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1 October Oct 2015 1432 11 months ago

October 2015, guided tours to discover the Duomo of Milan

Every Saturday "Themed tours" in Duomo. Every Friday and Saturday "Sunset among the spires" on the Terraces with cocktail. On Sunday tours with fixed start


From the Cathedral to its spires. The guided tours offered by the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano are continuing. Each Saturday in October 2015, there will be themed tours in English at 11:00 am and in Italian at 4:00 pm. The themes this month cover the most mysterious aspects of the Duomo, the Cathedral's music, and even the curious relationship between the Duomo and food, as well as the fascinating origins of the complex and the Great Building Site with numerous stories to be discovered. On Fridays and Saturdays at 5:00 pm in English and at 6:00 pm in Italian, special tours of the Terraces amongst the Duomo's spires show visitors one of the most picturesque places in Milan. Lastly, every Sunday, guided tours of the Cathedral are available in both Italian and English, starting at set times with no need to book in advance.

THE CALENDAR FOR OCTOBER 2015

THEMED TOURS: SATURDAY AT 11:00 AM (ENGLISH) AND AT 4:00 PM (ITALIAN)

Saturday 3rd October 2015                                  ENIGMAS AND SECRETS OF A CATHEDRAL
Saturday 10th October 2015 THE MUSIC OF THE DUOMO
Saturday 17th October 2015 THE DUOMO AND FOOD
Saturday 24th October 2015 THE DUOMO AND ITS ORIGINS
Saturday 31st October 2015 EUROPE'S BUILDING SITES


Info and bookings:  guided tours last 1 hour and are conducted in English and Italian.
Bookings are required and can be made by writing to visita@duomomilano.it.
Charge: € 10.00 per person. Children under 6 years of age may take part free of charge.
Once purchased, the tickets are non-refundable; however, if they have not been date stamped, they are valid until 31 October 2015.
Meeting point and tickets: tickets can be purchased at ticket office 2 in Piazza Duomo (on the south side of the Cathedral facing Piazzetta Reale) where a Veneranda Fabbrica guide will be waiting for participants prior to the tour.


SUNSET AMONG THE SPIRES: FRIDAYS AND SATURDAYS AT 5:00 PM IN ENGLISH, AND AT 6:00 PM IN ITALIAN, FOLLOWED BY AN APERITIF IN THE rest@Duomo, THE REFRESHMENTS AREA OF THE FABBRICA DEL DUOMO
A walk amongst the spires of the Duomo, especially around sunset, is a unique experience that everyone should enjoy at least once in their lifetime. One of the parts of the Cathedral most full of atmosphere offers an incomparable view over the city, great thrills and an open dialogue with history. This year too, the Veneranda Fabbrica offers the chance to take part in a guided tour lasting one hour to discover this marvellous experience. At the end of each tour, our guides will be happy to accompany the visitors to the Rest@Duomo Food Corner for a pleasant aperitif* in the wonderful Sala delle Colonne.
This opportunity is given only to those who have taken part in the guided tour, at the special price of € 7.00, to be paid directly to Rest@Duomo, and includes a glass of wine or a drink as well as samples of finger food.
*Please note that the aperitif at Rest@Duomo will be suspended the 10th of October for temporary closure of the store that day

Friday 2nd and Saturday 3rd October 2015                  

at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 6:00 pm IN ITALIAN 
Friday 9th and Saturday 10th* October 2015

at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 6:00 pm IN ITALIAN 
Friday 16th and Saturday 17th October 2015 

at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 6:00 pm IN ITALIAN 
Friday 23rd October 2015
 
at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 6:00 pm IN ITALIAN 
Saturday 24th October 2015 at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 5:00 pm IN ITALIAN
Friday 30th and Saturday 31st October 2015 at 5:00 pm IN ENGLISH
at 6:00 pm IN ITALIAN  

 

Info and bookings: guided tours last 1 hour and are conducted in English and Italian.
Bookings are required and can be made by writing to visita@duomomilano.it.
Charge: full price ticket € 18.00, reduced rate ticket € 9.00 per person. Children under 6 years of age may take part free of charge.
Once purchased, the tickets are non-refundable; however, if they have not been date stamped, they are valid until 31 October 2015.
Meeting point and tickets: tickets can be purchased at ticket office 1, at the Duomo Shop Barcone in Piazza del Duomo, on the north side of the Cathedral along Corso Vittorio Emanuele II, where a Veneranda Fabbrica guide will be waiting for participants prior to the tour.

WE TOUR: SUNDAYS AT 11:00 AM (ENGLISH) AND AT 4:00 PM (ITALIAN)
On Sundays, the Veneranda Fabbrica offers the chance to discover the secrets and beauties of the Cathedral during guided tours designed to satisfy all visitors and starting at set times, with no need to book in advance.

Dates: every Sunday*: tour in English at 11:00 am and tour in Italian at 4:00 pm

*(on Sunday 25 October, the Cathedral will be closed to visitors as from 2:00 pm. Only the morning tour in English will therefore be conducted)

Info and bookings: guided tours last 1 hour and are conducted in English and Italian.
Bookings are required and can be made by writing to visita@duomomilano.it.
Charge: € 10.00 per person. Children under 6 years of age may take part free of charge.
Once purchased, the tickets are non-refundable; however, if they have not been date stamped, they are valid until 31 October 2015.
Meeting point and tickets: tickets can be purchased at ticket office 2 in Piazza Duomo (on the south side of the Cathedral facing Piazzetta Reale) where a Veneranda Fabbrica guide will be waiting for participants prior to the tour.

Info and bookings:
Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano
Duomo Info Point
Mondays-Saturdays from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm; Sundays from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
tel. +39 02 72 02 33 75
E-mail: visita@duomomilano.it