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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...more
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Corso Buenos Aires and Bastioni di Porta Venezia intersect, Milan, Italy
Citta Studi
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

These buildings ( city gates) can be found at the end of the busy shopping street of Corso Buenos Aires. They are very impressive and are lovely at night when lit up. They are fenced off so access is not possible . They are situated...More

Thank Taxidevil
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Entrance to the city. The buildings itself are not very attractive. It is nearly impossibel to get closer to it, as there is a very busy traffic around.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

One of many old gateways to the city, quite an interesting site. Even more since it represents a start of the famous Corso Buenos Aires, a nice shopping street.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

The gates are at Porta Venezia and metro station M1 line . There is a busy intersection around the building and I wouldn't take a risk trying to get to it

Thank Joyce P
Reviewed October 29, 2017

The Porta Venezia twin buildings are at a very busy intersection, not too much to see, and as far as we could see there is no option to go in. the buildings are nice but they do not leave a big impression, as they look...More

Thank Mina M
Reviewed September 19, 2017

The twin neoclassical buildings were built in the early 19th century as custom offices that were used to enter the city from the countryside and enable the process of tax collection. There was a gate almost at the same place even in ancient Roman time...More

Thank Borzov
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Our hotel was close to the Metro station of the same name, so we would often pass in front of the Porta Venezia as we walked to the station. Milano is lucky that they have kept remnants of several of their old city gates. Porta...More

Thank VoyagerAimerSourire
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Saw the buildings of Porta Venezia while walking in the Montanelli Public Gardens and went for a look. There are impressive gates that look like they belong to the fascist era, but were actually built long before then. If you are walking in the gardens...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Home to the famous city gates dating back to the 19th century. Porta Venezia is accessible by the metro, it is at the top end of the famous Buenos Aires shopping centre, there are eateries galore with all types of food and drink available, many...More

Thank Terry C
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

Definitely an area to visit if you are looking for shopping, food and drinks. But not much as sights as this is hardcore downtown Milan without frills.

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Città Studi with a thirsty belly and you’ll be
satisfied, it’s well known for the production of
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