Monferrato Region attractions

Landmark in Asti

Torre Troyana o Dell'Orologio

During the late 13th century the region became one of Italy's wealthiest, with 150-odd towers springing up in Asti alone. Of the 12 that remain, only this one can be climbed. Troyana is a 38m-tall tower that dates f…
Museum in Asti

Palazzo Mazzetti

This 18th-century residence of the Mazzetti family houses the civic museum and an information office. Downstairs you'll find Roman artefacts and a scale model of the city. Upstairs there are Italian paintings from t…
Cathedral in Asti

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Assunta

Rising above Asti's historic core is the enormous belfry of this 13th-century Romanesque-Gothic cathedral. Its grandly painted interior merits a peek.