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We came across this once or twice when working our way around Milan. It is quite fun but I wouldn't... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Needle and thread

This sculpture is outside the train station and has the different colours for the railway lines... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Wigan, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 3, 2018

We came across this once or twice when working our way around Milan. It is quite fun but I wouldn't go out of my way to see it. Only saw the second part of it on the second view!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NorthernHeatseeker
Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

This sculpture is outside the train station and has the different colours for the railway lines. The needle is thread is impressive with the size. I particularly liked this sculpture.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Huffy010512
Reviewed December 8, 2017

This attraction feels strange when I saw them around the Cadorna station and it was at least two of them I took photo for memory book and finished that with not understand them. After coming home I then see it shall symbolize the fashion industry...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

This is a modern looking statue at thd traffic junction just for photo taking. Nothing special in my opinion.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JustLoveToFly
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

A tourist attraction outside of Cadorna Railway Station, representing fashion in Milan. Worth a visit - near to the entrance of the Sempione Park.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Wwoo161
Reviewed October 8, 2017

This is a cute statue. It's a great place for a picture, but nothing terribly exciting. Not worth a trip across town.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank BDavis1236
Reviewed September 23, 2017

Needle, Thread and Knot, by Claes Oldenburg and his wife Coosje van Bruggen, is a colorful monument in Piazzale Cadorna, which pays the respect to the hard work and talent of the city’s fashion industry. It is made of stainless steel and reinforced plastic and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Borzov
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Ago, filo e nodo is quite an interesting sculpture, in the middle of Piazzale Luigi Cadorna, just outside Cadorna Metro station. We specifically sought out this unusual sculpture as we had read about it and were keen to get to it. We were not disappointed....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

Thought this was a great piece of modern art representing the fashion industry, mostly the manufacturing side which is often overlooked.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed May 12, 2017

One of the most impressive modern art installations in Milan. You can find it if you come to Cadorna Metro station and was made in 2000 by famous Claes Oldenburg and Coosje van Bruggen. Have a look at the pictures.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank yegorb306
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