Sforza Castle guided tour
The Sforza Castle is one of the primary symbols of Milan, which has undergone various and complex transformations throughout the last few centuries. It has been a defense fortress, military barracks, a private residence and center of cultural institutions and museums throughout its life. Today the Castle hosts different civic museums, such as museums of arts, archives and libraries.
During this 2-hour guided tour you will have the chance to investigate in depth the history of this place whilst it was under the rule of the Visconti and Sforza families. With the help of a professional tour guide you will find out all marks left by important artists such as Leonardo Da Vinci or Bramante ,and be aware about the last extraordinary restoration of the castle made by architect Luca Beltrami at the beginning of the twentieth century.
At the conclusion of your tour, you will admire the famous Pietà Rondanini, made by Michelangelo. Prepare yourself to discover the history of this place and its secrets whilst you venerate its beauty.
Starting & Meeting Point: 2:30pm in Piazza Castello (in front of the fountain)
- Entrance fees
- Professional guide
- Radio system (from 5 participants)
- Small-group tour (max 15 participants)
- Gratuities (optional)
- Food and drinks
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
Customers should arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes priot the starting time of the tour.
All sales are final and occur in 100% cancellation fee.
In case the tour does not reach the minimum number of participants (3) you will be offered with an alternative 24 hours before your tour.