Architectural Structure: Botanical Garden of the Royal University

Botanical Garden
Name: Botanical Garden of the Royal University
Alternative Names: Orto Botanico
Description: The Botanical Garden has been created in 1729 by King Vittorio Amedeo II, next to the Valentino's Castle. Since then, it functions as important source of studying and researching for the Turinese University. In 1830-40 "Il Boschetto" has been added, in order to include various species of esotic plants.
Construction: 1729
Guides: Torino Esposizione 1911: Monografia Illustrata edita della Direzione Generale del Touring Club Italiano | Turin Exposition 1911