Guided tour

Milan: Ambrosiana Gallery & Da Vinci's Codex Atlanticus Tour

Milan: Ambrosiana Gallery & Da Vinci's Codex Atlanticus Tour

Activity provider: Italy Hidden Experiences

From US$ 54.03 per person

During this small-group experience, discover two of Leonardo da Vinci's masterpieces: the Codex Atlanticus, a voluminous collection of this brilliant man's drawings and manuscripts.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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English, Italian, Spanish, French, German
Wheelchair accessible
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  • Enjoy a 1.5-hour guided tour of the Codex Atlanticus & Ambrosiana Gallery
  • Walk in Leonardo's footsteps with an expert guide
  • Unveil the hidden secrets of the Codex Atlanticus
  • Walk around Ambrosiana Gallery
Full description
Follow the traces left behind by Leonardo Da Vinci during his period in Milan on a guided tour of the Ambrosiana Gallery. Learn about his most hidden secret, the Codex Atlanticus, a collection of Leonardo Da Vinci's notes which represents the great artist's genius. Embark on a 1.5-hour guided journey inside the Pinacoteca Ambrosiana. Follow your guide through the main rooms as they answer numerous questions including how many pages there are in the Atlantic Codex. Learn about Leonardo in all his mystery, alongside other masterful artists such as Raphael. Upgrade your tour to a private tour with your very own guide, just for you and your group. Choose the relevant option when booking and select your language preference.
  • Tickets to Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
  • Certified tour guide
  • Headphones (from 5 participants)
  • Private tour (if option chosen)
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pick up and drop-off
  • Extras
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • All participants over 12 years old must present one of the following: proof of full vaccination, proof of first vaccination administered at least 22 days ago, proof of a Covid-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative PCR test taken no more than 48 hours before the activity starts

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Meeting point

In front of Ambrosiana Gallery, Piazza Pio XI, 2, 20123 Milan MI, Italy

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags
  • Short skirts

Know before you go

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 15 minutes before the activity starts.
Customer reviews

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Our guide Giorgio was outstanding! So knowledgeable and helpful. He helped us understand and appreciate what we were seeing. The collection is wonderful and can be a little intimidating without an excellent guide

April 24, 2022

Stefania fut une excellente guide, intéressante, documentée, nous n’avons pas vu passé les presque 2h de visite guidée.

August 7, 2022


Très bonne excursion. Guide très compétent et sympathique. Durée de 2 heures appropriée.

May 9, 2022


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