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Milan L'è on grand Milan.Milan is a big Milan,ancient national saying

18 May 2014

BRANCA TOWER

BRANCA TOWER is the city panoramic tower loctaed in PARCO SEMPIONE one of the many in the city.It's 106 meters high,on the top of the tower during clear days you can enjoy 360 the view from the 4000's alps of switzerland,the Apennines,the Po valley.The tower was deisgned by GIO PONTI and opened in 1933 during the Fascist era,originally was named Torre Littoria.After the II world war it was renamed Park Tower.In 1972 it was closed form more than 30 years.In 2002 it was restructured and opened new under the name of Branca Tower from the liquor company name sponsored the restoring.

1 comment:

Taken For Granted said...

That is an impressively tall tower with great views. Thanks for the interesting history. Glad it is now restored and open. I hope there is an elevator to the top.