Museo di Milano at Palazzo Morando

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Very crowded Saturday downtown Milan, thanks to Christmas shopping. Refuge found at the Museo di Milano, at Palazzo Morando, few steps away from Via Montenapoleone.

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The museum has a permanent display of paintings of Milan in the last three centuries, it’s very interesting to see how the city has changed with the passing of time.

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Right now there is also an temporary exhibition of Renata Tebaldi, the great opera singer, the rival of Maria Callas. Her dresses on display are simply fascinating.

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The hats, with their elegant veils, bring you back at the first half of last century.

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Where to stay in Milan

There are hotels, apartments, B&Bs and guesthouses available, check it out and make a reservation here.