Il Cavallo di Leonardo
Leonardo's Horse - sketches for Francesco Sforza's equestrian monument
Leonardo’s Horse, an 8 metre (24 feet) silicon and bronze statue greatly inspired by Leonardo's sketches. The Florentine’s master greatest and unaccomplished challenge was to cast a gigantic equestrian monument celebrating duke Francesco Sforza. Five centuries after his dream was fulfilled by the Carles Dent Foundation. /Where: in front of Horse Race Track, Piazzale dello Sport, 16./ Opening hours: 9.00 am 5.30 pm (closed on Monday)/ How to get there: bus 78, tram 16; subway (Lotto nearest station).