Palazzina Appiani

Palazzina Appiani

The stage that Napoleon wanted for himself in the Arena of Sempione Park

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from March to December. Check on Google Maps for more details about opening and closing days.
Plan your visit

Ticket prices

Contributions gratefully received


+ 39 347 1552920 only during the opening times

Entrusted to FAI on a loan-for-use basis by Milan City Council in 2015


Set within Milan’s largest city park, Parco Sempione, this little Neoclassical jewel, is just waiting to be discovered. It was designed by Luigi Canonica as the official gallery for the family of Napoleon, the French emperor.

Entrance is free of charge. All donations gratefully received. Guided tours in English, price and availability on request.

Opening Hours

Palazzina Appiani will be open from Wednesday to Sunday with the following timetable: 10AM -6PM (Last entrance at 5PM).

  • May the 17th closed
  • May the 19th closed
  • May the 25th closed
  • May the 26th it will be opened from 10.00 to 13.30


May the 1st

Guided tours by reservation, at the following link (connected to the reservation button).

Available all year for private events.

Please, check on Google Maps all the details of the opening and closing days

How to get there

By underground

Line MM2 Moscova or Lanza stations; then 10 minutes on foot.

By tram

Line 12-14, Bramante Lega Lombarda stop.

By bus

Line 43-57: Viale Elvezia (Arena) stop.


Simple Entrance

Contributions gratefully received.

Guided Tour

FAI members, INTO members - The International National Trusts Organization €5
Adults: €10
Reduced (aged 6-18): €5
Students aged 25 or under: €5
: €25 Allows entry at reduced rates for family groups composed of 2 adults and 2 children (6-18 years of age). Free entry for any additional children in the family group.


Disabled visitors can access free-of-charge those FAI properties that are open to the public by showing their ANMIC (Associazione Nazionale Mutilati e Invalidi Civili) card.

Good to know

Dogs on the leash are allowed

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