• Art & Culture

Design in a Royal Palace

200 pieces that have made the history of design. From Gio Ponti to Bruno Munari, to emerging designers in the Monza Museum of Design

Where
Museo del Design
Viale Brianza, 1, Monza, Monza e Brianza
Contacts
+39 039 394641
Official site
Infopoint
Infopoint Monza Carducci
Piazza Carducci, 2, Monza
+ 39 039 323222

A singular voyage inside the modern drive to innovate awaits at the halls of Monza's Royal Villa, which have exhibits dedicated to the Design Museum.

A celebration of Italian, but mostly Lombard, affinity for furniture design that is constantly reinventing itself.

Unique items that took the design world by storm were made by the hands of artisans from Monza based on the drawings of prodigious designers.

Walking among these "findings" will be a stimulating journey where imagination takes you to worlds were daring to innovate is not the exception but the standard.

It can also be an interactive visite if you use your smartphone: it is possible to know further and get on social networks during your tour.

Find out that even in a country that boasta centuries-old art works and monuments, there is still people who astonishes the world with ambitious and visionary projects.

 

 

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Opening hours

Villa Reale
Tuesday to Sunday: 10.00 am - 7.00 pm
Friday: 10.00 am - 10.00 pm
Monday closed

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Places

Royal gardens of monza

40 hectares for romantic walks, between art and nature. The Monza Royal Gardens also contain a charming rose garden.
  • Active & Green
Royal gardens of monza
55 mt

Royal Villa of Monza and gardens

  • Art & Culture
Royal Villa of Monza and gardens
110 mt

From the pulpit: Monza’s Arengario

  • Art & Culture
From the pulpit: Monza’s Arengario
972 mt

Duomo di Monza

A history of more than 1400 years and a priceless treasure are kept in the basilica dedicated to St. John the Baptist.
  • Religious Tourism
Duomo di Monza, Churches of Monza
1.08 km

Chapel of teodolinda

In the Cathedral of Monza, a chapel tells the story of Queen Teodolinda.
  • Religious Tourism
Chapel of Teodolinda
1.11 km

Monza Park

  • Active & Green
Monza Park
1.83 km

Golf Club Milano

A prestigious Golf Club Milano with a superb 27-hole course and one of the most beautiful Club Houses in Europe.
  • Golf
Golf Club Milano, Parco Reale di Monza (MB)
2.95 km

Among Art and Design in Lissone

Situated in redeveloped areas of the Lissone-Muggiò railway station, the museum is dedicated to contemporary art and design
  • Art & Culture
Contemporary art Museum, Museums in Monza
3.3 km

Villa Cusani Tittoni Traversi

A dream of a residence for all "romantic" travelers but not only...
  • Art & Culture
Villa Cusani Tittoni Traversi
5.22 km

Golf Brianza Country Club

Golf Brianza Country Club is located in the south of Lake Como in a charming and wavy natural amphitheater.
  • Golf
Golf Brianza Country Club
8.8 km

Villa Alari Visconti

Villa Alari is a sumptuous Rococo-style villa that was built in the 18th century in Cernusco sul Naviglio.
  • Art & Culture
Villa Alari Visconti
9.04 km

Molinetto Country Club

A few kilometres from Milan and from Linate airport, a Club in a verdant setting that unites tradition and modernity.
  • Golf
Molinetto Country Club, Cernusco sul Naviglio (MI)
9.04 km

Villa Manzoni in Lecco

Summer residence and inspiration source for Manzoni to write The Betrothed. Villa Manzoni now is a house museum.
  • Art & Culture
Villa Manzoni in Lecco
9.47 km

Arcimboldi Theater

Inaugurated in January 2002, the Teatro degli Arcimboldi seasons are transversal, without foreclosure of genres.
  • Art & Culture
Arcimboldi Theater
9.91 km

Milan Central Station

It is much more than a station. It is a place to experience shopping, the flavors of the world and use the many services available
  • Art & Culture
Milan Central Station
13.19 km

Cascina Rosa Botanical Gardens

From weeds of an abandoned farmhouse, it has blossomed in a short time a well-kept garden, the Orto Botanico di Cascina Rosa
  • Active & Green
Cascina Rosa Botanical Gardens - Milan
13.43 km

Barlassina Country Club

Surrounded by the lush vegetation of the Groane Park, it is easily reached from both Como and Milan.
  • Golf
Barlassina Country Club, Mirago di Camnago (MB)
14.07 km

Planetarium

To shine in the city of Milan are not only the hight fashion clothes: the celestial stars shine at the Planetarium in Milan
  • Art & Culture
Planetarium, discover the cosmos
14.24 km

Villa Arconati

The Villa Arconati's artistic, architectural and historic value is now getting a new lease on life in the city of Milan.
  • Parks
Villa Arconati
14.38 km

Indro Montanelli Gardens

The park with a thousand names, since 2002 has been renamed Indro Montanelli Gardens in memory of the journalist and essayist
  • Active & Green
Indro Montanelli Gardens
14.38 km

Events

San Giovanni Festival

Centro Storico e Parco di Monza
24/06/2018
  • Art & Culture
San Giovanni Festival
882 mt

Monza Resegone 58^ edition

Monza
24/06/2018
  • Active & Green
Monza Resegone 58^ edition
966 mt

Rina Sala Gallo Piano Competition

Teatro Manzoni
Via Manzoni, 23, Monza
07/10/2018 - 13/10/2018
  • Art & Culture
Rina Sala Gallo Piano Competition
1.13 km

Formula 1 Grand Prix and Monza GP

Autodromo Nazionale Monza
Via Vedano 5, Monza
31/08/2018 - 02/09/2018
  • Active & Green
Formula 1 Grand Prix and Monza GP
3.31 km

