Piazza Carignano

Piazza Carignano, Turin: Address, Piazza Carignano Reviews: 4.5/5

Piazza Carignano
4.5
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Hooray H
London, UK2,255 contributions
Beautiful little square
Sep 2020
Another charming & beautiful square in Turin.
Admire the brilliant detailed architecture of everything, even the doors.
It's a treat. So much skilled workmanship.
Lovely cafes & shops. Plus the government building.
Written 19 December 2020
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FYL003
Chicago, IL1,088 contributions
First parliament building location
Sep 2019
A small square behind the entrance of the first parliament buildings that now housed the museums. The brick facade of the parliament building offered an intimate feel to this square.
Written 15 September 2019
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B1714D
Belgrade, Serbia9,576 contributions
Another beautiful Piazza
May 2019 • Friends
This gorgeous square wasn't on our list, but we visited it accidentally while waiting for the 5 PM nearby Egyptian museum entry time (reduced price then, see that review).
The square is very impressive with the same name Baroque brick Palace dominating it, now housing the Science Academy. Across this remarkable bldg is also the famous theater.
Written 23 May 2019
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Aleksandar
Belgrade, Serbia8,215 contributions
Beautiful
Sep 2018 • Couples
Beautiful, not too large square, in the city centre, near the famous Egyptian museum.
Great architecture and a couple of fine restaurants.
Written 19 January 2019
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AlbertSalichs
Manresa, Spain8,249 contributions
Nice square in Torino
Sep 2018 • Family
Piazza Carignano is a square located in the center of Torino, a city in the North part of Italy. It is a beautiful square, where you can see the Palazzo Carignano and Museo Egizio (Egiptian Museum). If you walk around the center, it is a good place to see. In the average.
Written 19 December 2018
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3Cuori1Capanna
Turin, Italy180 contributions
Magical
Oct 2018 • Couples
I love Piazza Carignano. The architecture is a baroque dream. Just a great place to be. Walk through it and if you can stop for outside drinks.
Written 6 November 2018
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Gabriel H
Bellaire, TX6,984 contributions
A historical square in the center of the city
Sep 2018 • Couples
Very close to the Royal Palace, the Egyptian Museum and via Roma, the piazza was named for the palazzo Carignano, which represents one of the sides of the square. The palazzo houses the Accademia delle Scienze and is a beautiful Baroque building. On the opposite side stands the Carignano Theater. Perhaps best known to the visitors is the Michelin-starred restaurant Del Cambio, facing the Palazzo Carignano. next to the restaurant is a delightful bar, also owned by the restaurant, with indoor and outdoor tables. Ideal for an aperitivo and people watching.
Written 11 October 2018
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Vanz4
Turin, Italy56 contributions
the fist Parlament of Italy
Sep 2018 • Couples
visiting piazza Carignano is a dive into the past, you can imagine ladies and sirs who used to walk around this square, going to the theathre in front of entering the Parlament building. An historical stop that people need to see in Turin, 1st CAPITAL of ITALY in 1861!!!
Written 10 September 2018
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Egus
Sweden232 contributions
Lovely spot
Jul 2018 • Couples
Prettiest piazza in Turin. A quiet oasis in a lovely surrounding. Beautiful buildings surround this square.
Written 23 July 2018
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conjuror88
pa701 contributions
Nice walk
May 2018 • Business
Piazza Carignano is nice to see for tourist stud, near the Egyptian museum, with lots of cafes, stores, and old and ornate buildings. Clean, typical busy in some areas with traffic.
Written 24 May 2018
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