Guided tour

Milan: Sforza Castle Guided Tour

Milan: Sforza Castle Guided Tour

From US$ 98.86 per person

Enjoy a guided tour of the Sforza Castle in Milan, one of the most extraordinary castles in Italy and a symbol of the city's Renaissance, with entry tickets included.

About this activity

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian
Small group
Limited to 9 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Explore one of the iconic monuments of Milan on a guided tour
  • Learn about the history of Sforza Castle and its many restorations
  • Admire Michaelangelo’s famous Pietà Rondanini
Full description

Embark on a guided tour of Milan’s Sforza Castle and learn about its transformations over the centuries. Explore the defense fortress, military barracks, private quarters, and the center of cultural institutions and museums. Today the castle is home to museums of art, archives, and libraries. Hear the history of the structure when it was under the rule of the Visconti and Sforza families, and 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’ll have the opportunity to see Michaelangelo’s famous Pietà Rondanini.

Includes
  • Tour of the Sforza Castle
  • Entry to the Sforza Castle Museum
  • Tour guide
  • Radio-guided system
  • Tips (optional)
Not suitable for
  • People with back problems
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The meeting point is Piazza Castello, in front of the main entrance at the fountain.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Water

Know before you go

  • Minimum numbers apply: there is a possibility of cancelation after confirmation if there are not sufficient participants to meet requirements. If this occurs, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
  • The activity is not recommended for those with back problems, as a moderate amount of walking is involved
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 8 reviews

Review summary

  • Value for money
    4.5/5
  • Service
    5/5
  • Organization
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Incredibly interesting story. A very highly qualified professional.

January 10, 2022

I am to thank you and point out the skill and patience of the guide: very capable, professional and prepared! Emilio

September 13, 2021

great guide (Laura?) - quasi private tour... Without her guide it would not have been possible to see / hear the beautiful things.

August 30, 2021

Product ID: 179939