Piazza San Carlo

Piazza San Carlo is one of the main city squares in , . It was laid out in the 16th and 17th century and is an example of Baroque style. Its current name is an hommage to Charles Borromeo while the square was previously known as Piazza Reale, Piazza d'Armi, and Place Napoleon.

Notable Places in the Area

The is an archaeological museum in , , , specialising in Egyptian archaeology and anthropology. is situated 160 metres northeast of Piazza San Carlo. Photo: Georgius LXXXIX, Public domain.

Work of art
The Equestrian monument of Emmanuel Philibert rises in the center of the Piazza San Carlo in central , region of , Italy. Photo: GJo, CC BY 3.0.

Santa Cristina is a Baroque style, Roman Catholic church located in , region of , Italy. Photo: Georgius LXXXIX, Public domain.

The is a theatre in and one of the oldest and most important theatres in Italy. is situated 240 metres northeast of Piazza San Carlo. Photo: Marco Plassio, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, a large city of about one million inhabitants, is set in the region of northwestern , a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean sea. Photo: Tsy1980, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an historical district in the city of , Italy. is situated 1½ km north of Piazza San Carlo.

is a quarter of the city of , located in the urban district . is situated 1½ km north of Piazza San Carlo.

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