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Legnano is a charming town and commune in Italy, located more exactly within the Lombardy region, in the province of Milan, being the north-westernmost part of the city of Milan. The history of Legnano goes back to the pre-historic times, before being a Celtic center that was later conquered by the Romans. Now, Legnano has become a beautiful and developed city. According to the 2009 census, Legnano has a total population of 58,013 residents and spans on a total area of 7 square miles (17 sq km). Even though it is little, Legnano offers a wide array of cultural and recreational opportunities, to the joy of both the locals and the tourists.
Top Attractions within Legnano
The Basilica of San Magno is one of the most important religious sites in Legnano. The basilica was built in the early 16th century and was designed by Giovanni Antonio Amadeo. The basilica is spectacular on both the outside and the inside, as it features numerous sculptures and paintings. In front of the church, there is a tall clock tower.
Church of Sant' Ambrogio is another religious site in Legnano worth visiting. The church dates back to 1389, when it was discovered, but chances are that in fact it is much older. In the 17th century, the church was restored and now it looks great.
Piazza Monumento is the main square in Legnano. Here, you will see the monument to Alberto da Giussano, which was erected in 1900. Besides the monument, the square also features many cafes, shops and restaurants.
The Castle is the most representative historic landmark of Legnano. Originally, the castle was a convent, which was later enlarged and turned into a castle by the Torriani. The Lampugnani family owned it later.
Restaurants. Legnano is a great provider of culinary opportunities you can experience in restaurants such as Osteria Garibaldi, L'Altra Botte, Osteria al Vintun, Il Nuovo Rossini, Il Maragasc, Maridol, Al Borgo Antico, Enoteca Panacea, Bel Sit, and many others.