One of the most famous paintings in the world, Leonardo da Vinci's Il Cenacolo is a 15th-century mural in the World Heritage-listed convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie. This painting is one of the most studied, scrutinized, and satirized works of art ever. It was created for the artist's patron, Ludovico Sforza, and represents the scene of the last supper attended by Jesus and all of his disciples, as told by the Gospel of John. The painting measures 460 cm by 880 cm (180 in by 350 in) and covers an end wall of the convent's dining hall. Though little of the original painting remains today, repeated restoration efforts have prevented the image from completely deteriorating. To see this masterpiece, you must book tickets ahead of time, often months in advance. Go online to explore guided tour options and see available time slots. Work out when and for how long to visit Il Cenacolo and other Milan attractions using our handy Milan travel route planner.
Tours To Il Cenacolo
Milan Half-Day Sightseeing Tour with da Vinci's 'The Last Supper' BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $78
Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Best of Milan Walking Tour with Skip-the-Line to Duomo & ‘Last Supper’ BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $89
Duration: 3 hours
Milan City Hop-On Hop-Off Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $25
Duration: 1 day
Il Cenacolo Reviews
It’s ok but boring, their are a nice garden nearby which is very nice you can spend time in their , listening to music and eating some chestnut. more »
You need to reserve in advance, if you are lucky and for very small groups you can find a spot for the same day. The tour is short, you can only spend 15 min or so in front of the painting, but they..... more »
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