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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Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Piazza Castello Reviews
Très vaste place, bordée par le Palais Royal (Real), le Teatro, au centre l’imposant Palais Madame (Palazzo Madama). Une imposante grille en bronze. On peut y flaner ou repartir vers les artères princ... more »Very large square, bordered by the Royal Palace (Real), the Teatro, in the center the imposing Madame Palace (Palazzo Madama). An imposing bronze grid. You can flank or go back to the main arteries. Benches to sit and contemplate the "fauna"..
ساحه جميله جدا ... تتميز بحجمها الكبير من حيث المساحه .... اضافه الى توفر النافورات المائيه التي تضيف جمالا وروعه الى الساحه more »Very beautiful area ... It is characterized by its large size in terms of space.... in addition to the availability of water fountains that add beauty and splendor to the yard
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