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“Interesting building”
Review of Mole Antonelliana

Mole Antonelliana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
“Interesting building”
Reviewed August 19, 2013

very interesting architectural work. You can imagine Antonelli solving the problem of supporting this heavy cupola and building it higher and higher. It is now highest building of this type in Italy. We went on a Saturday and there was a queue of more than 1 hour. We decided to try again the following day in the morning and that worked out. So be prepared to queue or arrive early. It would be much better if they gave priority for the lift to those that also go to the museum, but they probably haven't thought about it. Definitely worth a visit!

Visited August 2013
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Newcastle, Australia
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“Great views”
Reviewed August 11, 2013

This is a must to see. From the heights of the tower you can see the snow covered alps. You can just do the panoramic view or the museum or even both. To do this on a clear day is the best. If you are scared of heights try and over come that fear. The elevator upto the viewing platform is clear glass. But again the view is amazing

Visited August 2013
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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“"Spectacular view"”
Reviewed August 10, 2013

My local friend took me to the famous Mole in January and it was absolutely worth waiting the infite queue - so, don´t get put off, it goes quite fast (or, if you wish to avoid queues, go up as soon as it opens) !! The ride up through the Cinema Museum took my breath away, but what I got to see outside was even better! Beautiful Torino with all its beautiful "cortili" and "piazze" and river Po was lying at my feet, not to mention the monumental Italian Apls towering above the city. Though, if you are superstitious and a uni student, you might wish to avoid visiting, as there is a superstition that you will not graduate if go up there. But I reassure you it´s just a myth - I graduated successfully despite going there! :D Oh, and don´t forget to visit the interactive Cinema Museum once you´re there!! It´s fun! ;)

Visited January 2013
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Derry, United Kingdom
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“Such an unusual place”
Reviewed July 31, 2013

The glass elevator ride up through the Cinema Museum to the viewing stage is a wonderful experience. Great views from the stage.

Visited May 2013
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Turin, Italy
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“Worth visiting”
Reviewed July 31, 2013

I was there several times accompanying my friends who visit my city:). Although it is not the best in the world but it is really worth visiting. Read the story of the contruction, part of Italian cinema story ecc, it would bring you more curious than interesting. The landscapes from tower bring you one of the best view of Turin city: a modern city not full of cozzy, quite but you could always find fun here. During a clear day, you would see the surrounding of the city: moutain, big square, river, etc. Take an 'aperitivo' near Piazza Vittorio, one of special nighlight of Turin city, talking with people of all age....
Enjoy your romantic moment here!

Visited October 2012
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