Studio BBPR’s 1958 skyscraper outdoes ‘80s Memphis in the post-modern quoting stakes. The top-heavy tower camply tilts at Castello...
San Bernardino alle Ossa
Hidden down a corridor on the right of the main church, this small 17th-century ossuary has some bony rococo detailing, but most of the...
Empress Maria Theresia’s favourite architect Giuseppe Piermarini gave this town hall and Visconti palace a neoclassical overhaul in the...
Many of the greats of Italian drama have trod the boards of this historic early 19th-century theatre. Now it hosts a solid programme of...
A homage to futurism, Milan’s most infamous art movement, Lacerba has dishes from futurist Marinetti’s kooky culinary manifesto (death...
Piazza San Nazaro in Brolo 15 · interesting places nearby
Milan’s Danese may not be as well known as Piedmont’s Alessi, but its products possess the same sense of wit and attention to everyday detail. If Enzo Mari’s delightful Sea in a Box puzzle caught your eye at the Triennale Design Museum, then this is the place to make one your own.