Conceived by the famous architect Carlo Maciachini, the construction of the Cemetery Monumentale was realized in the inclusive years between 1863 and 1866 in the area of Door it Turns.
Currently the Cemetery Monumentale in Milan preserves works of art, monuments, statues and chapels of important sculptors and architects of the past among which we can remember Luca Beltrami, Mosť Bianchi, Pietro Cascella, Giacomo Manzý, Francesco Messina, Medardo Rosso, Vincenzo Vela, Ettore Ximenes, Adolfo Wildt. Among the characters and the buried famous citizens in the structure we remember: the general Carlo Alberto Dalla Chiesa, Eugenio Montale, Arturo Toscanini, Alessandro Manzoni, Salvatore Quasimodo, Arrigo Boito, Luigi Cagnola, Carlo Forlanini, Carlo Cattaneo, Amilcare Ponchielli, Francesco Hayez, Elio Vittorini, Luigi Barzini, Piero
Bottoni, Luigi Veronesi, Guido Venosta, Angelo Salmoiraghi, Gino Alemagna, Angelo Motta, Ludovico Geymonat.
piazzale Cimitero Monumentale
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