Emperor's Palace of Milan, Milan

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The Royal Palace of Milan was the seat of government of the Italian city of Milan for many centuries. Today it serves as a cultural centre and home to expositions and exhibitions.Originally designed with a structure of two courtyards, the palace was then partially demolished to make room for the Duomo. The palace is located to the right of the facade of the cathedral opposite the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II. The facade of the building follows the style of the ancient courtyard, forming a recess in respect to Piazza del Duomo, known as the Piazzetta Reale .The magnificent Hall of Caryatids can be found on the main floor of the building. It occupies the site of the old theatre, which burned down in 1776 and is the only room that survived the heavy bombings of 1943. The damage caused by the incendiary and violent air movement was followed by a state of abandonment for over two years, which contributed to further serious damage to the building. Many of the neoclassical interiors of the Palace were lost.HistoryOriginsThe royal palace has ancient origins. It was first called the Palazzo del Broletto Vecchio and was the seat of city's government during the period of medieval communes in the Middle Ages.The palace became a key political centre during the rules of the Torriani, Visconti and Sforza households. After the construction of the Cathedral, the palace was heavily renovated under the government of Francesco Sforza.
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  • It is a Roman archaeological site located in the city of Milan. You can freely watch and commentary around the ruins. Of course, it's free!
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  • Architecturally, the Castle-Palace is similar to the Moscow Kremlin. No wonder architects in the construction of the Kremlin were the Italians felt a certain commonality. In addition to the Castle, you can go to the Park and take a walk near the ponds. ATTENTION: Africans next offer color thread on happiness etc., divorce for money!
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  • I went to 8/2017. It is the ruins of the Roman city of Milan. Remains the Foundation of the brick building. So far, such as vacant land in the city, free of charge. Located just behind the famous chocolates say "Marchesi" Cafe. Cadorna F.N.M station 7-8 minutes.
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  • Great experience. Free modern art exhibition. Beautiful paintings
  • The architecture was amazing. History was found in very corner and the stain glasses were indescribable. The amount of skills and time it took to build something like that in those days, without the tools and machineries that is available now, is really something.
  • Excellent visit. Could have easily spent longer here. Didn't get to see the library. Plenty to explore and cheap thickets get you into all.
  • It is a royal palace which you wouldnt guess from the outside, but it will convince you from the inside. There are many decorated halls and conference rooms, one part is dedicated to the museum of Duomo
  • Excellent location, absolutely perfect for "Dentro Caravaggio". But there are always beautiful exhibitions here. It's a must!

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