Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama), Turin

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View more than 70,000 works of art at Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama), one of Italy's premier and most varied collections. Explore the halls of the Palazza, an intricate building with origins in ancient Rome, as you admire creations dating from the Middle Ages through the Baroque era. Wander through 35 rooms filled with ceramics, carvings, and tapestries, plus classical paintings and portraits. Visit the museum's tower and terrace for views of Torino. Note that this collection is not Turin's Museum of Ancient Art (Museo dell'Antichita), which is located elsewhere. Using our custom trip planner, Turin attractions like Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama) can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Palace completely rebuilt at the Museum. Beautiful zreštaurovany palac today serves as a museum where the collection can be seen in the collections of paintings, ceramics, and a variety of other subjects. When you visit more museums, it is better to buy a celodenni or more of daily meals
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  • He also in p.za Castello, adjacent to the Royal Palace, this other tourist destination located within another historic building of the Piedmontese capital. Palazzo Madama. The Museum houses an important collection of works of art (sculptures and paintings), testifying the various periods of its history. Needless to emphasize the splendour of the "portrait" by Antonello da Messina or the staircase of the architect Filippo Juvarra.Ci would take much more time to devote.
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  • Went to spend a week with friends in Turin and visited it. Simply marvelous! The cafés at the piazza are delightful, so worth visiting. My husband and I loves it.  more »
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  • I really loved visiting the museum with all of it's are, painting and collection of different types of utensils, ornaments, painting s and furnitures makes it an excited place to enjoy your moment here. Especially, if you're enthusiastic about the history and old things it will certainly amuse you in many ways and the tower of the museum is an excellent place to enjoy the panoramic view of the city in all directions.
  • Perfect! The palace is very well organized and cleaned. From the beginning to the end it's a complete overview of art works (Medieval, Barocco and others). Do not miss the visit to gardens and panoramic tower for a spectacular sigh of the city.
  • The tower is an excellent vantage point for photos - take the stairs, it's fun.
  • I admit I just saw it from outside.. and its beautiful: Having two architectural types in one building: crazy 😎
  • Loved the market there, the palace, Turin Shroud..

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