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Museum of Ancient Art

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Nice museum

Part of the Castle museum, this museum has quite nice collection of artefacts, but organization... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2017
aleksandar1s
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Belgrade, Serbia
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An amazing museum

We were lucky as it was free entrance as it was the first Sunday of the month. This museum is just... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2017
Peter R
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Buderim, Australia
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Castello Sforzesco, 20121 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed May 23, 2012

This museum is great even for the art buffs who don't have time because in less than 30 minutes they get to see Leonardo da Vinci's Hall of Boards and Michelangelo's Pietà Rondanini. If Leonardo's tree-painted ceiling is great, Michelangelo's unfinished dead Christ is deeply...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Part of the Castle museum, this museum has quite nice collection of artefacts, but organization layout should be better. Great coloured glass everywhere.

1  Thank aleksandar1s
Reviewed October 3, 2017

We were lucky as it was free entrance as it was the first Sunday of the month. This museum is just fabulous and you need a long time to see it. It just goes on for ages and you must see it. Fabulous art works.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed September 22, 2017

The museum is housed in rooms bearing Sforza and Spanish era decorations, with many interesting items from the ancient history of the city and surrounding region. I can understand that it is not so interesting for everybody, especially with the ongoing restoration, but for me...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Badly organised, poor collection, never seen such a bad museum on this subject. And staff doesn't know anything, and only speeks Italian!

Thank Jurgen B
Reviewed March 22, 2017

This part of Castello Sforzesco museums covers mostly medieval art, especially statues. Besides that, the rooms are amazing themselves with painted ceilings, including one of them painted by Leonardo.

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Reviewed January 21, 2017

This is the first museum we encountered after the buying the tickets, which include all the museums in Castello Sforzesco. The exhibits are interesting and well signed.

1  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
Reviewed December 20, 2016

A must to visit - see the last Michelangelo 3D statuette as well as many Leonardo da Vinci designs - figures, weapons, marbel, and lots more from the 1400's cent is you image for life!

Thank Jannick H
Reviewed June 12, 2014

This museum is inside the Castello Sforzesco in Milan. It houses a lot of medieval and renaissance paintings, weapons, armors, statues displayed in many rooms. One of the most important pieces is the Rondanini Pieta sculpted by Michelangelo. Also don't miss the huge room ceiling...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2013

I've been to Milan multiple times, but never took the time to see the Museums. This one is wonderful because for one low admission price (I think Fridays are still free), you gain admittance to all the different museums and castles. If you don't have...More

3  Thank kathylynne1
Reviewed August 20, 2012

You can get lost just walking throught it there is so much for all differnt types of people. the chouice is amazing, as is the biulding itself which should be a pice of art. the archeology is also well worth a trip.

1  Thank Drutt123
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