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Pinacoteca di Brera, Milan

4.5
#1 of 428 in Museums in Lombardy
Pinacoteca di Brera sits above a prestigious art school in a former monastery. As you wander from room to room, you'll be traveling to different centuries and art movements, with a focus on Italian religious art. Admire paintings by Caravaggio, Raphael, and Titan. Pick up an audio guide to learn more. Bring as little as possible with you; this gallery has no coat check. Discover how to plan a Milan trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • only sacred art in the collection, not worth it. None of the great Italian painters is on display in the gallery.  more »
  • Rain non stop on Milan, the day will be dedicated to museums. We started with the Brera Gallery. The place is beautiful and the gallery very well arranged. You walk from room to room the magnificent works that are exhibited there. In addition, there was no one, the dream.
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  • I enjoyed the collection, but the ticket seller was incredibly rude. Despite it saying that EU teachers in arts (INCLUDING literature) were permitted free entry, she did not accept my Dutch university ID. I told her that literature was listed in the subjects on the board behind me and she simply ignored me. This honestly colored my visit, and I was left unable to enjoy the art as much as I would have liked.
  • Definitely get the audio guide and be prepared with a proximity card for your payment as for some odd reason they did not have the capability of accepting the usual chip card. Fortunately, Google Pay worked.Great museum, but really unfriendly staff at the ticket desk. One particular woman was very difficult to deal with. I enjoyed the collection - not too large, but probably wouldn't return.
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