Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan

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Santa Maria delle Grazie, a 15th-century church and Dominican convent, is home to Leonardo da Vinci's "Last Supper," one of the world's most famous paintings. The masterpiece is kept in separate, protected room; small groups are let in at specific times to view it. Book well in advance if you want to see the artwork. You can also admire frescoes by Ferrari, Bramantino, and Zenale. Work out when and for how long to visit Santa Maria delle Grazie and other Milan attractions using our handy Milan trip itinerary builder website .
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  • Think Leonardo da Vinci spent time painting of the last supper is a limit experience.
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  • Of course the Basilica is well known for Leonardo Da Vinci's Last Supper at his side. Besides, inside you can enjoy paintings by Gaudenzio Ferrari and frescoes by Bramantino and Zenale. The apse of th...  more »
  • Very interesting place in Milan , Italy you can see Cenacolo Vinciano and Maria Delle Grazie church and square . In this area if you are lucky you can meet the famous lawyer and painter Giuseppe Sinis...  more »
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  • Don't expect to see the Last Supper as you buy the ticket. There are tours throughout the day you can reserve places for. The Last Supper itself is beautiful and in pristine condition - just how you have seen it in the movies and history books. A must see in Milan. The tour takes you first through many security doors and then you enter the room with the painting for 15 minutes. That's it, but it is enough for a first look.
  • Such a rare thing to see, the last supper, only 60 people per hour. Book in advance, tickets are scarce. Don't even think of just turning up. You get a quick history plus 15 minutes in there to view it. Well worn, but still a spectacular sight. The adjoining church is also well worth a visit.
  • Beautiful Church, but the main attraction, the Last Supper, stunning piece of artwork, looking better then expected, obviously due to extensive restorations. Innovative method of viewing, as you go through a series of doors that open and close, sealing the room to outside dangers to the fresco. Entrance €4.50 and should book in advance and when you buy you get given a slot of when your turn to go in is, but for me at least this was only a wait of 2 hours so easy to return!
  • I visited here about twenty years ago. Then a few people visited here. When I stayed here nobody existed. I felt this great piece was my own. I could my self photo front of L'Ultima Cena. I had been watching L'Ultima Cena for one hours. But the color of masterpiece was diminished then. Five years ago I visited second time, the color was very brilliant. And the venue of this masterpiece was existed in special air conditioning space, many people was visiting and for only few minutes I could stayed.
  • Nothing short of amazing. definite must see! The Last Supper by Leonardo is housed in the refectory and will leave you in awe.

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