No doubt that central point of interest in Basilica of Sant'Ambrogio is its imperssive altar - made in gold, gilded silver, precious stones and enamel, is a true masterpiece of Carolingian goldwork.
Sforzesco Castle, one of the most famous monuments in Milan, has seen long historical vicissitudes during the past years. It was demolished, then rebuilt several times, embellished and restored to become a symbol of both happy and dramatic events that are to be found in the historical background of the city. Sforzesco Castle today represents one of the most interesting and entertaining arts centres in Milan, housing several important art and history museums and libraries. Admission to the castle is free of charge, except entrance to museums. One of the top object - last sculpture by Michelangelo - Pieta Rondanini.
Museo del Novecento is the youngest member in Milan's art family and bears witness to the history of Italian art from the Avantgarde at the beginning of XXth Century to nowadays. Free admission every Friday after 15:30 and every day during two last hours before the closure.
Cimitero Monumentale - cemetary that is famous for its landscape, offers a means of witnessing the passage of various artistic phases and also provides a window on the history of the city. Closed on Mondays.