Milan is financially the most important city in , and home to the Borsa Italiana stock exchange. It is the second most populous city proper in the country, but sits at the centre of Italy's largest urban and metropolitan area.
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The is the historic center of the city of Milan, contained within the area once delimited by the medieval city walls and today by the streets forming the Corso Navigli easily distinguishable on the map of the city. Photo: Paul Arps, CC BY 2.0.

Suburban Milan is in the province of Milan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

While the is the unquestionable heart of Milan, it is the north of the city that is its hub. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Western Milan is the part of the city that encompasses its only UNESCO World Heritage Site, which includes a famous painting. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

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is the cathedral church of Milan, , . Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a church and Dominican convent in Milan, northern , and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo: Sfu, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Work of art
is a late 15th-century mural painting by Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci housed by the refectory of the Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan, . Photo: Leonardo da Vinci, Public domain.

, known as UCSC or UNICATT or simply Cattolica, is an Italian private research university founded in 1921. Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.


Southern Milan is chiefly a residential part of Milan.

Localities in the Area

The , previously known as the Porta Comasina, is a city gate located in Milan, Italy, on the old road to . Photo: Paolobon140, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a business district in Milan, , part of the Zone 9 administrative division. is situated 2 km north of Milan. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a district of Milan, . It is part of the Zone 4 administrative division, located east of the city centre. is situated 2½ km southeast of Milan. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


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