The Archaeological Museum of Milan is located in the ex-convent of the Monastero Maggiore, alongside the ancient church of San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, with entrance on Corso Magenta.
The first part of the museum, sited in the original site of Corso Magenta, is dedicated to the history of Mediolanum founded in the 4th century BC and conquered by the ancient Romans in 222 BC. In the basement floor there is also a small section about Gandhara's arts.
The inner cloister, where Roman remains and two medieval towers are visible, connects the first part of the museum with the new building sited in via Nirone. In this part of the Archaeological Museum of Milan are sited, on four floors, the Early Middle Ages section, the Etruscan section, the Ancient Greek section and the temporary exhibition room.
Tues.–Sun. 9–5:30; last entry at 5. Free admission Tues. after 2 and Wed.–Sun. after 4:30
Official Website http://www.comune.milano.it/museoarcheologico
Phone +39 02 88445208
Address Corso Magenta 15, 20123 Milano
Coordinates 45°27'55.682" N 9°10'43.443" E