Fondato nel 1824 per iniziativa del re Carlo Felice di Savoia, è considerato il più antico museo egizio dopo quello del Cairo.
Inside the Egyptian Museum at Torino guests will know the daily habits of this ancient civilization : how they built houses, how they slept, their clothes, daily objects and momies that are well maintained after all those years.
Looking at Egyptian mummies and art may seem like one of the more unusual things to do in Turin, but, you won't find a better collection anywhere outside of Cairo, and it is Turin's most visited attraction. The Palazzo dell'Accademia delle Scienze houses the Egyptian Museum, whose collections began…
the largest Egyptian collection after Cairo, definetely a must-see for all the lovers of Ancient Egypt civilations.
“the cinema Museum Is unique. I could spent full days inside there. You can skip the cue for the elevator if you want to visit just the museum (more worthy)”
“Nice for open air sports. Great also to sit at the kiosks to have a beer or a coffee. There are some restaurants inside the park and an Art Gallery (see the program first)”
“It was originally built in the 16th century and was later modernized by Christine Marie of France in the 17th century, with designs by the Baroque architect Filippo Juvarra. The Royal Garden, north and east of the palace, was designed in 1697 by André le Nôtre, who also created the gardens at Versailles. The Palazzo Reale ticket allows you to view the Galleria Sabauda, the personal art collection of the Savoy monarchy, which was amassed over 400 years and includes gems by Van Dyck, Rubens and Lippi, and the archaeological Museum of Antiquities.”
“Turin is also the Italian capital for cars. And there are lots of cars collected in this museum that overlooks the Turin Hill. Cars Museum offers a spectacular scenery by Francois Confino (the same scenographer of the Mole Movie Museum) that reproduces the history of car from the origins to the present day, with multimedia elements, historical reconstructions and funny curiosities. An examplre? You can take a ride on a mounting chain - carousel; kids will love it! ”