The Museum occupies the antique rooms of the Rectory annexed to the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie . On the inside back ... More
Last Supper Museum
The Museum occupies the antique rooms of the Rectory annexed to the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie . On the inside back walls, Leonardo da Vinci painted, from 1495 to 1497, the famous Last Supper. The painting technique used by the artist as well as environmental conditions, have made the work very difficult to conserve. It has recently been re-opened after a very long, delicate and controversial restoration.
The museum was founded in 1838, in a neo Romanesque style building. Renovated and re opened to the public in
1952, it's located within the public gardens of Corso Venezia. Beginning in 1980, a comprehensive modernization programme was initiated. ...
Commissioned by Ludovico di Moro and designed by Guiniforte Solari, this building was intended as a mausoleum for the Sforzesco
dynasty, in which the remains of the duke and his wife, Beatrice d'Este, as well as others connected with ...
Museo di Palazzo Reale was built in the period of the viceroy Conte di Lemos. It has been home to
La Reale Stamperia, la Reale Arazzeria, the 17th century Palatine Academy, the King's Gabinetto Fisico, the Palatine Library, The ...