Castle & palace tours

Tickets for the Royal Palace of Venaria and gardens

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Availability: Tuesday - Sunday
Duration: 1 day
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • A UNESCO World Heritage site since 1997
  • Stroll through the majestic rooms of the Palace and the well-kept gardens
  • Immerse yourself in the fascinating world of Baroque art
What to expect

The ticket costs 16 euros.
The price listed in the calendar includes pre-sale and operating costs.

Stretching along a 60-hectare garden, Venaria Reale is a majestic complex on the outskirts of Turin. Declared a UNESCO heritage site in 1997, the Royal Palace was commissioned between 1658 and 1679 by Duke Carlo Emanuele II as a base for his hunting expeditions.

Strolling across the majestic rooms of the Royal Palace, you will immerse yourself into the fascinating world of Baroque architecture: admire the solemnity of the Great Gallery and the Hall of Diana and explore the beauty of Saint Hubert Chapel. After admiring the sumptuous decoration, continue your visit with a stroll through the well-kept Italian Gardens.

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What's included
  • Admission to Venaria Reale and gardens
  • Turin city digital map by Musement
What's not included
  • Guided tour
Reduced price

Reductions can be purchased at the ticket office on site:

  • Youth (6-21)
  • University students under 26
  • Citizens over 65
  • Differently-abled individuals and their carers
  • Teaching and educational staff (Ministry of Education)
  • Off-duty journalists (with valid certification)
  • Law enforcement officers, firefighters
  • Military police officers on leave, their spouses and children (with valid certification)
  • Italian army employees and accompanying persons
  • Minimum groups of 12 people
  • Venaria Reale town hall, Gruppo Intesa San Paolo, GTT, Piedmont Region, Sagat employees
  • Annual GTT Formula subscription, Cedas Card, Slow Food card, valid Italian Touring Club Card, Club Plein Air holders

Free (the free ticket can be purchased only on-site)

  • Children (0-5)
  • Carers of differently-abled individuals
  • 2 accompanying adults for every 25 students
  • Carers of differently-abled individuals
  • Torino + Piemonte cardholders (with valid certification)
  • Museums membership card holders (with valid certification)
  • MiBACT employees
  • On-duty law enforcement officers (police, military police, finance police, fire brigade)
  • Italian army employees (discount for accompanying persons)
  • Icom members
  • Journalists (if approved by the Venaria Reale press office: tel. +39 011 4992300 - comunicazione@lavenariareale.it; otherwise the above-mentioned discounts will be available)
Where

Piazza della Repubblica, 4, 10078 Venaria Reale TO, Italy

Meeting point:

Venaria Reale.

What to remember
  • When purchasing a reduced or free ticket, it is always mandatory to show the document certifying the reduction at the ticket office, otherwise you will have to buy the full ticket
  • How to reach Venaria Reale | Bus: GTT dedicated line Venaria Express / GTT: lines 72, 11 | Train: Torino Dora-Ceres line (until Venaria, viale Roma)
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When

Venaria Reale is open Tuesday to Sunday at different times, depending on the season

Opening hours of the Royal Palace

  • Tuesday-Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm
  • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 9.00am to 6.30pm
  • The ticket offices close one hour earlier
  • Opening hours on public holidays from 9.00am to 6.30pm: January 1 (exceptionally from 11 am to 6.30pm), January 6, Easter and Easter Monday, April 25, May 1, June 2, August 15, November 1, December 8, December 26
  • Opening hours on public holidays from 9 am to 5 pm: August 14 (Day of St. Eusebio, Patron Saint of Venaria Reale), December 31
  • Closed: Mondays, December 25

Opening hours of the Gardens

  • From 6 March
    • Tuesday-Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays, from 9.00am to 6.30pm
  • From April to June 29
    • Tuesday-Sunday and public holidays from 9.00am to 6.30pm
  • From June 30 to August 27
    • Summer opening hours of the Royal Palace, Gardens and Exhibitions
  • From August 29 to October 8
    • Tuesday-Friday from 10.00am to 6.00pm
    • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10.00am to 7.30pm
  • October 10-31
    • Tuesday-Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm
    • Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 9.00am to 6.30pm
  • November, December, January, February
    • Tuesday-Sunday and public holidays from 9.00am to 4.00pm
  • Opening hours on public holidays from 9.00am to 6.30pm: January 1 (exceptionally from 11 am), January 6, Easter and Easter Monday, April 25, May 1, June 2, August 15, November 1, December 8, December 26
  • Opening hours on public holidays from 9.00am to 5.00pm: August 14 (Day of St. Eusebio, Patron Saint of Venaria Reale), December 31
  • Closed: Mondays, December 25
  • The ticket offices close one hour earlier
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Provider
Musement - Convenzione CoopCulture - Accordo Generale
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to a day before the activity begins.
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