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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  • We went to the Castle Square where we saw the beautiful square and bright square chaotic but simple
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  • This large square is surrounded by important historical buildings such as Palazzo Madama, the city Hall of Turin, access to the royal palace. (in April 2018)
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