Duomo de Milán

What to do in Milan before the final

NEWS | 25/05/2016

Real Madrid fans have several cultural and leisure alternatives to pass the time in the hours leading up to kick-off.  
One of the biggest attractions will be the Champions Festival 2016. Staged in and around the Piazza del Duomo (Via Carlo Maria Martini), the square will be one of the main meeting points for supporters right from Thursday 26th May through until Sunday 29th May.  

Getting there:
- Metro: Duomo (red line MM1 and yellow line MM3).
- Train: red line M1 (Duomo) and yellow line M3 (Duomo).

Milan also offers up the following cultural activities for the visitor to enjoy:

Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral)
Location: Piazza del Duomo.
Price: entry prices range from €3 to €15. 
Opening times: 8am - 7pm.
Website: http://www.duomomilano.it/en/

Galleria Vittorio Emanuelle II (Shopping arcade)
Location: Piazza del Duomo.
Price: free entry.
Opening times: open 24 hours.
Website: http://www.ingalleria.com/en

Castello Sforzesco (Sforza Castle)
Location: Piazza Castello, right in the heart of Milan's Old Town.
Price: entry to the castle is free. Entry prices to the museum range from €3 to €5.
Opening times: 7am - 7:30pm. The museum is open to visitors from Thursday to Sunday between 9am and 5:30pm.
Getting there:
- Metro: Cardona (red line MM1/green line MM2) or Cairoli (red line MM1).
Website: http://www.milanocastello.it/en

Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore (The Church of San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore) 
A Renaissance church which is characterised by ample light and its decorative frescoes. 
Location: Corso Magenta, 15.
Price: free.
Opening times: 9am - 7:30pm. Opening hours are extended on Thursdays up until 10:30pm. 
Getting there:
- Metro: Cardona (red line MM1 or green line MM2).