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Piazza Carignano

Piazza Carignano, 10121 Turin, Italy
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“nice icecream” (2 reviews)
“nice square” (3 reviews)
“gelato” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Piazza Carignano, 10121 Turin, Italy
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Reviewed 27 December 2017

Its beutiful and busy if the weahter is fine.You can get nice icecream of just a coffe in coffe shops.Also nice fashion shops.Its a bit diffrently shaped than other Piazzas

Thank Karj r
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Enclosed between the Carignano Palace to the S, the Carignano Theater (with the Cambio restaurant, the Farmacia del Cambio Bistrot, the Pepino Ice cream parlor) to the N, the Egyptian Museum to the W and beautiful inhabited building to the E, this square is a...More

Thank giorgiogaletto
Reviewed 31 July 2017

The piazza is unique in its elongated rectangular shape. It is quite charming and is close to the Egyptian museum and Via Roma. There is a 1986 novel, named after the piazza, by America author, Alain Elkann.

Thank Lynn1950
Reviewed 26 July 2017

If you're walking around in the city centre, just a few steps away from the Egyptian museum, there is this lovely piazza which you really shouldn't miss once there. If Rome is mostly about fountains, Turin seems to be mostly about squares...this is one of...More

1  Thank PriscillaZ
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Beautiful place in a nice square. If you are going to walk in the city center probably you will be passing by in any case.

Thank N A
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Just along from the magnificent Piazza san Carlo this small but beautiful square houses the Palazzo Carignano which is the Museo Nazionale del Risorgimento.Also the Theatro Carrignano.

Thank ejfraser
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for three days visiting Turin, so we spent a lot of time in this location. The building (old parliament/palace/museum) is stunning, like most of the architecture in Torino. There are benches to sit, and during the day and into the night, various...More

Thank Jmarshall95678
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The exit way of the Egyptian Museum in Turin is on this plaza. Here there is a choice of some Italian restaurants which would love to serve you Italian foods and although they are a bit pricey, you can have a good lunch here after...More

Thank Dr_B_Maitra
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Not very big square but cosy and organic. Obviously it's built especially for the Carignano Palace and now together it's a nice beautiful complex.

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 18 April 2017

would recommend this smaller piazza for evening drinks/dinner. a few lovely restaurants and bars and slightly less jostled compared with other piazza s this central.

1  Thank toby p
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