The Castello del Valentino is one of the Residences of the Royal House of Savoy included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1997. It is now 20 years that the castle is at the heart of a enhancement project of the Politecnico di Torino, that aims to restore it not only for the academic community but also for the whole city.
The meeting will take place today, Wednesday, 7th February, at 2.30 pm, and it represents a moment of reflection on the steps already taken and on what remains to be done. The actors involved in the enhancement project in the last few decades will be involved.
Furthermore, the restoration project of the Cappella of the Castello del Valentino will be presented.
Politecnico di Torino:
Marco Gilli, Dean of the Politecnico di Torino
Costanza Roggero, Scientific handler for restoration
Paolo Mellano, Head of the Department of Architecture and Design (DAD)
Patrizia Lombardi, Head of the Interuniversity Department of Regional and Urban Studies and Planning (DIST)
Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities and Tourism:
Valerio Corino, Officer of the Superintendence for the Castello del Valentino
Giuse Scalva, already Officer of the Superintendence for the Castello del Valentino
Laura Moro, already Officer of the Superintendence for the Castello del Valentino
Maria Carla Visconti, already Officer of the Superintendence for the Castello del Valentino
Stefania Ratto, Archaeologist
3.30 pm: Inspection of the areas of the Castello that will be enhanced.
You can find here the flier of the event.