Victorian Pic Nic and historical re-enactment in Villa Marzorati Uva

Villa Marzorati Uva
Piazza Sormani 1, Missaglia (LC)
30/06/2018
  • Food & Wine
Victorian Pic Nic and historical re-enactment in Villa Marzorati Uva
13.93 km

Activities

Guided tour of 'The Dream Machine is Asleep' exhibition by Eva Kot'átková

  • Art & Culture
Guided tour of 'The Dream Machine is Asleep' exhibition by Eva Kot'átková
9.1 km

Guided tour of Matt Mullican's exhibition 'The Feeling of Things'

  • Art & Culture
Guided tour of Matt Mullican's exhibition 'The Feeling of Things'
9.1 km

Creative sessions in Pirelli HangarBicocca: Family Lab - Family Constellations (4 years and up)

  • Art & Culture
Creative sessions in Pirelli HangarBicocca: Family Lab - Family Constellations (4 years and up)
9.1 km

Creative sessions in Pirelli HangarBicocca: Next stop: Street Art (11 -14 years)

  • Art & Culture
Creative sessions in Pirelli HangarBicocca: Next stop: Street Art (11 -14 years)
9.1 km

Membership card Pirelli HangarBicocca

  • Art & Culture
Membership card Pirelli HangarBicocca
9.1 km

The Gorgonzola and the Marquise: cheese for poor people at a nobles banquet (VIP)

  • Food & Wine
The Gorgonzola and the Marquise: cheese for poor people at a nobles banquet (VIP)
12.57 km

Blue Note Milano tickets: Show + Dinner or Drink

Blue Note Milano tickets: Show + Dinner or Drink
13.26 km

Private 1.5 h Walking Tour: Vertical Forest, 10 Corso Como and Piazza del Duomo

  • Art & Culture
Private 1.5 h Walking Tour: Vertical Forest, 10 Corso Como and Piazza del Duomo
13.81 km

Milan tour piazza Gae Aulenti and Central railway station

  • Art & Culture
Milan tour piazza Gae Aulenti and Central railway station
13.81 km

Monumental Cemetery of Milan Tour

  • Art & Culture
Monumental Cemetery of Milan Tour
13.91 km

Milan Porta Nuova and Gae Aulenti tour

  • Art & Culture
Milan Porta Nuova and Gae Aulenti tour
14.05 km

Tour of the new architecture in Milan: skyscrapers, urban developments and design

  • Art & Culture
Tour of the new architecture in Milan: skyscrapers, urban developments and design
14.08 km

Liberty Architecture in the centre of Milan

  • Art & Culture
Liberty Architecture in the centre of Milan
14.14 km

Milan Natural History Museum tickets

  • Art & Culture
Milan Natural History Museum tickets
14.47 km

Best of Italian food on a walking tour of Milan

  • Food & Wine
Best of Italian food on a walking tour of Milan
14.65 km

Milan Segway night tour

  • Art & Culture
Milan Segway night tour
14.78 km

Milan Segway tour

  • Art & Culture
Milan Segway tour
14.88 km

Museum of the Risorgimento tickets

  • Art & Culture
Museum of the Risorgimento tickets
14.93 km

Where to sleep

FORESTERIA LOMBARDA THEA

Monza
FORESTERIA LOMBARDA THEA
180 mt

ANTICA TRATTORIA DELL'UVA

Monza
ANTICA TRATTORIA DELL'UVA
729 mt

B&B LE CASETTE

Monza
B&B LE CASETTE
764 mt

B&B S. BIAGIO

Monza
B&B S. BIAGIO
795 mt

OSTELLO SANTA MARIA DELLE GRAZIE

Monza
OSTELLO SANTA MARIA DELLE GRAZIE
865 mt

FORESTERIA LOMBARDA SAN PAOLO MONZA

Monza
FORESTERIA LOMBARDA SAN PAOLO MONZA
867 mt

ALBERGO FANTELLO

Monza
ALBERGO FANTELLO
951 mt

HOTEL KAROL

Monza
HOTEL KAROL
967 mt

MONZA CAMPING

Monza
MONZA CAMPING
1.08 km

CASA PER FERIE RESIDENZA MARIA PAOLA COLOMBO SVEVO

Monza
CASA PER FERIE RESIDENZA MARIA PAOLA COLOMBO SVEVO
1.15 km

FORESTERIA LOMBARDA MONZA CITY ROOMS & STUDIOS

Monza
FORESTERIA LOMBARDA MONZA CITY ROOMS & STUDIOS
1.17 km

FORESTERIA LOMBARDA GREYROOMS DI DARFED

Monza
FORESTERIA LOMBARDA GREYROOMS DI DARFED
1.19 km

NINE HOTEL

Monza
NINE HOTEL
1.19 km

CAV PARK RESIDENCE

Monza
CAV PARK RESIDENCE
1.4 km

CAV RESIDENZA VILLA REGINA

Monza
CAV RESIDENZA VILLA REGINA
1.44 km

HOTEL MOSCA

Monza
HOTEL MOSCA
1.46 km

HOTEL ROYAL FALCONE

Monza
HOTEL ROYAL FALCONE
1.49 km

CAV LUNA DI MONZA

Monza
CAV LUNA DI MONZA
1.5 km

FORESTERIA LOMBARDA RESIDENZA LUNA DI MONZA

Monza
FORESTERIA LOMBARDA RESIDENZA LUNA DI MONZA
1.5 km

B&B VILLA CAMILLA

Vedano al Lambro
B&B VILLA CAMILLA
1.53 km