5 places with a connection to fashion Milan

Costume Moda Immagine

AT: PALAZZO MORANDA

Via Sant’Andrea 6

+39 02 8846 5735

costumemodaimmagine.mi.it

Palazzo Morando is located in the ‘Fashion Quadrilateral’, the highend shopping streets between Via Montenapoleone, Via Manzoni, Via della Spiga and Corso Venezia. A place to showcase and enhance the wealth of clothes and accessories from the past, analyse the image of the present and think of suggestions for the future.

Theatro Alla Scala Ansaldo Workshops

Via Bergognone 34
South-West ➈
+39 02 4335 3521
teatroallascala.org

All the Scala Theatre’s workshops are located here on the former Ansaldo industrial site: 20.000 square metres of warehouses for crafts (set design, sculpture, carpentry...), costume design and laundry. They also store over 60.000 stage costumes here and there is also a stage space that is identical to the Piermarini stage (La Scala). English tours available.

Armani Silos

Via Bergognone 40
South-West ➈
+39 02 9163 0010
armanisilos.com

This former grain silos contain a curated selection of clothes by the fashion brand from 1980 to today on four floors. Sections such as Stars, Daywear, Exotism, Chromatism and Light epitomise the vision of ‘King Giorgio’ and his timeless aesthetic.

Milano Fashion Library

Via Alessandria 8
South-West
+39 02 8331 1211
bibliotecadellamoda.it

This library, which originated in a private archive, narrates the history of fashion and clothing from the mid-19th century to the present, with magazines, publications – some very rare, catalogues, and lookbooks. They also have magazines specialised in knitwear, accessories and jewellery. An accessible and searchable collection.

Apritimoda Event

+39 366 229 2731
apritimoda.it

Made in Italy also means fashion. Visiting the workshops is a unique experience that allows you to appreciate the work of these people, that is synonymous with craftsmanship and culture. An event that invites the public to visit the fashion houses on an autumn weekend. Free admission.