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Encyclopedia > Residences of the Royal House of Savoy
Residences of the Royal House of Savoy1
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Palazzo Carignano.
State Party Flag of Italy Italy
Type Cultural
Criteria i, ii, iv, v
Identification #823
Region2 Europe and North America
Inscription History
Formal Inscription: 1997
21st WH Committee Session
WH link: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/823

1 Name as officially inscribed on the WH List
2 As classified officially by UNESCO
UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) is a specialized agency of the United Nations established in 1945. ... A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a specific site (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that has been nominated and confirmed for inclusion on the list maintained by the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 State... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixel Image in higher resolution (1280 × 960 pixel, file size: 458 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Torino - Palazzo Carignano, sede del Museo nazionale del Risorgimento italiano - facciata ottocentesca File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to... As of 2006, there are a total of 830 World Heritage Sites located in 138 State Parties. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Italy. ... A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a specific site (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that has been nominated and confirmed for inclusion on the list maintained by the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 State... This is a list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe. ... A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a specific site (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that has been nominated and confirmed for inclusion on the list maintained by the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 State...

The Residences of the Royal House of Savoy is a group of structures in Turin and its province, in Piedmont (northern Italy). Added to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list in 1997, it includes the following patrimonies: The House of Savoy or in Italian, La Casa di Savoia, or simply Casa Savoia, (or Savoie, French) is a dynasty of nobles who traditionally had their domain in Savoy, a region that includes present-day Piemonte, other parts of Northern Italy, and a smaller region in France. ... Torino redirects here. ... Turin (It. ... Piedmont (Italian: Piemonte) is a region of northwestern Italy. ... A UNESCO World Heritage Site is a specific site (such as a forest, mountain, lake, desert, monument, building, complex, or city) that has been nominated and confirmed for inclusion on the list maintained by the international World Heritage Programme administered by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, composed of 21 State...


Torino redirects here. ... Palazzo Reale, Turin: the facade (1646–60). ... Façade of Palazzo Madama, Turin. ... baroque façade rear façade Palazzo Carignano is an historical building in the center of Turin. ... Teatro Regio Torino is a prominent opera house and opera company in Turin, Italy. ... Entrance court. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Castello_di_Racconigi. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Castello_di_Racconigi. ... The unifinished façade by Filippo Juvarra. ... One of the towers of the castle. ... Stupinigi is a suburb of the town of Nichelino, in the province of Turin (Piedmont, northern Italy) It is especially famous for its palazzina di caccia (hunting lodge) built by Filippo Juvarra for the House of Savoy in the 17th century. ... Country Italy Region Piedmont Province Province of Turin (TO) Mayor  ? Elevation 315 m Area 13. ... The northern façade of the castle. ... The ancient town of Pollentia on the left bank of the Tanaro is known today as Pollenzo, a fraction of Bra in the Province of Cuneo, Piedmont. ... Country Italy Region Piedmont Province Province of Cuneo (CN) Mayor Elevation 301 m Area 18. ...


 
 

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