“Barefoot in the park” (guided visit in Italian)

“Barefoot in the park” (guided visit in Italian)

Stroll in the park of Porta Venezia with our guide who will tell you about the events of the first public green space in Milan, “where the Brianza area breathes.” The visit will take you from the epoch of Empress Maria Theresa of Austria to the walks of...
Neoclassical culture in Milan (videoconference in Italian)

Neoclassical culture in Milan (videoconference in Italian)

Join an online overview in Italian at the end of November of the Neoclassical period in Lombardy. If you’re not familiar with this pivotal period in Lombardy, then it’ll be great for general information, but it’ll also be a useful background for our...
Antique harpsichord notes at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum

Antique harpsichord notes at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum

Long beloved melodies of the most known artists again resound in the Grand Salon of the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum. From J. S. Bach a G. B. Fontana, da A. Forqueray a J. Van Eyck, seventeenth century notes characterize the return of the collaboration between the museum...
Free guided visits (in Italian)

Free guided visits (in Italian)

On Saturdays in July, there will be free guided visits (in Italian) of the Bagatti Valsecchi collections, leading the visitors through stories of its Renaissance and Neo-Renaissance furnishings and art and its erstwhile inhabitants. Saturday 4, 11, 18, and 25 July,...
Complimentary Friends membership cards ’til the end of June

Complimentary Friends membership cards ’til the end of June

From the 19th to the 30th of June, with the purchase of an entrance ticket all visitors will receive a complimentary membership card for the Friends of the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum. It’s an advantageous opportunity for coming back to the museum free-of-charge...
Between heaven and earth – Lombard landscapes (in Italian)

Between heaven and earth – Lombard landscapes (in Italian)

A visit to MUFOCO – the museum of contemporary photography, where there is an exhibit that is part of a project involving more than 200 artists who photographed more than 3,000 sites in Lombardy. Photographs and projections of “santelle” –...
Filippo de Pisis (in Italian)

Filippo de Pisis (in Italian)

Displayed in ten rooms, this exhibition unwinds chronologically, introducing visitors to the universe of Filippo de Pisis (Ferrara, 1896 – Milan, 1956), from his debut in 1916 and his encounter with the Metaphysical painting of de Chirico to the beginning of the...
Waiting for Christmas 2019 (in Italian)

Waiting for Christmas 2019 (in Italian)

City Zone 1 and the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum have organized two appointments to celebrate the arrival of Christmas: two afternoons to discover the pleasure of being together, big and small. There will be a famous tale from the Russian tradition, Finst, the Shiny...
Tour of the Biblioteca Braidense (in Italian)

Tour of the Biblioteca Braidense (in Italian)

When tourists cross the threshhold of the Biblioteca Braidense, a gleam of light enters their eyes, an extraordinary light of the unexpected, of discovery. Located in the Brera quarter (hence “Braidense”) in a mid-seventeenth century ex-monastery...
Visit to the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana (in Italian)

Visit to the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana (in Italian)

Like seeing masterpieces of art? Caravaggio, Raphael, Botticelli, Ghirlandaio, Bramante, Michelangelo, Titian, even Leonardo and company ring your chimes? Interested in historic female painters? There’s Lavinia Fontana. Prefer the quirky? How about a curl of...
Paul Klee @ MUDEC, Milan (in Italian)

Paul Klee @ MUDEC, Milan (in Italian)

The Paul Klee exhibit at MUDEC presents the work of this great German artist in a wholly new light: the primitivism and ‘return to origins’ that characterized Europe at the beginning of the 20th century. In a world in which modernity seemed to become ever...

Two appointments to celebrate the grape harvest

The Bagatti Valsecchi Museum will participate in the 2018  “Vendemmia di Montenapoleone” event (The Grape Harvest of Montenapoleone) with two appointments and a celebration of a new partnership with Cavit Altemasi, a prestigious brand of Trentodoc, the...

Lucio Fontana: Rooms / Environments (in Italian)

This Lucio Fontana exhibit concentrates on the corpus of spatial rooms and is a unique chance to observe about 10 such spaces, some of which have been reconstructed for the first time since the death of the artist. Theorist and founder of the Spatialism movement,...

Day Trip to Mantua (in Italian)

Day Trip to Mantua, Thursday, June 8, 2017 (in Italian) The Sanctuary of the Holy Virgin of Blessings Received (Santuario della Beata Vergine delle Grazie) is a Lombard Gothic style church dedicated to the Holy Virgin Mary. It rises in the small “Grazie”...

The Great Mother: guided visit (in Italian)

The Great Mother: the exhibit with more than 80 international artists represented analyzes the representation and iconography of maternity in Italian art during the 20th century, from the avant-garde movements to today. From paleolithic Venuses to the “bad...