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Turin’s American Stories

Turin’s American Stories January 23, 2011 | What's New | Read More
The National Cinema Museum is presenting “American Stories: the films of Martin Scorsese at Cinema Massimo from the 7th to the 31st January 2011. The exhibition pays tribute to the films of Martin Scorsese, the American film actor, director, producer and screenwriter with Italian roots.

Turin’s OGR

Turin’s OGR January 20, 2011 | Events | Read More
From 22nd January until 6th March, Urban Center Metropolitano is organising visits every weekend, to the Officine Grandi Riparazioni (OGR) event site, currently being readied to host some of the large scale exhibitions which are part of the Esperienza Italia 150° initiative.

Turin: Differently Alive

Turin: Differently Alive January 14, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Ending soon (Feb 6th) is the exhibition “Differently alive. Zombies, vampires, mummies, ghosts” at the Museo Nazionale del Cinema, Mole Antonelliana in Turin. “Who’s afraid of the living dead? The stories of vampires ghosts, of mummies and more recently of zombies have been a...

Turin and Hans Hartung

Turin and Hans Hartung January 12, 2011 | Events | Read More
Finishing this month is the Hans Hartung exhibition at the Museo Regionale di Scienze Naturali. Hans Hartung was one of the few painters who spent their entire life working in an informal manner without ever letting himself be imprisoned by definitions. For more information check out the exhibition website.

Turin’s Quadrilatero Romano

Turin’s Quadrilatero Romano January 8, 2011 | What's New | Read More
This month sees the start of a series of walks through the Quadrilatero Romano, one of Turin’s oldest and fashionable areas. The walks start every Saturday at 17:30, from 15th January to 26th February 2011. Pass the Roman walls and the medieval Church of San Domenico, the MAO (Museum of Oriental...

Turin Guided Tours

Turin Guided Tours January 4, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Wander alone or travel in company? This dilema can easily be fixed by choosing the Tour in & around Torino option. There are loads of itineries and to enable you to enjoy Turin to the full. From city centre walks to theme tours. For more information check out the Turismo Torino website.

Christmas Market in Turin

Christmas Market in Turin December 17, 2010 | Events | Read More
Turin’s colourful traditional Christmas Market held in and around Borgo Dora runs for another 7 days until 23rd December. Here you will find market stalls, nearby shops open daily, music and many activities for children at the weekends. This year there are stalls from Poland, Israel, Portugal, Belarus...

Turin’s PalaOlimpico

Turin’s PalaOlimpico December 14, 2010 | Events | Read More
Known locally as ‘Palaisozaki’ after the Japanese architect Arata Isozaki, who designed the buliding as an ice hockey stadium for the 2006 Winter Olympics. The PalaOlimpico is today one of Turin’s favourite venues for concerts and other events. The futuristic and functional steel and...

Napoletango in Turin

Napoletango in Turin December 13, 2010 | Events | Read More
Napoletango, the musical arrives in Turin towards the end of December at the Teatro Carignano. This spectacular show is only on for one week, from 30/12/2010 to 06/01/2011, so don’t miss it!!! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjCnyhVTC3A&feature=player_embedded[/youtube]

Turin’s Paissa

Turin’s Paissa December 12, 2010 | Food | Read More
Founded in 1884, this is considered to be Turin’s top delicatessen. Located in Piazza San Carlo, this is one of those shops you really must visit. Bursting with Italian, as well as foreign, delicacies and wines. A gastronomic emporium and a gourmet’s delight.
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