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Borgo Medievale, Turin

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See a recreation of what medieval life was like when you tour Borgo Medievale. Visit the garden or tour the castle to see reproductions of numerous famous castles, such as Fénis, Issogne, and Verrès, Strambino. You can also find recreations of religious spots like the Church of Confraternita or the Precettorìa of Saint Antony. Visit a shop that makes armor and weapons, by the drawbridge reproduction, where you can buy real armor, or watch displays of blacksmithing techniques. There are several other souvenir shops as well, selling old books and handcrafted items. Make Borgo Medievale a centerpiece of your Turin vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Turin tourist route planner.
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  • well worth seeing, in the park, authentic medievel city. Can be seen in under 30 minutes. No cost to get in.  more »
  • It was nice quite a lot of people were there shame we were not brave enough for the Tarot Card Reader. A bit small though.  more »
  • If you are in Torino, you have at least to pay a short visit to the Borgo Medievale, it is a nice reproduction, next to a very nice park, and also a nice walk by the river. Worth it.  more »
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  • Good place to stop and rest during a long walk inside Parco il Valentino
  • Delightful reconstruction of a medieval town. Highly recommended the guided tour of the Rocca - friendly and very knowledgeable guides provide all kind of insights into everyday life in a medieval fort.
  • This is an artificial "medieval" castle, which is soo cute! On the inside you have many little lovely shops and it really has a medieval atmosphere. It's intricate irregular corridors and narrow alleys are candies to the eye. Since it is not very big (I believe the actual ones tended to be much bigger) it feels really cute (like a baby castle :)) ) Enjoy your stay.
  • I didn't actually go inside the building, but behind was a really lovely market which was a variety of South American, Arabic and African themed stools and street food. I had some Peruvian food which was very nice. The atmosphere was nice and relaxed at around 7pm and I watched an Arabic man making greetings cards. Well worth a visit.
  • A mighty experience in the center of Turin and its biggest park: for one day you can be launched in the middle age with typical ancient building and shops. It is amazing!