11 Free Places to Visit in Milan
Who said there are no places to go to Milan for free? Here you can find a list of 12 interesting offers to visit without even opening your wallet …
1. Visit city museums
Every day at 16:30 and every Tuesday from 2 pm you can get free access to all Milan municipal museums (except the Museo del Novecento).
2. Get to know the churches in Milan
With the exception of Milan Duomo, all the city churches, along with the works of art that are found inside, can be visited without a ticket at any time.
3. Find House Museums
Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano and Museo Francesco Messina offer free access throughout the working hours. Do not miss them!
4. Browse Cimitero Monumentale
Cimitero Monumentale is freely available every day. It is an authentic open-air museum that regularly hosts readings, concerts and other cultural events.
5. “Travel” between different cultures in Mudec
The MUDEC Cultural Museum maintains a collection of finds from different cultures around the world, from ancient civilizations to the Far East, accessible to visitors every day.
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Visit the Milano abbey
Strada delle Abbazie will take you to Milan’s southern belt with the Clairvaux, Viboldone, Mirasole and Morimondo monasteries, which are open for free.
7. Expenditure in urban parks
Milan has over 50 parks, green areas and gardens, ideal for a relaxing break, a walk or a picnic amidst nature.
8. Relax in Villa Necchi Campiglio
Milan’s hidden jewel or Villa Necchi Campiglio is a unique oasis that is worth spending time and enjoying.
9. Get to know the modern artist in Hangar Bicocca
Together with PAC – Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea and Fondazione Prada, Hangar Bicocca hosts great contemporary art names in its exhibition halls and will not cost you any entrance fee.
Find the Botanical Garden and the Astronomical Museum
The Botanical Garden will fascinate you with its diverse flora, and the Astronomy Museum will be interesting to you, even if you are not the biggest fan of astronomy. It is also suitable for the youngest visitors who will surely have fun.
11. Spend at Idroscalo
In Idroscalo you can freely use for running, skateboarding, skating, fishing or mountain biking. Free entry to the Aulì Ulé Children’s Corner – the Garden of Forgotten Games and Art Park.