Museums

RIVOLI CASTLE- CONTEMPORARY ART MUSEUM: Starting out in the 11th century as a military stronghold, Rivoli Castle is now home to the Museum of Contemporary Art ,with a prestigious permanent collection and temporary major exhibitions in an original historical and architectural context. The Museum includes 38 rooms and the so-called Manica Lunga, the art gallery of dukes, and it covers in total an area of 7000 sqm. Piazza Mafalda di Savoia – 10098 Rivoli – Tel +39.011.9562222 www.castellodirivoli.org

EGYPTIAN MUSEUM: It’s the world’s oldest Egyptian museum, it ranks second only to Cairo. Dedicated exclusively to ancient Egyptian culture, art, archeology and anthropology. Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6 – Tel. 011/56.17.776 www.museoegizio.it

SABAUDA GALLERY:: Very important art gallery in Turin, which displays the art collection gathered by the House of Savoy, including masterpieces of Italian and Flemish paintings and sculptures from the 13th to the 20th century. Via Accademia delle Scienze, 6 – Tel. 011/56.41.755

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF CINEMA Via Montebello, 20 – Tel. 011/81.25.658 www.museonazionaledelcinema.it

GAM- MODERN ART GALLERY: Collection of 15000 works from the 19th century until today, including paintings, sculptures, works on paper, installations, videos and photographs. Via Magenta, 31 – Tel. 011/56.29.911 www.gamtorino.it

AUTO-NATIONAL CAR MUSEUM: An extraordinary collection of 300 unique cars including also the first car built in Italy. C.so Unità d’Italia, 40 – Tel 011/67.76.66 www.museoauto.it