Cathedral Square, Milan
Piazza del Duomo, 8-10, 20122 Milan, Italy
Cathedral Square is the main square of Milan, where there are several main historical buildings. Here Milanese together at Christmas, New Year and other holidays.. In the center stands on the pedestal of the equestrian statue - a monument to King Vittorio Emanuel the Second. To the left of the monument is a gallery named after Vittorio Emanuele II. It connects the cathedral square with an area in front of the famous Opera "La Scala". The gallery was designed by architect Giuseppe Mengoni in 1877 in the shape of a cross. Its arched ceiling and a central dome made of glass and metal structures. Today the gallery is known for a huge number of brand shops and restaurants. In addition, there are many shows and concerts. Here you can also find the most luxurious and expensive hotel of the city..