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THE CASTLE DEMOLISHED

The last descendant of the Visconti family, Filippo Maria, died in 1447. He had no legitimate heirs, so the citizens from Milan proclaimed the Republic. The fortress was demolished and its stones were used to restore the town walls.










Outline for a visit


Castello Sforzesco - Piazza Castello   20121 MILAN