AGLIÈ - Tourism and culture

What to see in Agliè

CASTELLO E GIARDINO DUCALE
Piazza del Castello
Castle
CASTELLO DUCALE DI AGLIÈ
Piazza Castello
Castle
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MUSEO ETNOGRAFICO NOSSI RAIS
Via Campeggio - San Giorgio Canavese
4.2km far
Museum
CHIESA DEI S.S. PIETRO E PAOLO
PIAZZA MARTIRI DELLA LIBERTÀ - Castellamonte
4.76km far
Point of interest
ROTONDA ANTONELLIANA
Via Don Antonio Dematteis - Castellamonte
4.77km far
Historical building
CASTELLO DI CASTELLAMONTE
Strada del Castello - Castellamonte
4.84km far
Castle
MUSEO DELLA CERAMICA RACCOLTA...
c/o Palazzo Dei Conti Botton - Piazza Marconi - Castellamonte
5.31km far
Museum
IL RICETTO - LA CAPPELLA DI S...
Via Ricetti - Oglianico
6.43km far
Museum

Good to know

Agliè is a comune (municipality) in the province of Turin in the Italian region Piedmont, located about 35 kilometres (22 mi) north of Turin. Agliè borders the following municipalities: San Martino Canavese, Torre Canavese, Bairo, Vialfrè, Cuceglio, San Giorgio Canavese, and Ozegna. Tourist Attractions Agliè's main attraction is its Castello Ducale, one of the Residences of the Royal House of Savoy, listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites list. Dating from the 12th century, originally a possession of the counts of San Martino. In the 17th century it was turned into a rich residence by count Filippo d'Agliè, but was ravaged during the French invasion of 1706. In 1765 it was acquired by Charles Emmanuel III of Savoy and sold it to his son Benedetto of Savoy who had it radically renewed ten years later, under design by Ignazio Birago di Bòrgaro. Thenceforth it was a summer residence for the Kings of Sardinia. It was sold to the Italian state in 1939. It has a monumental façade with two stairs and a fountain; the interior includes 300 rooms, mostly provided with contemporary furniture. The castle is surrounded by large English- and Italian-style gardens. It was used as the location for the Italian series Elisa di Rivombrosa as Rivombrosa. Other sights include: Church of Santa Marta, a notable example of Baroque architecture by Costanzo Michela Parrocchiale di San Massimo, annexed to the castle Villa Meleto, a 19th-century countryside residence used by poet Guido Gozzano Church of San Gaudenzio, where Gozzano is buried. References External links Agliè Online Castello di Agliè (Italian)

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Antico Borgo
Via Principe Tommaso 30
Agriturismo La Desiderata
Cascina Desiderata 2
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