Thursday, May 14th 6.00 p.m.
An encounter at the Golgi geriatric institute in Abbiategrasso on the theme From the land to the table: the rural patrimony of almoners’ charity houses and feeding Milan’s poor between the Middle Ages and the Modern Age, with Marco Bascapè and Daniela Bellettati.

Friday, May 15th, 9 p.m.
An encounter at the Palazzo Municipale in Biassono (Sala Civica) with Gianfranco Pertot and Roberta Ramella on the theme Feeding Biassono: four centuries of food farming, portrayed through documents from the Luogo Pio delle Quattro Marie of Milan (a preview of studies promoted by the Carlo Verri civic museum and GRAL – Lambro archeo-historical research group, Biassono).

Saturday, May 16th, 15 p.m-21 p.m.
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public. This event is part of the Notte dei Musei (Museums at Night).

The ‘Liberazione’ (Liberation of Italy) seventy years on. Documents and material on former Eca presidents, Ezio Vigorelli and Antonio Greppi, will be on display, as will a presentation of works by painter Augusto Colombo from the years of the Resistenza (resistance) and the Ricostruzione (reconstruction).
5.30 p.m. – Encounter with Arturo and Cesare Colombo and Giorgio Sassi: former Eca president Antonio Greppi’s freshly-arranged papers will be on display together with the donated drawing Noi aiutiamo (We help), 1947, by Augusto Colombo.

Tuesday, May 26th, 4 p.m.
An encounter at the Redaelli geriatric institute in Vimodrone on the theme From the land to the table: the rural patrimony of almoners’ charity houses and feeding Milan’s poor between the Middle Ages and the Modern Age, with Marco Bascapè and Daniela Bellettati.


Thursday, June 11th, 6 p.m. (event moved to Monday, June 15th)
An encounter at the Redaelli geriatric institute in Milan on the theme From the land to the table: the rural patrimony of almoners’ charity houses and feeding Milan’s poor between the Middle Ages and the Modern Age, with Marco Bascapè and Daniela Bellettati.

Saturday, June 13th, 5 p.m.
A guided tour of the premises and archive of the provincial Brefotrofio (foundling hospital) with Flores Reggiani.

Saturday, June 20th, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.

Foundlings and abandoned children: maintaining, educating, bringing up. Documents and material on this theme will be on display.
5.30 p.m. Encounter with Daniela Bellettati and Flores Reggiani.


Saturday, July 4th, 5 p.m. (modified event)
Santa Caterina alla ruota nel film “L’Albero degli Zoccoli”: la vera storia del brefotrofio di Milano. Conferenza di Flores Reggiani a Cascina Campi (via Fratelli Rizzardi 15, Trenno – Milano).

Saturday, July 11th, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (modified event)
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.

From suburban countryside to industrious city life: traces of change within the archive’s papers. Related documents and material will be on display.
4.00 p.m. Inauguration of the exhibition Farm landscapes between tradition and innovation, suggestions by students from the Politecnico di Milano, Lionella Scazzosi’s restoration workshop, academic year 2014-15, The School of Architecture and Society (open until Saturday 24th October).
5.30 p.m. Encounter with Roberta Madoi and Giorgio Sassi.


Saturday, August 29th, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.


Saturday, September 19th, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.

Ecc.ma Casa Archinta’: the Archinto family and its dwelling in the Olmetto ‘contrada’. Exhibition of related documents and material.
5.30 p.m. Encounter with Alessandra Kluzer.


Saturday, October 3rd, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. (new event)
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.

Thursday, October 8th, 9 a.m-17 p.m.
Presentation of activities carried out by classes in the educational workshop L’Officina dello storico (‘The historian’s workshop’, 2014-2015), mainly on topics connected to rural history and the city’s Porte (Gates).

Wednesday, October 14th, 6 p.m.
From suburban countryside to industrious city life: traces of change within the archive’s papers. Encounter with Roberta Madoi and Giorgio Sassi at the Valvassori Peroni library, Milan.

Saturday, October 24th, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
Palazzo Archinto is open to the public.

‘Il paese dell’acqua’ (The land of water): the rural properties of the almoners’ charity houses. Related documents and material will be on display.
4.30 p.m. Enhancing agricultural landscapes. Educational experiments. Encounter with Lionella Scazzosi, Paola Branduini and Raffaella Laviscio.
5.30 p.m. The project through memories. Enhancing a farmstead and its landscape: Salterio museum of Zibido San Giacomo. Encounter with Matteo Mai.