Milan is nr. 2 in Europe in the Best European Destinations 2017 ranking
For the fifth time Milan has been included in the list of the most popular destinations in Europe.
After 3 weeks of an online public vote on the European Best Destinations website, Milan has been elected second in the ranking of cities to visit in 2017.
A great result achieved thanks to all those who have voted to express their love for the city, both in Italy and abroad.
The second position is a great improvement on the tenth spot reached in 2016.
A historic achievement for Milan that demonstrates how the city’s extremely positive global image attracts a large number of visitors
Here you can find all the information you need to visit and discover Milan.
HISTORY OF MILAN
From the Celtic origins to the 20th century.
A journey in stages through the city's most important historical periods and landmarks. Between invasions and battles, lordships and great artists, Milan has evolved and expanded its horizons to become, today, an internationally-renowned economic centre, the capital of Italian fashion and design.
MUSEUMS IN MILAN
Milan boasts a richness and unique variety of museums. Over the centuries, the long literary, artistic, musical and scientific tradition has made this city a crossroads of culture that has left behind numerous traces, now preserved in important museum collections.
Milan’s museum network is a sign of cultural vivacity in continuous renewal that involves various subjects, from public, private and ecclesiastical entities to foundations.
THEATRES AND LIVE MUSIC
Milan knows how to satisfy all types of tastes; lyric, theatre, entertainment and music and all sorts of artistic expression find their place in the city. Each year in the territory, ten millions tickets for artistic, musical and cinematic events are sold in Milan.