This is Milan's largest and most famous market. It is held each Tuesday and Saturday but it is much more crowded at the ... More
Mercato di viale Papiniano
This is Milan's largest and most famous market. It is held each Tuesday and Saturday but it is much more crowded at the weekend and sometimes the traffic in the surrounding district is paralyzed. It began as a general market but is now famous for clothing and, especially in summer, for shoes.
The statue of St Catherine of Siena stands in a flowerbed in the gardens around Castel Sant'Angelo . It was
designed in 1961 by Francesco Messina who also created the Dying Horse in front of the RAI television offices ...
Commissioned by Francesco Sforza in 1456 as a hospital institution for the people of the city, the building has been
attributed to the Florentine architect Antonio Averlino Filarete. The central nucleus and part of the central courtyard dates to ...
This stands on the site of the former 'Foppone' church, it was a large Milan cemetery, demolished in 1881, which
was the burial place of those who died in the great plagues of 1576 and 1630. It is now ...