Leonardo’s “Sala delle asse” restored

Leonardo’s “Sala delle asse” restored

An exceptional witness to the presence of Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) at the Sforza court, the “Sala delle Asse” is one of the most illustrious rooms of the castle. Located on the ground floor under the north-east “falconer” tower, the room...
Collectors for a day (in Italian)

Collectors for a day (in Italian)

Speechati – the young adult Friends of the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum – launches a new challenge for those 35 and under in Milan: to become collectors for a day! On Sunday, October 13, 2019, this city game played in the streets of Milan will transform the...
Literary tour of Milan: Manzoni’s The Betrothed

Literary tour of Milan: Manzoni’s The Betrothed

“Let the reader immagine the courtyard of the plague hospital, populated by sixteen thousand plague victims; that completely crowded space, with huts and hovels, with carriages, with people; those interminable perspectives of porticoes, on the left and on the...
Keep an eye out! – Sept 13, 2019

Keep an eye out! – Sept 13, 2019

Keep an eye out! Celebrate Milanese-ness at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum by participating in Fà ballà l’oeugg! (roughly, “Keep an eye out!”), the museum’s collaboration during the fourth edition of Se parla milanes (roughly, “Milanese is...
MiTo 2019 discounts for museum Friends

MiTo 2019 discounts for museum Friends

Friends of the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum can go to some Festival MITO SettembreMusica 2019 concerts for reduced prices. Here a list (in Italian) of the participating concerts: link Concert commentary will be in Italian, but the music is universal. These discounts are...
Theater discounts for Friends (2019/2020)

Theater discounts for Friends (2019/2020)

If you are a member in good standing of the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum Friends Association, you can get discounted tickets to see events at these theaters: 2019/2020 Subscription Season (unless otherwise specified, the events are in Italian; consult each theater’s...
VISIT ZUCCHERI WITH THE CURATOR (in Italian)

VISIT ZUCCHERI WITH THE CURATOR (in Italian)

Visit Of roosters and hens, hoopoes, owls and other animals. Toni Zuccheri at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum with Sandro Pezzoli, curator of the exhibit (in Italian). WHERE: Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, via Gesù 5 (MM3 / Tram 1, Montenapoleone; MM1, San Babila; Bus 94,...
Amicis semper libens patebo

Amicis semper libens patebo

Together, GAMI (the association of young adult friends of museums in Italy) and each participating museum’s young adult Friends Association group propose a weekend with the theme of Museums as meeting places for cultures. Speechati – the young adults group...
Piano City 2019

Piano City 2019

Piano City – one of Milan’s favorite spring-time events – comes to the city from the 17th to the 19th of May. Together with Kawai-Furcht, the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum will be one of the protagonists of this 8th edition. On Saturday the 18th at 11...
“Beyond Orticola” 2019 (Fuori Orticola)

“Beyond Orticola” 2019 (Fuori Orticola)

Sala Armigeri in the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum will house an installation of plants and flowers in dialogue with the colorful wallcoverings signed Farrow & Ball. The project – realized during Orticola in Milan by Giulia Mondolfi with the support of the...
FuturDome + aperitif with music

FuturDome + aperitif with music

Futurdome is a project of museum/housing unique in Italy. It was born of the rennovation of a historic mansion in the “Liberty” style – as Milanese call their city’s own particular kind of Art Nouveau. The mansion had been used for meeting at...
New Voices (in Italian)

New Voices (in Italian)

The ninth edition of “New Voices at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum” returns, this time with three young art historians who graduated recently in art history and art criticism at the State University of Milan. Every Tuesday from the 12th to the 26th of March,...
New Voices (in Italian)

New Voices (in Italian)

The ninth edition of “New Voices at the Bagatti Valsecchi Museum” returns, this time with three young art historians who graduated recently in art history and art criticism at the State University of Milan. Every Tuesday from the 12th to the 26th of March,...
Open Care (in Italian)

Open Care (in Italian)

Founded in 2003, Open Care is a European company that offers integrated services for the conservation, management and highlighting of art works and collections. In fact, it’s Open Care that is taking care of the restauration of the Bagatti Valsecchi...