Società Scacchistica Milanese, a historical chess club established in 1881, will organize a number of promotional chess events before and during EXPO 2015, which is starting from 1st May 2015 in Milan, Italy.
The introduction took place on the city square in front of “Castello Sforzesco”, the castle of the renaissance noble family Sforza. The club provided giant chessboards and regular sets with clocks for by-passers.
Many residents and foreign tourists embraced the opportunity to play a game of chess and take photographs.
More events related to EXPO will follow. Photos by Adolivio Capece.