Hotel della Corona - Binasco. Welcome. At the outskirts of the Village of Binasco, near Porta Milanese, stood the Locanda Della Santa Corona.. First news date back to 1483: that year, by letter, Gian Galeazzo Sforza granted to De' Magnis' brothers, native of Binasco and tavern owners, the citizenship of Milan.
It is worth noting that some of them were even used by illustrious figures of the past such as Francesco Sforza and Gian Galeazzo Visconti. Host distinct business meetings and corporate events or celebrate a fairy tale wedding at one of three spacious halls, surrounded by frescoed walls and lit by their impressive windows.
Its construction started in 1386, during the reign of Gian Galeazzo Visconti (the architect who designed it is unknown) and continued until the 19th century. A succession of Lombard, Campionese, French and German maestri acted as director of works.
Started in 1386 and built by Gian Galeazzo Visconti, the Duomo stands on the site of the early medieval basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore. It is the most important example of international Gothic architecture in Italy, renowned for its blend of Nordic features and Lombard elements.
Castello Sforzesco Milano. One of the main symbols of Milan and its history. It was built in the fifteenth century by Francesco Sforza, recently became Duke of Milan, on the remains of a previous fortification dating back to the fourteenth century known as Castrum Porte Jovis (Castle of Porta Giovia or Zobia).
Dating back to the 800s, the structure was renovated in the second half of the 1400s by Donato Bramante, after Duke Gian Galeazzo Sforza commissioned a new church for his city. The Duke wanted to build a huge church but the location available to him was very small due to the busy street.
The Castle "Al Castello" (to The Castle) is the name by which this hotel and restaurant has always been named by the local population, apparently a medieval castle, it is actually a historic manor house, built between the sixteenth and seventeenth century, originally owned by the Caccia family , named feudatory of Sillavengo by the Duke of Milan, Gian Galeazzo Sforza, in 1483.
This Book of Hours or Offiziolo was an augural gift for the marital union between Gian Galeazzo Sforza (1469-1494), son and heir of the Duke of Milan, and princess Isabella of Aragon (1470-1524), grand-daughter of the King of Naples, Ferrante I of Aragon (1423-1494; r. from 1458), as clearly stated by the Visconti-Sforza and Aragon impaled arms ...
Hotel Milano Castello is in a great position to reach the Pinacoteca di Brera in just a few minutes on foot. The Pinacoteca di Brera is a national gallery of ancient and modern art , located in the homonymous palace, one of the largest complexes in Milan with over 24000 square meters of surface.
From the Cahn Collection. 1859. ITALY, Milano (Duchi). Gian Galeazzo Sforza. with Lodovico Maria Sforza as regent, 1480-1494. AR Testone (9.67 g, 12h).