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Things to do in Milan

From classic must-see sights to insider hot spots and local haunts, there are countless things to do in Milan. How do you decide? Start with our travel guide and get our favorite Milan attractions and activities—shops, museums, parks, nightclubs, coffee shops, tours, and more.

Our international team of editors and writers handpick the best things to do in Milan to help travelers discover authentic, local experiences. Whether a hidden boutique with handcrafted products, a popular local festival, a bakery with a cult following, or a picnic-worthy park, Travel + Leisure guides the way, providing information and inspiration. From beaches and bars to cultural attractions and up-and-coming neighborhoods, our list will help you make the most of your romantic getaway, family vacation, or trip with friends. Below find Travel + Leisure’s top picks for what to do in Milan.

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  • Anna Fabiano

    The only place where one can purchase women's clothes by Anna Fabiano, the former Fiorucci designer's store is located in Milan's trendy Porta Tici... More
  • Cavalli e Nastri

    A treasure trove for vintage Gucci bags and other Italian designer goods, in the trendy Porta Ticinese district. More
  • La Rinascente

    The century-old shop has unveiled a futuristic Design Supermarket with a whimsical collection of stylish tech toys, tableware, and more by the like... More
  • Marni

    Founded by Italian designer Consuelo Castiglioni and her husband Gianni in 1994, this avant-garde clothing company now has almost 100 stores in fas... More
  • Nottingham Forest

    The most expensive cocktail in Milan can be found at Nottingham Forest just outside Porta Monforte. At €3,500, the diamond cocktail is thankfully t... More
  • Pasticceria Marchesi

    Little seems to have changed in this coffee and cake shop on Via Santa Maria alla Porta since opening in 1824. Baristas still wear white shirts und... More
  • Peck

    An emporium of all things gastronomic, including white truffles from Alba, 40 single-origin coffees, and 3,000 wines. More
  • Spazio Rossana Orlandi

    Rossana Orlandi took a 19th-century tie factory in the Magenta District and converted it into one of the premier venues for interior design. Fueled... More
  • Teatro alla Scala

    When it comes to opera, there’s no more respectable venue than “La Scala,” located a block north of the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II shopping mall... More

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