The Museum of Twentieth Century is a gallery that exhibits 20th century Italian artworks and the collections of the old Civico Museo d’Arte Contemporanea situated in Palazzo Reale and closed in 1998. It is located in the Arengario palace and it exhibits about 400 italian artworks of the 20th century of the 4000 belonging to Civiche Raccolte d’Arte Milanesi.
The other part of the patrimony is kept in Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano. The visitors of the museum can appreciate artworks by Boccioni, Carrà, Morandi, Fontana and De Chirico. The first room is dedicated to international avant-garde trends and it is the only one exhibiting masterpieces by Picasso and Braque. Inside the palace there’s a winding staircase that leads the visitors to the wonderful panoramic terrace overlooking Piazza Duomo.