing
Description:

The Porta Venezia is characterized by the historical importance of its...

The Porta Venezia is characterized by the historical importance of its buildings, many of which are more than 400 years old, and by the sizable and colorful public gardens, which include the park of Villa Reale and that of the Museum of Natural Science.

read more
Book ahead on Viator
Recommended
More Info
$199*
and up
2-Hour Milan By Night Walking Tour
Why book on Viator?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 136 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 32
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 39
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Impressive City gates

We came across these completely by accident when walking along Corso Buenos Aires to get to the Natural History museum in the park. Just couldn't believe how such impressive old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 31, 2015
Steve_of_N21
,
London, United Kingdom

Similar Things to Do in Milan

Add Photo Write a Review

136 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Tortona, Italy
Level Contributor
2,463 reviews
1,966 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1,009 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Just out from the main "Porta Venezia" subway station, you are already in one of the Milan's oldest gateway. A meeting point between the two roads or Corso Venezia and Corso Buenosaires. A beautiful place, hectic and busy, this area is particularly lively and full of shops and bars. Really very nice in the evening, the lights makes this place... More 

Helpful?
Thank Magellano81
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
598 reviews
262 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 515 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We came across these completely by accident when walking along Corso Buenos Aires to get to the Natural History museum in the park. Just couldn't believe how such impressive old buildings just sit in the middle of a very busy traffic intersection. Was so impresses that we stood and waited for several minutes to be able to get a traffic... More 

Helpful?
Thank Steve_of_N21
Paris, France
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

It was the historical gates dating back to the 19th century. We stood by standing next to one of them right in the middle of the main road, nothing much really. It's in between Corso Buenos Aires and Duomo. I will write more reviews about Milan on Fashion Travel Accessories. :)

Helpful?
Thank FashionTravelMarj
Córdoba, Argentina
Level Contributor
37 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

I think is one of the most elegants points of Milán. When tou pass by there at night your eyes will not shut for a long time. Really beautiful and imponent.

Helpful?
Thank Guadacio
USA
Level Contributor
488 reviews
241 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 388 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Worth seeing and then walking in on the Porta Venezia Avenue which has some pretty superb architecture. There is a metro stop here as well.

Helpful?
Thank stonewithnomoss
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
58 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

Had a great day here, we walked the streets, people everywhere. and all shopping. Great little Markets all day Saturday. Had a good two hours in a cafe called Free Time, great food, when you bought a drink got crisps and popcorn, bought a bottle of wine got Foccacia. went back for dinner. Also a great bar called L Elephant,... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank aussiecheftonyv
Jersey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
162 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Prominent City Gate building on the busy Corso Venezia. Not the most spectacular bujilding in Milan, but nevertheless has its place in history and architectural style. Watch for it as you zoom past on your scooter.....

Helpful?
1 Thank iwritetravel
Milan, Italy
Level Contributor
137 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

Starting from Porta Venezia walk to piazza San Babila, enjoying corso Venezia and then you'll arrive close to the "Quadrilatero" for a wild shopping (fierce for your bank account).

Helpful?
Thank Carlo_Milan_Italy
Level Contributor
29 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

Beautiful, close to a good shopping area - Corso Buenos Aires

Helpful?
1 Thank vanessa_occhipinti

Travelers who viewed Porta Venezia also viewed

 

Been to Porta Venezia? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Porta Venezia staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?

Staying in Citta Studi

Neighborhood Profile
Citta Studi
Città Studi is the University District of Milan, where students and professionals come and go. Its heart is Piazza Leonardo, where the College of Engineering and the School of Architecture reside. In the square, you can enjoy the works of the street artist PAO. Come to Città Studi with a thirsty belly and you’ll be satisfied, it’s well known for the production of artisan beer.
Explore this neighborhood