Halloween: 5 spooky things to do in Milan!
Halloween in Milan? Halloween is a very popular Celtic holiday in the United States. Only in recent years has it become a popular party in Italy, especially by the youngest.
In Italy, celebrating Halloween means attending costumed, private or disco parties, rather than engaging in other typical activities such as carving jack-o’-lantern pumpkins and making jokes. There are many things to do on Halloween in Milan.
There are many clubs, museums or restaurants in Milan that organize scary themed evenings dedicated to Halloween.
What to do on Halloween in Milan
- Under bewitched stars
The Milan Planetarium organizes guided sky observation meetings every week. On Halloween night, attention is focused on the strangest and most phantasmagoric stars: infernal planets, ghosts of dust and gas, diabolical stars or in the shape of pumpkins and skulls…
A journey through space and time, for a celestial observation between myths and legends of a magical night.
Where: Civic Planetarium of Milan, Corso Venezia 57
- Candlelit thriller music
The enigmatic House of Cardinal Ildefonso Schuster becomes even more mysterious with the Candlelight Halloween. As night falls, the doors of the fascinating Salone Pio XII will open to immerse you in the welcoming atmosphere of an intimate concert, under the flickering light of thousands of candles. The next 30 and 31 October, the ghosts of the greatest composers will wake up and make you live a mystical evening in which the instruments will come to life before your amazed eyes. Thrills guaranteed!
Where: Palazzo delle Stelline or Casa Cardinale Ildefonso Schuster.
- Itinerary on the hunt for ghosts
The days of Halloween are the ideal time to venture on an unusual tour of the most “scary” places in Milan. Here you can find a path between squares, churches, parks, historic buildings in pursuit of ghosts and stories of terror.
Between witch fires, churches of bones and veiled ladies, discover all the stages of mysterious Milan.
Where: in the centre of Milan
- Haunted Castle
Terror enthusiasts will appreciate this nocturnal visit to the Visconti Castle in Trezzo sull’Adda.
A team of professional actors will take you back to the past and introduce you to the true story of Anita, who tragically disappeared under mysterious circumstances.
The visit includes an external path in the dark and the climb to the 42-meter tower of the fortress, with the scripts and stories of the actors.
Where: Visconteo Castle of Trezzo sull’Adda, Via Valverde, 33, 20056 Trezzo sull’Adda (MI).
- The “macabre” dance
The dances on Sunday 31 October at Amnesia Milan, which offers a Halloween Night exclusively dedicated to music, will not be truly macabre, but certainly thrilling.
This year Halloween also marks the return of the first pre-holiday that can be spent in clubbing mode, after almost two years now. Halloween also means this: the end of a season and the beginning of a new one. Never like this year an anniversary with countless meanings.
Where: Amnesia Milan