Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo, Morimondo

#1 of 165 in Historic Sites in Province of Milan
Must see · Church · Tourist Spot
The Cistercian abbey at Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo lies in peaceful, green surroundings. Founded in 1134 by a group of monks from Morimondo, the abbey’s life revolves around the central cloister. The door and arches of the façade contrast with the stark interior, where you can see a fresco by Bernardino Luini, a wooden choir from 1522, and a 15th-century crucifix. Learn about abbey life in the Middle Ages in the museum, which explores such topics as food, cooking, energy, water, and architecture over the history of the abbey. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Morimondo using our trip planner.
Create an itinerary including Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors

Abbazia Santa Maria di Morimondo reviews

Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor traveler rating
TripAdvisor traveler rating 4.5
571 reviews
  • The church itself is just a part of the old town area, which is very popular with Italian locals who want some time outside. without traveling very far. It was my local Italian friend's first visit...  more »
  • About 40 minutes from Milano, you find an amazing abbey in a small lovely village. Lombardy has beautiful locations too but it's much more difficult to find them...  more »
  • Beautiful place, immersed in greenery and in total tranquility, seems to go back in time. Perfect to detach even in the day from the city chaos.
    See original
  • Nice quiet place, I happened on the day of the beer festival , I could not appreciate the peculiarity of the place, organized with paid parking. The abbey a little undresses inside but in complex structure very beautiful and also its village .
    See original
  • Build a trip
    Tell us where and when you
    want to go, we will build
    the best sightseeing itinerary
  • Refine it
    You have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
  • Book as a package
    Use our travel agents to get
    package savings and hassle free booking
  • Enjoy your trip!
    Enjoy our 24x7
    on-trip assistance