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Reviewed 8 July 2018

This line of 16 marble Corinthian columns, the only remains of Roman Temple or other structure, is one of a few Roman ruins still in situ in Milano. It can be seen in front of the Basilica of St. Lorenzo.

Thank Superkatt
Reviewed 7 July 2018

This is probably the only Roman era monument located within urban Milan; located at the far end of Via Torino, a popular shopping destination, which connects it to the Duomo. There are 16 Corinthian columns in a row, which are all that remains of a...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

An old set of columns in front of the church with the same name. Difficult to photograph though the church is worth a visit and there's some street art on the wall next to it

Thank rebeljenn
Reviewed 14 April 2018

It is a just a walk around space but great historical story. The crowd is young and vivacious, esp during evenings.

Thank Shipra J
Reviewed 14 April 2018

where it remained until 402. So it should be called Imperium Mediolanum, not the Roman, uring that time. The church of San Lorenzo cupola collapsed in the Renaissaince, so it's been rebuilt, maybe twice, but it dtes back to 500 at least.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Step in to the past with a visit to these 5th century columns. Worth a visit because of the history. Also near the remnants of the extensive canal system that Milan used to have.

Thank Oztotl
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

It was nice to move around here and take some pictures while walking through downtown Milano. The Colonne are beautiful and quite imposing.

Thank Aschie2013
Reviewed 6 December 2017

very traditional place in the "old" Milano to get an happy hour during end of the week. nice area, always full of young people, however during weekend-night time can be too much crowded and noisy. just keeping it into account, that's it

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

I am not sure when this structure was erected but it was probably in the roman times. It is a nice place to see and it is free.

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 23 September 2017

The colonnade located in front of the Basilica of San Lorenzo consists of sixteen tall Corinthian columns that was placed here in the 4th century. The columns are impressive, more than seven meters high and together with a nice square it is a perfect opportunity...More

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