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Carlo Biscaretti di Ruffia Automobile Museun 
a museum, in the italian city of automobile, celebrating the automobile.

Parco del Valentino 
550,000 sq m park along the banks of the Po. It includes the Castle "Castello del Valentino". Parco del Valentino

Castello del Valentino 
built in 1630-60 after the style of a 16th century french chateau, it lies in the middle of Valentino park. viale Mattioli, 39

Cathedral 
built in 1498, dedicated to St John the Baptist, it is a fine example of Renaissance architecture. The Chapel stores the Holy Shroud. Via XX Settembre 87 (adjacent to Piazza Castello)

Corso Vittorio Emanuele II 
typical Turin style with its arcades, style

Egyptian Museum 
one of most important collection of archaeological discoveries from ancient Egypt over the world. Via Accademia delle Scienze

Galleria Sabauda 
divided in special areas of art stores a few works of exceptional value.

Mole Antonelliana 
the symbol of Turin, 167 m high, designed by Alessandro Antonelli, it was completed in 1878. Via Montebello, 20

National Museum of Montagna Duca degli Abruzzi 
dedicated to natural environmental aspects of the mountain, its traditions and to the mountain-climbing

Palazzo Carignano 
masterpieces of Turin baroque (17th-c.). It houses the national museum of Risorgimento Via Accademia delle Scienze, 5

Palazzo Madama 
baroque palace, erected in the 13th c. on the ruins of a Roman gate and enlarged in the 15th c. and in the 17th c. Piazza Castello

Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace) 
residence of the House of Savoy until 1865. Piazza Castello

Piazza Carlo Felice 
dates from the first half of the 19th c. is surrounded by the traditional arcades in Turin style. Piazza Carlo Felice

Piazza Castello 
projected in 1564, It's the real heart of the city. Among the main buildings in the square: Palazzo Madama, The Royal Theatre, The Royal Palace , the Royal Library (that houses Leonardo da Vinci 's operas). Piazza Castello

Piazza San Carlo 
one of most delightful piazzas of Turin, designed in 1637.

Porta Palatina 
best-preserved example of a Roman city gate, are the most conspicuos parts of Roman walls towers. Piazza del Duomo (adjacent to)

Romano Theatre 
built in the late Augustan periods. Via XX Settembre











 
 
 
 

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