The Cathedral (Duomo) of Milan, symbol of the city, is dedicated to Santa Maria Nascente. It is perhaps the most important work of Gothic architecture in Italy and one of the most famous and complex in the world. The Cathedral is open to all those wishing to discover a charming place full of art, faith and history, memory and testimony of our culture. Tickets allow the access to the Terraces by lift, admission to the Baptistery and to the Museum with the Treasure.
Tickets: Full Price Ticket Reduced Price Ticket: Children from 7 to 12 Free entrance (not bookable): children up to 6 years old teachers accompanying groups disabled visitors (with certificate) and their carer tour guides or tour leaders with group members of the armed forces in uniform.
The Cathedral (Duomo) of Milan, symbol of the city, is dedicated to Santa Maria Nascente. It is perhaps the most important work of Gothic architecture in Italy and one of the most famous and complex in the world. The Cathedral is open to all those wishing to discover a charming place full of art, faith and history, memory and testimony of our culture. Tickets allow the access to the Terraces by lift, admission to the Baptistery and to the Museum with the Treasure: an Open-date voucher (with no day or time limits) to be redeemed by December 31, 2017. Opening Hours: Cathedral: Monday - Friday: 8am to 10pm. Last access 9pm. Saturday - day opening: 8am to 4pm. Saturday - evening opening: 5pm to 10pm. Last access 9pm. Sunday - day opening: 1:30pm to 3:30pm. Sunday - evening opening: 5pm to 10pm. Last access 9pm. Terraces: Daily from 9am to 6:30pm. Last access 6pm. From May to September, every Friday and Saturday all-day opening from 9am to 9:30pm. Last access at 9pm. Closed on Christmas Day and May 1. * Admission times for climbing to the Terraces could be subject to change, following instructions given by the Public Safety Authorities to guarantee public order during special liturgical celebrations or the organizational needs of the Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano, as well as for weather reasons. Museum and Treasure: Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm. Last access at 4:50pm. Extraordinary openings: December 26, January 6, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, April 25, June 2. Closed: January 1, May 1, August 15 and December 25. On December 24 and 31, museum closes early (2pm, last access 12:50pm). Baptistery of San Giovanni alle Fonti: Tuesday to Sunday from 10am to 6pm. Last access at 4:50pm. Extraordinary openings: December 26, January 6, Easter Sunday and Easter Monday, April 25, June 2. Closed: January 1, May 1, August 15 and December 25. On December 24 and 31, museum closes early (2pm, last access 12:50pm). Groups: Groups are required to book either the Headset or Audio-Guide System. Reservations must be made with a minimum of 1-day notice. Save time ordering! Add all the museum tickets you want to your basket, then fill in the form and send your request. PLEASE NOTE: Immediately after submitting an order, you will receive an email with your order summary plus a second email confirming your successful payment. A confirmation email with links to the vouchers will be sent one business day after you place your order (Monday afternoon for orders submitted on Friday and during the weekend). Please make sure that your anti-spam filter does not block automatic emails from email@example.com. Cancellation Policy: Purchased tickets remained unused cannot be refunded. If not obliterated, they are valid until December 31, 2017. Access for Visitors with Mobility Disabilities: The Cathedral: the Cathedral can be accessed from the church square; the nave and aisles are accessible. The Treasure: The treasure Room and the Crypt of San Carlo Borromeo can only be reached from stairs with handrails. The Baptistery: the early-Christian Baptistery, due to its underground location, can be reached only by stairs and features a circular path with uneven pavement, many steps and passageways measuring a minimum of 63 cm. The early-Christian Baptistery can be reached by visitors with mobility disabilities through the mezzanine of the MM1. The Terraces: access by lift (cabin opening 65 cm; inside 113×83 cm). The architectural barriers present make it possible to reach only the level of the walkways but not to continue along the entire path. The walkways are small and allow passage of only one person at a time. Rules for the visit: All visitors are kindly asked to be respectful of the location and remain silent. Access to the Duomo shall be permitted only to people who are presentably dressed. Large bags and suitcases are not permitted inside the Duomo. The Cathedral does not have a bag checkroom. While in the Cathedral, please comply with the following: No food or drinks of any kind Do not touch the works of art Do not use mobile phones Do not use LASER pointers No animals allowed. Strollers and baby carriages are permitted inside the Cathedral. On the Terraces, along the path there are steep stairs and very narrow passages. Therefore strollers and baby carriages must be kept closed. All terrace walkways have handrails and protection systems. However, children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult and held by the hand throughout the entire visit. Booking and rental of the headset systems are required for all groups counting a minimum of 5 to a maximum of 50 people, excluding the tour leader and guide. Photographs and Video: Individual visitors entering the Duomo and wishing to take photos strictly for personal use, and not for profit or study purposes, must purchase an ID wrist band (€ 2.00) as proof of authorization. The word "photos" indicates any form of picture/image taken using any type of equipment, including film or digital cameras, mobile phones, tablets and smartphones. The wristband can be purchased directly at the distribution point located inside the Duomo, at the north nave entrance. The wristband must be worn at all times and presented upon request of security personnel. The photo wristband can also be purchased on line and collected, upon presentation of the payment voucher, at the Group Welcome Point located under the archway of the Church of Santa Maria Annunciata in Camposanto in Piazza Duomo 18, before entering the Duomo Groups that have been regularly booked and supplied with microphone and headset systems by the Veranda Fabbrica del Duomo are not required to pay for the photo wristband. How to get there: By car The Duomo is located in the historic city center. It is therefore cannot be reached directly by car. You can, however, reach the area of Piazza Fontana and then continue on foot for about 400 meters toward Piazza Duomo. We remind you that the Duomo area is subject to strict restrictions for Zone A, i.e. the Limited Traffic Zone of Cerchia dei Bastioni, from Monday to Friday, 7:30am to 7:30pm. By train From Stazione Centrale (the central station), take the yellow subway line (M3), get off at “Duomo” From Cadorna station, take the red subway line (M1), get off at “Duomo” From Garibaldi station, take the green subway line (M2), change at “Cadorna” and get on the red line (M1), get off at “Duomo” By plane From Milan Malpensa airport (MXP): You can reach Stazione Centrale (the central station) by shuttle bus service or taxi. The Malpensa Express train connects the airport to the Milano Centrale and G. Garibaldi stations. Shuttle buses depart approximately every 30 minutes from 3:45 a.m. to 12:30 a.m. From Linate airport (LIN): You can reach Stazione Centrale (the central station) with bus 73 from 6:05 a.m. to 11:35 p.m. By subway The “Duomo” stop is served by the red line (M1) and the yellow line (M3). By tram Piazza Fontana stop, tram 15 Via Torino stop, trams 2 and 14 Via Mazzini stop, trams 16, 24 and 27