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Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama)

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Piazza Castello, 10122 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

Amazing building, one of the greatest in the city, and it really says a lot when you talk about Turin.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

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.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The Museum, with great economy of space and exhibits, whisks you through centuries of the city's existence from medieval times forward. A nice find is a floor dedicated entirely to the ceramic arts, which reached new heights of artistry after Europe became acquainted with the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank FMPDZ
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We were lucky to be in Turin outside the tourist season and this meant we pretty much had the Palazzo to ourselves. There is an excellent permanent collection of medieval poly chrome wood statues as well as an outstanding collection of paintings, jewellery and modern...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Patrick R
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This museum is divided by era : Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque and Modern. Very interesting and not busy at all .

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Obviously, this museum will be on everyone's list when visiting Turin, but I cannot rate it highly enough for the quality of the objects and the architectural environment. It was an excellent way to spend an afternoon and we thoroughly enjoyed it.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

A lovely building containing a really excellent museum. Items are well displayed and quite diverse in their character.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank John P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

in Turin there are so many monuments and museum . Palazzo madamais another beautiful museum. nice architect and and beautiful galleries.

Date of experience: July 2017
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The annoying thing about 'Day' visits to large historic cities is that you don't have time to enter all Museums and Art galleries. This building looks magnificent situated in the Piazza Castello , it certainly holds it's own compared to the other buildings.

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I have visited Turin often in the last 2 years - in fact 6 times - this museum is not the flashiest museum - but with the beautiful view from the tower, and the exceptional garden, and the medieval art; and special exhibits, and a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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carol j
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Response from Georgescviorel53 | Reviewed this property |
At the museum there is no change of guard ceremony