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Colonne di San Lorenzo

Corso Di Porta Ticinese, Milan, Italy
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Corso Di Porta Ticinese, Milan, Italy
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't know how important they are in the history, but from my part, the place is not so impressive. I guess is a nice way to spend some time, but only if you are not hustled by all the africans that stay around there...More

Thank Cristi I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Le Colonne di San Lorenzo is an historic place in Milan. But during the night everything is different because a lot of guys meet there. You can buy a beer and cocktail and drink with your friends in the square.

Thank AndreasPhotographer
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Milan is not known for having many Roman ruins but these columns are some that still remain in the city. They are on the street in the Corso di Porta Ticinese in front of the Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore. They are worth seeing as is...More

Thank Fellowtraveller00
Reviewed 17 May 2017

16 corinthian columns are the ruins of Roman era. Now it's the square where young Italians enjoy their free time. You have to look at this place if you love ancient history.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Quite impressive roman columns housed close to the church place where lot of young people meet during day/night. Hectic place during working hours offers some good places to sit and eat.

Thank D0cumenta
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

All of a sudden, in the middle of the city these Roman columns... it is definitely worth seeing! If you like ancient ruins like me...

Thank Reading-Traveling
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I didn't get the chance to see them during the day due to my very busy schedule so i walked to see them at night from the Duomo and i did like them a lot. They were lit and the place was quiet and you...More

Thank SamMakari
Reviewed 6 April 2017

ancient locatoin down town Milan where you can meet tons of young people. Historical place where you can seat and drink. Street music and entertainment during evening/night. you can find everything, as usual where youth are.

1  Thank RobertoeFederica
Reviewed 22 March 2017

You cannot find so much of the antiquity in Milan, but this is the best preserved thing from the Roman times. It is not something that makes you stare, but it is worth seeing. It is situated near San Lorenzo church in lovely area,

Thank Boris B
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The square facing the basilica features the so-called Colonne di San Lorenzo (Columns of St. Lawrence). When my husband and I decided to visit the Basilica di San Lorenzo Maggiore, we did not expect to see this interesting ruins. The Colonne di San Lorenzo dates...More

Thank beth_sale22
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Navigli
The Navigli is part of historic Milan. In the ancient
days, the entire city was linked with canals, similar
to Venice. Today, most of the canals are gone, but the
Navigli remains a canal-based neighborhood. There are
two major canals: Naviglio Pavese and Naviglio Grande.
The Naviglio Grande's bridges greet visitors at dusk
with an amazing view. The Navigli district specializes
in clubs, cafes, and vintage shops. Lifestyle reigns
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