you're reading...


5. Built as a fortress and enlarged as a citadel centuries ago, the Castello Sforzesco (Sforza Castle) now houses art collections and museums of Milan. Across the compound the emblems of the city – a red cross on a white background, as well as the Bissa or Biscione, an azure serpent consuming a human child – can also be seen.

« Previous Next »


No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.