Piazza Castello, Turin

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Piazza Castello is the urban center of one of northern Italy's most important cities and was Italy's first capital. Wander the square to admire the Royal Palace, Royal Library, and the Royal Theater, among other structures. The old castle, from which the plaza takes its name, is a fortress built atop Roman ruins. Explore the portico-lined arcades along the square's perimeter of the square. They connect to many of the area's shopping streets. Work out when and for how long to visit Piazza Castello and other Turin attractions using our handy Turin online driving holiday planner .
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  • It is the central place of Turin par excellence. It really is a very busy square, surrounded by the most important monuments of this city and so supposedly, full of people. To really enjoy it.
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  • Since being freed from the machines it has become very beautiful and livable, a place to stop to observe the whole city center and to meet
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