FREE MUSEUMS IN MILAN: THE MUSEUMS TO VISIT FOR FREE ALL YEAR ROUND
Free museums in Milan. Visiting museums is good, but sometimes the ticket price can be too high, especially for those who want to enjoy this moment with their family.
My search for free museums starts from Milan, where there are several museums to visit, which sometimes you can visit for free, if you pay attention to opening times and days.
THE MUSEUMS TO VISIT FOR FREE ALL YEAR ROUND
The Casa Museo Boschi di Stefano
A private collection of Italian art of the 20th century on show in a small flat which has become a historic house museum including works by Sironi, De Chirico, Guttuso and other great artists of the 20th century.
Free admission every day.
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An exhibition centre dedicated to contemporary art, which was originally home to Breda Company from 1903.
Free admission every day.
The Museo del Risorgimento
The collection of relics and documents about the Risorgimento, originated in accordance with Milanese citizens’ wishes in 1884 and housed in the 18th-century Palazzo Moriggia, in the Brera district.
Free admission every afternoon from Tuesday to Sunday from 2 p.m to 5 p.m. (closed on Monday).
The Castello Sforzesco Museums and Michelangelo’s Rondanini Pietà
The Sforza Castle houses some of the most interesting art collections in Milan, and some masterpieces of art history: the Pinacoteca (Picture Gallery), the Archaeological Museum with Egyptian Section, the Museum of Ancient Art and the Rondanini Pietà by Michelangelo.
Free admission on Tuesdays from 2 p.m.; from Wednesday to Sunday from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Modern Art Gallery of Milan
The most important collection of 19th –century artworks of Lombardy. It’s housed in Villa Belgioioso located in via Palestro, one of the neoclassical masterpieces of Milan, and in its rooms you can admire paintings by Hayez, Giovanni Segantini, Van Gogh and Edouard Manet.
Free admission every day one hour before closing time and on Tuesdays from 2 p.m.
Civic Aquarium of Milan
Housed in a wonderful Art Nouveau period building decorated with friezes and hand-painted tiles you can admire still today, and recently restored, is located near the Gianni Brera Civic Arena and at the edge of Parco Sempione.
Free admission on Tuesdays from 2 p.m.; from Wednesday to Sunday from 4.30 p.m. to 5 p.m.
The Palazzo Morando
It’s the museum dedicated to Costume and Fashion.
Free admission every day (from Tuesday to Sunday) during the last hour of opening time and on Tuesday from 2 p.m.