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Designed in 1564 by Vitozzi. It's lined with porticoes and is the real heart of the city: here and hereabouts stand the great buildings that have witnessed the development of the city, from the ancient Roman era to our days. In the middle of the...more
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Piazza Castello, 10123 Turin, Italy
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All reviews royal palace via garibaldi castle square christmas market lovely square important buildings san lorenzo large square the heart of the city shopping street beautiful architecture walk around piazza torino benches cafes renaissance
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

You will see it since it is in te city centre. A lots of places to eat, nothing special now but it was a very important place

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wide plaza provides a beatiful view of the entrance of the palace. Great for some pictures before going in.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of points of interest in this Piazza. Shopping also near by. Museums also close. There are several (4) fountains that randomly squirt up through the pavement tiles - the children love this in the heat.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited repeatedly during my week. A highlight was a youth protest event, very serious and well-organized, linking over-consumption and global pollution.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed June 6, 2019

Beautiful Square with stunning surrounds and a place you want to sit and take in the view and people watching

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank vienna1952
Reviewed June 5, 2019

A ver beautiful place in Turin and the centre of all your exploration walks. An real eye catcher. Take from there the via Roma or the Via Po.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 23, 2019 via mobile

This is a great piazza. The buildings and style feel very French (as does a lot of the city in general) but with a hardy mix of italiano. It’s a great place to observe people, eat lunch, view a Museo, or simply walk around.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 21, 2019

This is the most central Piazza in Torino, the first capital of united Italy, so do not doubt it's lacking in beauty. The square is very big, adorned with terrific Renaissance Royal palace and other significant and beautiful bldgs around the interesting floor splashing fountain...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

A stunning piazza with four fountains and a beautiful view of palace. Full of people enjoying an outing or groups heading to the museums

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Mary K
Reviewed May 1, 2019 via mobile

We had luch to visit the city during bank holiday day and we didn’t have any traffic jam problems. The centre is wonderfull to stroll. we also had an opportunity to expirience 1.may city happening... great day but it must be crazy when the town...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Response from Sonia Z | Reviewed this property |
Shopping: via Garibaldi, via Po, piazza castello under the arches, via roma Icecream : Fiorio, piazza castello, via po Interesting coffee bars: Caffetteria reale (once part of the royal kitchens), piazzetta reale Markets... More