Pinacoteca di Brera Informazioni

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Palazzo Brera

Palazzo Brera

Palazzo di Brera is a late Baroque building which was erected over the remains of a 14th century monastery of the Umiliati order. The Empress Maria Theresa of Austria founded the Accademia in 1776 and proceeded to house it in the palazzo.

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Other Institutes

Other Institutes

The Palazzo di Brera does not just house the Pinacoteca, it is also home to a unique group of Milanese cultural institutions.

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The history of the Pinacoteca

The history of the Pinacoteca

The Pinacoteca di Brera, now a museum of international repute, was initially established alongside the Accademia di Belle Arti which Maria Theresa of Austria founded in 1776 to offer the students the opportunity to study lofty masterpieces of art close up.

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Backstage

Backstage

Amid the fabulous works of art on display in the Pinacoteca's many rooms, in addition to the many visitors there are also a large number of people working to make their visit a truly memorable experience.

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Explore the Pinacoteca di Brera collection

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The Collection Online/ 613 records

The Collection Online/ 613 records