Guided tour of the Sforza Castle

If you’re in the city of Milan or nearby you can’t miss a visit and a guided tour of the Sforza Castle, one of the largest castles in Europe. Evolved guide with a certified local guide will takes you inside it, it is a real castle and defensive fortress. Over the years it was also used as a ducal residence and military barracks. To make it better than the size of the castle, think that when it was occupied by the Spanish, there was a hospital, various shops and even two churches inside. The Sforza Castle was built, destroyed and rebuilt several times by the most important families of the city, the Visconti and the Sforza. The castle offers you a lot to see, just because inside it has a seat of museums and cultural institutions. different and complex were the transformations that over the centuries have modified the Sforza Castle, among the most representative and popular monuments of Milan. The castle offers you a lot to see, just because inside it has a seat of museums and cultural institutions. different and complex were the transformations that over the centuries have modified the Sforza Castle, among the most representative and popular monuments of Milan. Today the castle is also home to civic museums and since the end of the 19th century it has housed one of the largest art collections in Milan. In fact it contains very important art collections, where during your visit and guided tour of the Castle, you will have the opportunity to see, from frescoes to paintings, from furniture to musical instruments, from majolica to prints, but above all it contains the masterpiece, which alone is worth a visit that will move you, The Rondanini Pietà by Michelangelo. It has also houses monuments and ancient remains of the city, an Art Gallery, an Egyptian Museum and Visconti rooms always enriched by exhibitions of various kinds and still historical archives and libraries. Join now the guided tour with your local certified guide, you will have the opportunity to visit the courtyard and the interior of the Castle and learn about the history of one of the most powerful noble families in Milan. You will also be able to admire Michelangelo’s last masterpiece: the Rondanini Pietà, finished by the artist a few days before his death.

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