Bosco Verticale (Vertical Forest) is a pair of residential towers in the Porta Nuova district of Milan, Italy, between Via Gaetano de Castillia and Via Federico Confalonieri near Milano Porta Garibaldi railway station. They have a height of 111 metres (364 ft) and 76 metres (249 ft) and contain more than 900 trees (approximately 550 and 350 in the first and second towers, respectively) on 8,900 square metres (96,000 sq ft) of terraces. Within the complex is an 11-storey office building; its facade does not include plants.Before you head to Milan, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Milan trip builder website, to make sure you see all that Milan has to offer, including Bosco Verticale.
The towers were designed by Boeri Studio (Stefano Boeri, Gianandrea Barreca and Giovanni La Varra). It also involved input from horticulturalists and botanists.
The building was inaugurated in October 2014.
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Bosco Verticale Reviews
Beautiful pair of towers in the Isola-Garibaldi district, award-winning in architectural competitions : awarded in 2014 at the international Highrise Awards but above all awarded as the most... more »
From far, we could see this apartment building. Those large, staggered and overhanging balconies are designed to accommodate large external tubs for vegetation and to allow the growth of trees... more »
Very nice building with beautiful square/parks around. Perfect for a walk and some pics. Many options of restaurants and cafes nearby
Really interesting architecture. The surrounding area has some nice fields of flowers and even an outdoor gym.
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