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Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama)

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Reviewed February 28, 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.

Thank BiaFPontes
Reviewed January 22, 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

1  Thank FMPDZ
Reviewed December 12, 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

Thank Whitebeard83
Reviewed December 4, 2017

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

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed October 28, 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.

Thank gianlorenzo
Reviewed August 26, 2017

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

Thank John P
Reviewed August 9, 2017

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

Thank Jaya N B
Reviewed June 23, 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.

1  Thank ejfraser
Reviewed May 17, 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

2  Thank 266joseh
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Pleasant place, with exuberant decoration that creates a rich atmosphere. Under the construction, it´s possible to visit the archaeological site of ancient theatre. You will find art, architecture and history from various objects and their scenarios.

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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
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