Sforzesco Castle (Castello Sforzesco) was built as a fortress during the 14th century and is one of the most emblematic monuments of Milan. Today it houses some of the best museums in the city: Museum of Ancient Art, Pinacoteca, Egyptian Museum, Museum of Prehistory and Protohistory, Museum of Decorative Arts and Furniture Museum. If you are not interested in visiting the museums, we recommend that you get to know the extensive central courtyard of the castle that is open to the public for free.
Castle: Every day from 7:00 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Museum: From Tuesday to Sunday, from 9:00 to 17:30.
Castle: free admission.
Adults: € 5.
Students and over 65: € 3.
Under 25: free admission.
Metro: Cadorna, line M1; Cairoli, line M1; Spear, line M2.
Bus: lines 18, 50, 37, 58, 61 and 94.
Tram: lines 1, 2, 4, 12, 14 and 19.