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Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio

Piazza Sant'Ambrogio 15, 20123 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8645 0895
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Piazza Sant'Ambrogio 15, 20123 Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed this Basilica very much. I especially liked the the Romanesque atrium where you enter, which has a much different look than most churches and a real medieval feel. The interesting pulpit and precious altar inside are also quite impressive.

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Milan Duomo is spectacular, but this place is full of amazing historical interest. Seriously old artifacts and material about the Patron Saint of Milan. Really interesting but not a flashy place for good reason. A little bit of research about this place will prove...More

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 1 week ago

A spot visited by far fewer tourists than the Duomo, bu well worth a visit. Nice exterior with the 2 old campaniles, masonwork on the pillars and a beautiful bronze door. The interior has a beautiful golden alter and a lovely mosaic.

Thank Ben070740
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorites in Milan. Quite old and rebuilt once in the 12th Century, I could feel the life going on then. Priced right too, free. A Romanesque courtyard too which was built then and there on top of the roman cemetery there. Some...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most ancient churches in Milan, it was built by St. Ambrose in 379-386 A.D., in an area where numerous martyrs had been buried . The church is a wonderful example of Romanesque style . The admission is free. One tips try to...More

Thank spizaman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The tomb of St Ambrose is impressive, and the piazza outside is good for photo taking. I felt comfrotable to sit inside the church

Thank Ronald L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a large chapel which has also been a Monastery in the past and is well worth a visit. There is a spectacular gold altar and you can also see the burial place of St Ambrose, who founded the order in about 379. It...More

Thank Tina S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We visited on a Sunday afternoon and were lucky enough to experience a service, which was very moving. I found the place extremely calming.

Thank Bibibear
Reviewed 14 June 2017

for such an old building,it is remarkably well preserved, as are all of the buildings that we visited

Thank valerie f
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful basilica I ve ever seen in my life! It s above Notre-Dame, Paris! The pictures on the walls and the gold it s. Amazing! I have spent 2hours in this and I will be back everytime I ll be in...More

Thank Ines A
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Navigli
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient
days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar
to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the
Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are
two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande.
The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk
with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes
in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns
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6 July 2017|
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Response from Tina S | Reviewed this property |
There are stairs down to the crypt in the main sanctuary just behind the altar and you can also walk around the back of the altar to view the remains of St Ambrose.
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Response from Spencer S | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We didnt pay anything for the entrance to the building but we didnt spend very long there as they closed for 'lunch' so what i would say is check the opening times. Its worth visiting though and hopefully you wont be... More
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