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Castello di Racconigi
Extant mid-Seventeenth-Century documents bear witness to the transformation of Racconigi’s Medieval fortress into a royal residence, on order of the Princes of Carignano (a minor branch of the Savoy). The façade facing the park is attributed to architect ...
Casa Cavassa (Saluzzo)
An ancient home belonging to Galeazzo Cavassa and to his son, Francesco, both general deputies of the Marquis di Saluzzo, it became a museum at the end of the 19th century when the Marquis Emanuele Tapparelli D’Azeglio acquired it...
Castello dei Solaro (Monasterolo)
Requested by Tommaso I of Saluzzo, the primitive fortress of Monasterolo di Savigliano dates back to 1241. The conquests and the various times that the local stronghold changed hands correspond to the reconstruction and enlargement of the historical manor.
Castello dei Solaro (Villanova Solaro)
The Castello di Villanova, formerly Villanova di Moretta, has been documented since the XIV century, when Filippo d’Acaja decided to build a fortified structure to face the boundary of the marquisate of Saluzzo.
Castello della Manta
Purchased in the 12th century by the Marquis’ of Saluzzo, the Manta Castle (Castello della Manta) is a fortified structure, which only in the 15th century was transformed into a splendid court, where French was spoken and Paris fashion was in use...
Castello Tapparelli D'Azeglio (Lagnasco)
Immersed in the green of Saluzzo´s plains, is the architectural complex that is Lagnasco´s Tapparelli D´Azeglio Castle (Castello Tapparelli D´Azeglio). Built around a defensive fort, it was then reworked as requested by the Marquis of Saluzzo, Manfredo IV...
Cattedrale di Maria Vergine Assunta (Saluzzo)
At the end of the 15th century, Marquis Ludovico II had the structure built to show the importance of his family’s house in religious circles and, by doing so, free himself from any type of subjection by the House of Savoy. Created in the Lombard Gothic style, it is a...
Chiesa di San Giovanni (Saluzzo)
Symbol of the city of Saluzzo, this ancient church with medieval origins, has been a witness to the city’s life and history. Built in the 13th century and enlarged in 1330 by Dominican monks, it offers a lovely contract between the simplicity of its exterior and the...
Giardino della Tenuta “I Berroni” (Racconigi)
The actual shape of the park and the subsequent modifications were applied to the whole estate since the beginning of the nineteenth century, when architect landscaper Giacomo Pregliasco, who was working at the Savoy court...
La Castiglia - Castello dei Marchesi (Saluzzo)
Recently restructured and given a new life as a cultural and exhibition center, this unique structure has towered over Saluzzo since far off 1270 when the Marquis Tommaso I of Saluzzo had it built as a fortress.
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