Piedmont Museums And Galleries

Let's enjoy Fine And Unusual Museums in Piedmont...

Barolo. It's a village with a castle about 50 kilometers (30 miles) southeast of the regional capital, Turin. It's also a wine - the king of wines and the wine of kings. Try it, you'll like it. Maybe. It's a red, a real Italian red. And Barolo, in the heart of the Piedmont wine country, is the ideal ideal location for a wine museum. For more information consult http://4theloveofitaly.com/food-drinks/museum-of-wine-in-barolo-piedmont

Barolo Wine Museum Piedmont Italy

Barolo Wine Museum Piedmont Italy

Turin is the capital of the Piedmont. It is the center of the Italian automobile industry. So don't be surprised that it's home to a top of the line museum, the Museo dell'Automobile. For more information consult http://www.museoauto.it/website/en

Automobile Museum Turin Italy

Automobile Museum Turin Italy

Sometimes life is full of surprises. With some 30 thousand exhibits, the Museo Egizio is the the most important collection of ancient Egyptian artefacts outside of Cairo. For more information consult http://www.comune.torino.it/musei/en/elenco/egizio.shtml

Time and space prevent us from discussing all Turin museums. You can get a very extensive list at http://www.comune.torino.it/musei/en/elenco Of particular interest are the Borgo e Rocca Medievale (a Piedmont village of the Middle Ages), the Museo Nazionale del Cinema, and the Museo Nazionale del Risorgimento Italiano devoted to the struggle for Italian unity, a struggle largely centered in the Piedmont.

Italian Museums And Galleries Region By Region

   Abruzzi    Apulia    Basilicata    Calabria    Campania
   Emilia-Romagna    Friuli-Venezia Giulia    Latium
   Liguria    Lombardy    The Marches    Molise    Piedmont
   Sardinia    Sicily    Trentino-Alto Adige    Tuscany
   Umbria    Val d'Aosta    Veneto


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About the Author

Levi Reiss has authored or co-authored ten books on computers and the Internet, but to be honest, he would rather just drink fine Italian or other wine, accompanied by the right foods. He teaches classes in computers at an Ontario French-language community college. Visit his website www.travelitalytravel.com devoted to Italian travel with an accent on fine Italian wine and food. Visit his central wine website www.theworldwidewine.com with weekly reviews of $10 wine and columns devoted to various aspects of wine including wine and food, humor, trivia, organic and kosher wine and lots more.

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