Arch of Peace

Milan Italy Tourist Information and Travel Guide

The Arch of Peace (Arco della Pace) in Milan Italy is a 19th century triumphal arch.  It is located at Porta Sempione (Simplon Gate), one of the historic gateways to Milan.

Construction of the arch began in 1807 but was not completed until 1826.  The Peace Arch is located next to Simplon Park (Parco Simpione).

Arch of Peace in Milan (Arco della Pace)
Arch of Peace (Arco della Pace)

The Arch of Peace is also called "Simplon Gate" (Porta Sempione) after the district of Milan in which it is located.

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