Milan: Sforza Castle & Leonardo Skip-the-Line Private Tour

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Milan: Sforza Castle & Leonardo Skip-the-Line Private Tour

From € 215 Per group up to 6

Enjoy a 3-hour walking tour with skip-the-line access to the Sforza Castle Rooms. Be amazed by Michelangelo's last sculpture, Pietà, and visit the Ambrosiana Museum which is filled with Leonardo's Atlantic Codex and other Renaissance art masterpieces.

About this activity

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Duration: 3 hours
Starting times 10:00 AM, 2:00 PM
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Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Stroll through the beautiful courts of the Sforza Castle
  • Learn about Leonardo Da Vinci's life at the castle
  • Admire Michelangelo's Pietà and Leonardo's Monochrome Fresco
  • Witness the astonishing Atlantic Codex by Leonardo
  • Experience paintings by Luini, Botticelli, Raffaello, and Caravaggio
Full description
Begin your 3-hour tour with skip-the-line access to the Sforza Castle and its beautiful courts. Admire the castle's private rooms, including Leonardo's fresco monochrome, and Michelangelo's last sculpture, Pietà. Then, follow your guide during a pleasant stroll through the city center. Walk down Dante's street to discover the palace where the most beautiful courtesans portrayed by Leonardo used to live. Next, head to the Ambrosiana Museum and discover the history of the most famous Atlantic Codex. Appreciate the room dedicated to Leonardo's art, alongside a wonderfully selected sequence of famous paintings realized by the great names of the Renaissance such as Botticelli, Luini, Raffaello, and the world famous Basket of Fruit by Caravaggio. Conclude the tour with a visit to Cathedral Square, which is just a few steps away.
Includes
  • Licensed tour guide in the requested language
  • Skip-the-Line entrance ticket to Sforza Castle Rooms (please select the ticket as an add-on)
  • Skip-the-Line entrance ticket to Ambrosiana Museum (please select the ticket as an add-on)
  • Food and drinks
  • Headphones (€2.50 per person which are obligatory for groups of 7 or more)
COVID-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • Customers must keep distance in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • Customers are required to bring and wear masks

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Meeting point

Sforza Castle Tower - Main Entrance, 20121 Milano MI, Italy

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Sleeveless shirts

Know before you go

  • When booking, please remember to buy tickets for all participants: 1 ticket per person per the Ambrosiana Museum and 1 ticket per person for the Castle that you find as add-ons before completing the booking
  • This tour is available in Italian, English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, or Russian
  • The tour is not available on Mondays due to museum closure
  • Please, be aware that the Last Supper is not included in this tour
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 5 reviews

Review summary

  • Service
    5.0 / 5
  • Organization
    5 / 5
  • Value for money
    4.3 / 5
  • Safety
    5 / 5
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Laura was professional, knowledgeable, punctual and very friendly. She explained everything in details without being redundant, repetitive or boring but adding lots of interesting and fun facts. We really enjoyed our 3 hours tour and we surely reccomend it to everyone.

December 30, 2019

the tour guide is nice and share a lot of history to me, let me get more understand the Milan. I really enjoy.

November 15, 2019

Very competent, German-speaking tour, responded very well to the needs of the group. Thank you very much!

June 1, 2019

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