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Armeria Reale

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Address: Piazza Castello, 191, 10122 Turin, Italy
Phone Number: 39 011 518 4358
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Great weapons collection

Stunning collection! Combined ticket gets you in to Palazzo Reale, Armeria Reale, Galeria Sabauda and Archeological Museum - all for 12euro. Royal Armoury is the highlight from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
35 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

Stunning collection! Combined ticket gets you in to Palazzo Reale, Armeria Reale, Galeria Sabauda and Archeological Museum - all for 12euro. Royal Armoury is the highlight from all of it. Check the opening times when you buying tickets.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 NEW

A wonderful collection! Quite a stunning collection of armaments etc and armour. A real surprise was discovering that the horses on which the models plus armour were sitting were made from wood and covered in real horses skin!

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Turin, Italy
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

This is my favourite part of the Palazzo Reale, a wonderful display of soldiers on horseback. It's quite regal as you walk through the long hall. This is included in a ticket to the Palazzo.

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Bolton Lancs
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29 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

This is a fantastic collection of weapons and armour from all over the world from the middle ages to end of 19th century and in conjucnction with the palace makes a most interesting visit the best part was that upon production of evidence i.e passports it was completly free to over 65s (there has to be some perk)

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Phoenix, AZ
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Worth the visit even it you're not a weapons aficionado. When you turn the corner in the palace and see this gallery it is amazing. There are a few electronic kiosks in the room that provide additional info (in English or Italian).

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Interesting collection of mainly 19th century weaponry. Best to visit in comniation with visit to royal palace.

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Melbourne, Australia
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101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The Armeria Reale (Royal Armery) is full of impressive dressed- for-battle horses, suits of armour and a big room devoted to the housing hundred of guns. Beautifully presented. Don't miss it!

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We had visited the Palace and this was the natural follow on from that visit. Breathtaking amount of armour and weapons in there from way back in history and very well laid out. The sheer amount of exhibits was amazing. We had thought it can't be that big and won't take us that long to get around, it wasn't huge... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

After visiting The Palazzo Reale we came to the Armeria Reale, looked at each other and said we are not particularly keen on armour so perhaps we should go for a coffee. Luckily we decided to have a quick look and that saved us from making a big error. Yes, there is armour plus weapons aplenty but they are all... More 

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Ontario Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014 via mobile

Grand palace with beautiful grounds. Takes several hours to enjoy it all. Bus from Turin using the Silver Tourist card is a good deal. Take the bus. Parking is not convenient and we did see a car that was broken into during broad daylight. Window smashed. Stuff stolen. Hide your belongings in your trunk. Lots of Savoy history explained. Musical... More 

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