Explore Baroque Architecture with the ARCHITETTOUR SIAT app


This free app is available in both English and Italian and features five different routes dedicated to Turin’s Baroque architecture. The app features an introduction to the era’s historical and stylistic features, as well as a historical overview of the local area. Routes include:

1. Piazza San Carlo;

2. Guarini and the Baroque era;

3. Filippo Juvarra and the Baroque era;

4. Piazza Castello and the late Baroque era;

5. Villas, basilicas and castles near the ancient capital.

The app uses GPS geolocation and displays routes on interactive maps with images.

By SIAT (the Società degli Ingegneri e degli Architetti in Torino). The project is part of the Compagnia di San Paolo's "Baroque Effect" initiative.