Carlo Alberto Square
The Palazzo Carignano is a historic baroque building consists of two buildings located in the center of Turin. With the "Palazzo Reale" and "Palazzo Madama" is one of the most important historical buildings in the city.
Piazza Carlo Alberto
Baroque historical building by Guarino Guarini (1624-1683). It was built between 1679 and 1684 for th...
Capital as well as cultural and business center of the Piedmont region, Turin is famous as headquarters of Fiat and Lancia, birthplace of Telecom Italia and Rai television and host of the 2006 Winter Olympics. Turin has a modern public transport infrastructure so it is easy to get to architectural sites and museums, most notably the Mole Antonelliana, which is the home of the National Cinema Museum. Home to Torino and Juventus, two historical italian football teams, the region is famous as the birth place of solid chocolate over 200 years ago. Gianduiotto is perhaps the most famous Turin chocolate currently in production.