Orto Botanico di Brera


Brera Botanical Garden of the University of Milan

Via Brera 28, Via privata F.lli Gabba 10 – 20121, Milan – Italy

Sorry! From 1st March 2021 Brera Botanical Garden is temporarily closed to safeguard public health according to governmental measures

Next 15th February 2021 the Brera Botanical Garden reopens again according the following opening times:

  • Monday-Friday working days, 9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Important notes for our visitors

Your and our staff safety is our priority. Entrance to the Brera Garden is free. In this particular period we are sorry but:

  • You cannot enter the Garden if your body temperature is above 37.5 °C
  • Groups are not allowed
  • Entrance restrictions could be applied in case of great turnout

You’re requested to:

  • Wear your face mask, sanitize your hands
  • Maintain at least 1 metre distance between yourself and others
  • Follow the trail indications in the Garden

Extraordinary opening:

  • Sunday 8th March 2020 (CANCELLED. CoVid19 emergency)

Closed on:

  • Monday 7th and tuesday 8th December 2020 (feast of St. Ambrose, and feast of the Immaculate Conception)
  • Saturday 31st October 2020 due to University closure
  • From Monday 27th July to Monday 31st August 2020 due to extraordinary maintenance works
  • From Friday 6th March to contribute to safeguard public health according to government measures (Decreto Presidente Consiglio 4th March 2020)
  • From Monday 24th to Saturday 29th February 2020, according to the law (D.L. 20.02.20 to avoid diffusion of CoVid19)

Further extraordinary opening/closing will be published here during the year!

Tel +39 02 50314683 / +39 335 6474184

The Brera Botanical Garden (top view), with wisteria in the foreground
The Brera Botanical Garden (top view), with wisteria in the foreground
Digitalis purpurea
The Digitalis purpurea, a plant of health at the Brera Botanical Garden