The Savoy capital

The capital of the Duchy of Savoy, the Kingdom of Sardinia and then the first capital of Italy,

Turin offers a circuit of great historical and architectural interest: the Savoy Residences.

In addition to the Royal Palace, the official residence of the Savoys until 1865, the circuit includes palaces, residences and castles in the city centre and in the surrounding towns.

Turin is home to Palazzo Chiablese, the Royal Armoury, the Royal Library, Palazzo Madama, Palazzo Carignano, Villa della Regina, and the Valentino Castle.

In the area around the city, the castles of Rivoli, Moncalieri, Venaria, Agliè, Racconigi, Govone and Pollenzo can be visited. The Hunting Lodge by Juvarra can be admired in Stupinigi.

Some of these host events, exhibitions and cultural initiatives.

a cura del CISI - Centro Interstrutture di Servizi Informatici e Telematici per le Facoltà Umanistiche