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Retrace historic crimes with an author

Retrace historic crimes with an author

Duration:2.5 hours total
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

I'm a writer, art historian, and heritage manager. In 2013 I published a book called "Psyco Mappe: Two Hikers Lost in Milan Art and Crimes," in which the criminologist Luca Steffenoni and I created a crime trail that invites readers to discover Milan through its sordid history.
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra
M. Alessandra

What we’ll do

Based on a book I wrote with a criminologist and published in 2013, this nighttime experience will introduce you to the crimes and intrigues that marked Milanese history between the 19th and 20th centuries. As we follow a path between sites from the story of a serial killer not unlike Jack the Ripper, I will recount the tale of a possessive husband who, burned by jealousy, killed his wife in front…

What else you should know

We'll be on foot the whole night, so wear comfortable walking shoes.

What to bring

1 bottiglia d'acqua nei mesi estivi

Where you'll be

We'll start in San Sepolcro Square, the setting for many of the stories on this tour, and follow the dark, narrow road where a killer buried his victims to Via Nerino, where he lived. We'll end up in the medieval streets of Brera to discover more secrets.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

1 bottiglia d'acqua nei mesi estivi

More tips

We'll be on foot the whole night, so wear comfortable walking shoes.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

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M. Alessandra
Retrace historic crimes with an author
New experience
£36/person
New experience
£36/person