13 Sights in Busto Arsizio, Italy (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Busto Arsizio, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 13 sights are available in Busto Arsizio, Italy.

List of cities in Italy Sightseeing Tours in Busto Arsizio

1. Edicola di San Carlo Borromeo

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The aedicule of San Carlo Borromeo is a votive capital located in Busto Arsizio, in via Giacomo Matteotti, originally called contrada Pessina, near the Canavesi-Bossi house. It stands where once there was probably a public well and a monastery, now demolished, in a crucial position, as the road was a passage of processions that from the churches of Santa Maria and San Giovanni reached the church of San Michele Arcangelo.

Wikipedia: Edicola di San Carlo Borromeo (IT)

2. Parco Norma Cossetto

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The Norma Cossetto park is a park in the municipality of Busto Arsizio that owes its name to its location: it is located along the homonymous street, in particular between the church of San Gregorio Magno in Camposanto and the building in via Ludovico Ariosto. To the east it is bordered by a building of the Liceo Artistico Paolo Candiani recently built.

Wikipedia: Parco Norma Cossetto (IT)

3. Basilica di San Giovanni Battista

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The Basilica of San Giovanni Battista is one of the main places of Catholic worship in Busto Arsizio, dedicated to one of the patrons of the city. Like the church of San Michele Arcangelo, this building also stands on the remains of a Lombard chapel about eight meters wide. In 1948 the church was elevated to the dignity of a minor basilica.

Wikipedia: Basilica di San Giovanni Battista (Busto Arsizio) (IT)

4. Monumento equestre a Enrico dell'Acqua

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The monument to Enrico dell'Acqua is an equestrian monument located in Piazza Volontari della Libertà in Busto Arsizio, in front of the entrance to the railway station. It is dedicated to Enrico dell'Acqua (1851-1910), pioneer of cotton exports from Italy abroad and gold medal of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce.

Wikipedia: Monumento equestre a Enrico dell'Acqua (IT)

5. Chiesa di Madonna in Prato

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The Church of Notre Dame in Prato is a religious building in Alcizio, Busto, belonging to the Archangel Parish of St. Michel. It was named "Immaculate Conception" and "Madonna of Prato" because it sits on the spot where prato di Piscina, one of the four districts of the medieval village of Alcizio in Busto, once stood.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di Madonna in Prato (IT)

6. Santuario di Santa Maria di Piazza

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The sanctuary of Santa Maria di Piazza is located in the historic center of Busto Arsizio, where there was a previous church dedicated to the Madonna, which in turn had replaced a chapel dating back to the time of Christianization. This splendid Marian shrine was built quickly between 1515 and 1522.

Wikipedia: Santuario di Santa Maria di Piazza (IT)

7. Chiesa dei Santi Apostoli Pietro e Paolo

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The church of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul is one of the two churches located in the center of the district of Sacconago, in Busto Arsizio. It is called "new church" as opposed to the homonymous church of older construction located a few tens of meters away.

Wikipedia: Chiesa nuova dei Santi Apostoli Pietro e Paolo (IT)

8. Cimitero Monumentale di Busto Arsizio

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The monumental cemetery of Busto Arsizio is one of the three current cemeteries of the city, in addition to those of Borsano and Sacconago. It is located at the beginning of Via Favana, a street that takes its name from a farmhouse that is located on its path.

Wikipedia: Cimitero monumentale di Busto Arsizio (IT)

9. Museo del tessile e della tradizione industriale bustese

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The Museum of Textiles and Industry is one of the two museums in Busto Arsizio, Italy, that specialises in spinning and weaving. It was opened in 1997 to house objects, pictures and archive material representing Busto Arsizio's industrial history.

Wikipedia: Museum of Textiles and Industry of Busto Arsizio (EN)

10. Chiesa di San Gregorio Magno in Camposanto

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The church of San Gregorio Magno in Camposanto is one of the churches that were built in the seventeenth century in Busto Arsizio. It is located in Piazzetta San Gregorio, an extension to the south-west of Piazza Trento e Trieste.

Wikipedia: Chiesa di San Gregorio Magno in Camposanto (IT)

11. Museo di Arte Sacra di San Michele Arcangelo

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The Museum of Sacred Art of San Michele Arcangelo is one of the two private museums of the city of Busto Arsizio and is hosted inside some parish clubs near the millennial bell tower of the church of San Michele Arcangelo.

Wikipedia: Museo di arte sacra di San Michele Arcangelo (IT)

12. Battistero di San Filippo Neri

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The baptistery of San Filippo Neri is a baptismal church in Busto Arsizio designed by Biagio Bellotti next to the basilica of San Giovanni Battista and built between 1744 and 1751, when it was inaugurated on July 10.

Wikipedia: Battistero di San Filippo Neri (IT)

13. Ex sede della Società Elettrica Alto Milanese

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The headquarters of the Società Elettrica Alto Milanese is an Art Nouveau building designed by the architect Luigi Carlo Cornelli and located in Busto Arsizio, in the province of Varese, near the Ugo Foscolo park.

Wikipedia: Sede della Società Elettrica Alto Milanese (IT)

Disclaimer Please be aware of your surroundings and do not enter private property. We are not liable for any damages that occur during the tours.

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