Top Choice Museum in Trento


A stunning new architectural work, care of Renzo Piano, houses this 21st-century science museum and cleverly echoes the local landscape. Curatorially, the museum typifies the city's brainy inquisitiveness, with high…
Museum in Trento

Castello del Buonconsiglio

Guarded by hulking fortifications, Trento's bishop-princes holed up here until Napoleon's arrival in 1801. Behind the walls are the original 13th-century castle, the Castelvecchio, and the Renaissance residence Magn…
Museum in Trento

Museo Diocesano Tridentino

Sitting across the square from the duomo, this former bishop's residence dates from the 11th century. It now houses one of Italy's most important ecclesiastical collections with enormous documentary paintings of the…
Roman Site in Trento

Tridentum La Città Sotterranea

Explore Roman Tridentum's city walls, paved streets, tower, domestic mosaics and workshop. The site was discovered less than two decades ago, during restoration works on the nearby theatre.
Cathedral in Trento


Once host to the Council of Trent, this dimly lit Romanesque cathedral displays fragments of medieval frescoes inside its transepts. Two colonnaded stairways flank the nave, leading, it seems, to heaven. Built over …
Art Gallery in Trento


This new city gallery project space is the current Trento campus of MART (Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto) and focusses on 20th-century and contemporary art of the region. It's a beautiful…
Museum in Trento


Christian Site in Trento

Archaeological Area

Notable Building in Trento

Casa Cazuffi-Rella

Frescoes decorate the façades of two Renaissance houses, known as the Casa Cazuffi-Rella, on the piazza's northern side.
Square in Trento

Fontana di Nettuno

In the centre of Piazza del Duomo is the Fontana di Nettuno, a splashing 18th-century fountain dedicated to the trident-wielding Neptune.