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“glass roof”(121 reviews)
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For sheer belle époque splendor, this extravagant 19th-century glass-topped, barrel-vaulted tunnel serves as a lively, noisy and colorful shopping mall, teeming with life and inviting you to people-watching from the tables that spill from the...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
As featured in One Day in Milan
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Piazza del Duomo, 20123 Milan, Italy
Centro Storico
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+39 02 7740 4343
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 January 2004

the galleria vittorio emanuele II is one of the most amazing sights you will ever see!! I went to italy for the day for a shopping trip with my friends and we spent nearly all day just looking at it!!

13  Thank morris91
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 18 June 2016

My wallet was almost stolen by a middle eastern looking guy. We noticed lots of people bumping us. The place is always full even on a weekday because it is a tourist destination. Keep your belongings safe.

9  Thank Atiyadlc
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A stunning building full of beautiful shops at the very high end. Need a very flexible friend to spend money here but worth a look if no intention of a purchase!!

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Reviewed yesterday

This Stunning Arcade of shops etc, said to be the first of its kind in the world surronded on one side by the Plaza del Duomo/Milan Cathedral and on the other the Teatro Alla Scala, the world renowned Opera House. When in Milan one most...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's so beautiful, and luckily the place was renovated in 2017 to celebrate the shopping mall's 150 years so it looks brand new! As for the shopping, it's full of high end luxury brands, so not a place for a bargain but definitely worth window...More

Thank Jen_Overseas
Reviewed yesterday

Not the most impressive thing I've seen in my travels but still lovely enough and worth taking a stroll through if you're in the neighborhood. High end brand names and pricey restaurants. Enjoyed a nice enough meal with my daughter there. Can't really expect cheap...More

Thank theswissmister
Reviewed 2 days ago

This of course is a must do in Milan. Loved the Marble and the cleanliness. Restaurants in the arcade expensive. We walked through turned right and came across several bistros. Had a great lunch plus Aperol Sprits for a more reasonable price.

Thank david c
Reviewed 3 days ago

Not really what I was expecting. Huge space with four 'spokes' tow of which connect the Duomo and the Opera. Expensive shopping, very expensive restaurants line both interior and nearby streets. Obviously it is a must visit in Milan, but no need to dwell here...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

If you are not on a budget, looking for high end designer wear. Then this is the place for you, this is Milano’s Champ Élysées.

Thank 237nadineh
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were amazed that this beautiful mall filled with high end shops and restaurants has survived this long without damage. It is a a truly magnificent space. Great for a leisurely lunch at one of the fine restaurances insude.

Thank Ruhskis
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Thought this place was great and has an open concept for 4 entrance and exits. Gets quite crowded after work hours but it has great restaurant options and shopping options as well. Would recommend this if someone is in the area but to not make...More

Thank fattumsb
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fun place to window shop and people watch. Stores are high end designers. There is a 7 star hotel located in the Galleria.

Thank EileenO123456
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Centro Storico
The pulsating core of Milan is in Centro. Duomo Square
is enclosed by the gothic cathedral, the historic icon
of Milan. However, shopping is what draws most crowds
to this area. The classy and versatile Galleria
Vittorio Emanuele II with luxury boutiques and high
quality restaurants will turn any shopping or lunch
expedition into a royal experience. Head to the
rooftop of the flagship La Rinascente to enjoy the
...More
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Climber182979
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Response from Arefeh V | Reviewed this property |
Hi even though we had rented a car we took metro, parking was almost impossible and it was cheaper
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Response from buob2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry Cannot help...We took a bus ! Cheers
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Response from Rita V | Reviewed this property |
We went on Monday and it was all open
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