10Sforzesco Castle, Milan

Nicknamed Sforza Castle, Sforzesco Castle is a 15th-century citadel that sits in the center of Milan. Adjacent to Sempione Park, the Renaissance castle is home to 9 museums dedicated to topics including ancient art, musical instruments, Egyptian antiques, applied arts, and more.

The highlights of the museums are Michelangelo’s last sculpture and Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Trivulzianus manuscript. The central location of the citadel places it a stroll away of many dining options.