Milan Antiques Market The Naviglio Grande

Antiquing in Milan

When in Milan, do not miss the once-a-month antiques market at the panoramic Naviglio Grande. The name of the market is simply Naviglio Grande antiques market as it is where the market is located. To get to the market is very easy, just use the Milan Metro Station line M2, and the stop is Porta Genova or P.Ta Genova FS. Follow the crowd when you are outside the station, it is so easy to find as you can’t miss the canal too!

Antiquing by the canal
Antiquing by the canal
Buzzing Milan market
It is a buzzing market!

There are approximately 250-300 stalls on both sides of the canal. The Naviglio Grande antiques market is held every last Sunday of the month. It is a great time to spend a Sunday in Milan. Where else can you enjoy Italian antiques in a Milanese style?

Italian Antique Pictures
Italian Antique Pictures
Italian paintings
Some Italian paintings & chairs?
Antiquing on a sunny day
Antiquing on a sunny day

There are a few good quality of Italian silver. The price of the old argento from the Italian Kingdom era is a bit pricey. I saw a few Italian silver holy water font from the Kingdom era, but they are way out of my budget. Although for a later era of silver, the price is quite fair.

Italian Argento
Looking for Italian Argento?
There are some antique lighters
There are some antique lighters too
One stall full of antique
One stall full of antiques
Antiquing Milanese style
Antiquing in Milanese style

There are plenty of places to get lunch here. I certainly enjoy my Spaghetti Vongole alla Milanese by the Naviglio Grande!

Spaghetti Vongole ala Milanese
Spaghetti Vongole ala Milanese: taste so fresh
Italian Barbie Doll sunbathing
Italian Barbie dolls doing sunbathing?
Antique furniture
Some antique furniture
Some nice buildings overlooking the canal
There are nice buildings overlooking the canal

The market is free! So you only need to pay for the transport to get here. It costs £1.50 for a single metro ticket. The Porto Genova stop is only about eight stops from the Milan Centrale. Perfetto!

Milan Metro ticket
Here is the Milan Metro ticket, you can get it at any Tabacchi shop
All Italian antiques
All Italian antiques
Antique Cookery
Antique Cookery?
Santa Teresa Antique Statue
Santa Teresa Antique Statue
Milan Naviglio Grande
Milan’s Naviglio Grande
Italian antique books
Italian antique books
Old Disney dolls
Old Disney dolls?

I bought a nice Masonic seal at this market. Click here to find out more.

 

 

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