Galata Museo del Mare
Rivalled only by Barcelona and Venice as a medieval and Renaissance maritime power, Genoa's 'museum of the sea' is, not surprisingly,...
Porta dei Vacca
This monumental gate was one of three built from 1155 as part of a defensive wall system. It's characteristic circular towers are shared...
Museo delle Culture del Mondo
Towering over the western end of town, Castello D'Albertis houses an eclectic museum showcasing artefacts collected by its...
Inviting aromas of home cooking – cuttlefish in tomato sauce, ravioli in walnut sauce and homemade desserts – greet you at the door, as...
Via Balbi 10 · interesting places nearby
Palazzo Reale information
If you only get the chance to visit one of the Palazzi dei Rolli (a group of palaces belonging to the city's most eminent families), make it this one. A former residence of the Savoy dynasty, it has terraced gardens, exquisite furnishings, a fine collection of 17th-century art and a gilded Hall of Mirrors that is worth the entry fee alone.