€£$
по-русскиen Español (pronto)
enter
1452things to do
in the world
210things to do
in Italy
30things to do
in Milan

See the famous fresco by Leonardo da Vinci "Last Supper"in Milan, Italy

#2of 30 things to doin Milan

Oddviser

adventure's step-by-step
recipes & lifehacks
How to ride a board on volcano in Nicaragua?How to walk inside the active volcano in Greece?How to feed flying dogs in the jungles of Thailand?How to cycle along the Great Wall of China?How to swim in the famous Trevi Fountain in Rome?How to ride a kayak along the canals of Venice?How to walk on the roofs of skyscrapers in Dubai?
Join usit's more fun together :)
See the most famous work of Leonardo da Vinci in the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie.
How to see the famous fresco by Leonardo da Vinci "Last Supper" in Milan
The Last Supper is the famous fresco located in the Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie. It depicts the Last Supper of Jesus with his disciples. The mural is interesting by the fact that Leonardo used a technique of applying the paint dry and not wet, as was the custom at the time. Thus, he could change the parts of the picture that with the wet application would be impossible. Due to the fragility of fresco was not transferred to a museum, and it is now in the place where Leonardo da Vinci worked on it.

The fresco by Leonardo da Vinci
Photo: The fresco "Last Supper" by Leonardo da Vinci

Now everyone can see the fresco, the church doors are open every day except Monday. Book tickets on website, but remember that you can only go in there with a group, and tickets are selling out in a few weeks.

Another way to buy a ticket - to come to the church and go to any guide who led the group on a tour. Do not hesitate to ask if he had an extra ticket - sometimes guides sell them even cheaper than at the box office.

After buying a ticket online you need to arrive 20 minutes prior to the scheduled tour to exchange electronic voucher for a real ticket at the box office. To do this, you need to print the electronic voucher and passport.

After an exchange of ticket you have to wait for your group and go to the mural. The session lasts 15 minutes. Taking photographs is strictly forbidden, but you can try to make a few photos, just turn off the flash and the sound of camera.

Where to do?

#2Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie in MilanChurch of Santa Maria delle Grazie

Church of Santa Maria delle Grazie is located in the west of Milan and is best known for its dining room, where there is a fresco by Leonardo da Vinci.

Open hours: from 7 am till 7:30 pm
Official website: http://www.vivaticket.it

How much?

ticket costs €12.

Reviews

Guest19 January 2018

More things to do in Milan

#29Take a yacht ride in MilanTake a yacht rideoddviser

Have a rest on a yacht board while ploughing waters of the Ligurian Sea. Sky, waves and Italian coast are around you to make your ride relaxing.

3500
#22Try salami in MilanTry salamioddviser

There are several kinds of salami, but the most delicious is Milanese salami, and you certainly need to try it in Milan.

10
#20Try stracchino cheese in MilanTry stracchino cheeseoddviser

Soft cheese with a slight bitterness is best spread on bread, take a bottle of wine and have a picnic in a quiet area of Milan.

4
#7See Egyptian mummies in MilanSee Egyptian mummiesDarina

Sforza Castle has the Museum of Egypt, which holds real mummies and sarcophagi, still able to scare even daredevils.

5Sforza Castle
#25Watch football at the San Siro stadium in MilanWatch football at the San Siro stadiumoddviser

Even if you are not a true football fan, then you should still visit the football game here!

200San Siro Stadium
#19Try risotto Milanese in MilanTry risotto MilaneseLIFEisGOOD

You need to taste an unusual saturated yellow rice with saffron and wine only in its homeland.

15
#30Try panettone in MilanTry panettoneMaybe Me

Come to Milan for Christmas and try a delicious festive cake, how it is prepared only here.

2
#26Fly in a hot air balloon in MilanFly in a hot air balloonoddviser

A great opportunity to enjoy the views of Florence, Tuscany, Siena, Piedmont and even Milan from a bird's eye view.

250
#5Try Gorgonzola in MilanTry GorgonzolaEugene Krasowski

Become a real foodie and try Italian Gorgonzola blue cheese with mold, which gives it a distinctive tangy flavor.

#11Drink coffee in a Gucci Café in MilanDrink coffee in a Gucci CaféAlex Like

Take a break from shopping and sit down with a cup of coffee in a Gucci Cafe, where everything breathes romance of fashion brand.

5Gucci Café
#14Ride in a boat on the canals of Milan in MilanRide in a boat on the canals of Milanoddviser

Ride on a mini-boat on the canals designed by Leonardo da Vinci.

8Naviglio Grande
Know more things to do?Guest

Share your ideas of what to do in Milan with other travellers — together we'll make our travellings more interesting!

Photo credit © http://www.italy24.ilsole24ore.com