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Highlight of the Royal Palace.

A veritable collection of armour and weapons spanning seven centuries and several continents... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Lynda U
Beerwah, Australia

The rich collection of weapons from ancient (a few even from Neolithic) times must be one of the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
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Piazza Castello 191, 10122 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

A veritable collection of armour and weapons spanning seven centuries and several continents started by King Carlo Alberto in 1837. Pride of place is given to his stuffed horse which stand among cases of guns and swords.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The rich collection of weapons from ancient (a few even from Neolithic) times must be one of the best in the world. The impression one gets here as in Torino in general is that the Kingdom of Savoy was one of the great empires of...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

You will feel in another world among all those swords! Very nice collections. Horsers and soldies seem to be alive!

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

This is the most impressive armoury we have seen so far. There are hundreds of weapons or shields or armors, for humans or horses. The long hallway and how the exhibits are grouped is exceptional.

Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Its quite nice to see many old medieval things there. Very well placed, they take realy care of it. First sunday of the month is free!

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

A very impressive collection displayed in an equally impressive series of rooms. Very well displayed and not just for those intrested in armory, these are works of art.

Thank VivGreg
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Armour is not really my thing but the displays here are of such high quality of objects which themselves are so beautifully made that I have to admit to greatly enjoying my time here in spite of my expectations that I might not. I reckon...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Again only viewed from outside ( on day visit to Turin whilst skiing in Italy). Looks very impressive along with the other buildings in Piazza Castello

Thank ejfraser
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Included with the tickets you buy to visit the Royal Palace situated just beside it, it has a huge and impressive collection of armours worn by the people at that time, real stuffed horses and plenty of instruments used for battles during the medieval period....More

Thank Dr_B_Maitra
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Great and interesting to visit also with children. Just it would be nice to have some more explanations and maybe videos complementing it.

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