We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Colonne di San Lorenzo: Tours & Tickets

All photos (426)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Certificate of Excellence
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
17°
Oct
10°
Nov
Dec
Contact
Corso Di Porta Ticinese, Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
Website
+39 342 530 4844
Call
Improve This Listing
Colonne di San Lorenzo Tours and Tickets
Milan Bike Tour
200 Reviews
from US$ 44.87
More Info
from US$ 41.51
More Info
from US$ 77.41
More Info
from US$ 28.05
More Info
See all tours & tickets
Reviews (718)
Filter reviews
81 results
Traveller rating
25
38
16
2
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
25
38
16
2
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews roman ruins corinthian columns worth a visit colonnade century church torino square duomo structure shopping
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 81 reviews
Reviewed today

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
Thank differentname
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
Thank PrestonGuild
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
1  Thank Arielhoward
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
1  Thank lcb5310
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
Thank thomasozbun
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
Thank atulya_sinha
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
Thank rebeljenn
View more reviews
Nearby
Centro Storico
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
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 436 nearby hotels
Hotel Regina
353 reviews
.18 km away
Ariston Hotel
590 reviews
.25 km away
Hotel Carrobbio
517 reviews
.28 km away
Hotel Pierre Milano
362 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 10,020 nearby restaurants
Ciaccia coi Ciccioli via Mora
235 reviews
.10 km away
Grinday
56 reviews
.04 km away
Cantina della Vetra
1,047 reviews
.09 km away
Piadart
77 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,379 nearby attractions
Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore
532 reviews
.06 km away
Museo Studio Francesco Messina
59 reviews
.29 km away
Parco Papa Giovanni Paolo II (Parco delle Basiliche)
75 reviews
.13 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Colonne di San Lorenzo staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines