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Studio Museo Achille Castiglioni

Piazza Castello 27, 20121 Milan, Italy
+39 02 805 3606
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A must-see for lovers of modern design

Achille Castiglione was one of the world's most inventive designers and his studio is a showcase of... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
mdpwrite
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Los Angeles, California
A fascinating look into the mind of Achille Castiglioni

Nothing but good things to say about this experience. We were greeted by a young design student on... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Tassos A. G
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Piazza Castello 27, 20121 Milan, Italy
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+39 02 805 3606
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Achille Castiglione was one of the world's most inventive designers and his studio is a showcase of his work and a testimony to his genius

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Nothing but good things to say about this experience. We were greeted by a young design student on her first day as the tour guide for the studio. Very knowledgable and courteous. You are taken around the whole studio where the guide will give you...More

1  Thank Tassos A. G
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Many of inspirational stuffs, which are drawings, prototypes, interior, anonymous objects... it is worth to visit and more precious experience than design week exhibitions. They sell some his products and 10e for guide tour in English.

1  Thank Moyashinen
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Reviewed 17 January 2016

amazed to think that this man did so much before 3D models, CAD drawing and the internet. What a pioneer and thinker.

1  Thank Bruce H
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Reviewed 31 October 2014 via mobile

This house reflects great part of the design history from Milan. Is great how her daughter explains you many things about his farther and specially from the most important things he designed. Part of his life and history.

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Reviewed 29 January 2014 via mobile

This was an absolutely wonderful tour of the design studio of Castiglioni. The tour is lead by his daughter so there really isn't anyone else that can explain the life and thinking of the designer better than she can. Great tour for anyone, not just...More

Thank vward526
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Reviewed 19 May 2013

If Rome is the religious heart of Italy, and Florence is the heart of the Renaissance, then Milan is the industrial heart. And so a visit to the studio of one of the greats of industrial design seemed appropariate for a trip to MIlan -...More

1  Thank DavidSue35
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Reviewed 7 April 2013

By luck we arrived at the studio, just as a very small group were to be guided in english, and were invited to join. We were introduced to Castigliioni's way of thinking and work by his daughter, an interesting, vivid and personal story - surprisingly...More

2  Thank Mazzr
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Reviewed 12 February 2013

A must-visit place especially for those interested in industrial design. The daughter of Achille Castiglioni was very sympathetic, she showed us how the process worked for his father and his patterns for designing the objects. The whole visit was so intriguing.

1  Thank selenguler
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Reviewed 1 November 2012

this was the office of Achille Castiglioni, a master of the Italian Design. The visit to this place is definitely worthwhile. You are allowed to enter in Castiglioni magic world made of small and beautiful things, his objects but overall his inspirations and vision. One...More

Thank alba c
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