The Duomo of Milan, Milan

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Milan Cathedral.. Milan, Italy. Dedicated to Santa Maria Nascente (Saint Mary Nascent), it is the seat of the Archbishop of Milan, currently Cardinal Angelo Scola.  The Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete. It is the fifth largest cathedral in the world and the largest in the Italian state territory.  Milan's layout, with streets either radiating from the Duomo or circling it. Built at the beginning of the 5th century.

Duomo di Milano ✅is the cathedral church of Milan, Italy.The Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete. It is the fourth largest cathedral in the and the largest in the Italian state territory

Beautiful view of Duomo Cathedral in Milan  |  10 Amazing Places in Italy You Need To Visit

Beautiful view of Duomo Cathedral in Milan 10 Amazing Places in Italy You Need To Visit

Duomo, Milan

Been there - loved it~ Milan, Italy - Duomo di Milano (Milan Cathedral) . "The cathedral church of Milan, Italy, this Gothic cathedral took nearly six centuries to complete. It is the fourth-largest cathedral in the world and the largest in Italy.

Milan. On the floor near the main entrance is a sundial, engraved with zodiac symbols, installed in 1768 by astronomers from the Accademia di Brera, placed so that it is struck by a ray of sunlight breaking through a hole in the opposite wall. On the summer solstice, the ray strikes the tongue of bronze set in the floor; on the winter solstice, the ray of light stretches out to reach the meridian. Meridian of the Duomo, astronomical reference until 1884, when it was replaced by Greenwich.

Milan, zodiac sundial, 1768 ~ astronomers from Accademia di Brera. Summer solstice, ray strikes tongue of bronze set in the floor; winter solstice, stretches out to meridian.

Milano Duomo Cathedral Roof - Milan, Italy One of the most amazing experiences in Milan. Totally worth going on top of it

Visit the roof of the Duomo - it's stunning. On a clear day you can see the Alps

THE BEST OF MILANO I visited Milan at the beginning of the summer with my cousin and was truly impressed by all of its beauty. The fashion capital of Italy is full of lovely little cobblestone streets, amazing churches and cathedrals, great bars and restaurants, and of course, is one of the best places in Europe for shopping. By We Are Travel Girls Contributor Charlotte Louise

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