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Corso Di Porta Ticinese, Milan, Italy
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It is what it is, and not much more. A lot of hustle and bustle in the area, but it is kind of a mishmosh. If you focus on the columns and understand the why and where they stand, you will be fine, but it...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Colonne di San Lorenzo is a group of 16 Corinthian columns of Roman ruins in the city of Milan. The colonnade is imposing. It is located between the Porta Ticinese and the Duomo.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John Dan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A little bit of ancient Rome in Milan. 16 columns that date back to the 5th century when Milan was the capital of the Roman Empire. It was a surprise to come across this in the evening and first I thought it might be a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2019 via mobile

This square is one my favorite in MIlan. It is full of young people in the evenings hanging around having drinks playing soccer and chitchatting with their friends. The ancient church and columns are stunning My only complaint is that there are always these Egyptian...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 29 January 2019

The majestic colonnade is all that remains of the architectural system that once connected San Lorenzo Maggiore to the Via Ticinensis, the old Roman road to Pavia.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 December 2018

A colonnade of 16 beautiful corinthian styled roman columns probably coming from a 2nd century temple. One of the few romeains of the roman imperial city of Mediolanum. On the front is a square which used to be completely full of houses, then demolished in...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 26 September 2018

These columns are a spectacular sight and act as a gateway at the front of the church. It's a sight not to be missed however it's difficult to get decent photos without getting the shops or apartments in the shots as they are all in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jordanellie41
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This line of 16 marble Corinthian columns, the only remains of Roman Temple or other structure, is one of a few Roman ruins still in situ in Milano. It can be seen in front of the Basilica of St. Lorenzo.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is probably the only Roman era monument located within urban Milan; located at the far end of Via Torino, a popular shopping destination, which connects it to the Duomo. There are 16 Corinthian columns in a row, which are all that remains of a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

An old set of columns in front of the church with the same name. Difficult to photograph though the church is worth a visit and there's some street art on the wall next to it

Date of experience: June 2018
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The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
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