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The Royal Palace

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Piazza Palazzo | Quartiere storico di Castello, 09100, Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The building is still being used by the government, but you can visit some of the rooms that are rather impressive and beautiful. The price of visit is rather high and there is no information about the rooms this would improve the visit.

Thank David B
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Since it’s Sardenia and Cagliari there’s not at all so much to see((. So if the weather is not suitable for beach it is possible to spend some time in this palazzio.

Thank Andyglad68
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We visited the palace with the expectation that the palace will still be as it was so many year ago. Although around 5 state rooms are still undisturbed, a lot of the rooms have a lot of historical information in it. All the rooms that...More

Thank Winter1604
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Great views of the state rooms of the first floor of the Palace. There are about 5 rooms available to view and the main 'parliament' style chamber. The ceilings and wall paintings are fantastic and it offers the opportunity to see architecture and artwork that...More

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Our visit was made extra nice by the helpful security guard. Entry was just €1.50 and you only get to see part of one floor of the Palace. It takes about half an hour. Painting and furniture are to be seen. We were glad we...More

Thank Gina W
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Went here in the early afternoon. Well worth the visit. Nice rooms and decor. There are nearby cafes to have a leisurely drink and the cathedral is a few doors away.

Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The palace is next to the cathedral of Santa Maria , which is stunning, the palace somewhat lacking. Sure it is only 1.50€ to get in but once up the bifurcated stairs it is a bit of a let down . There are a few...More

Thank mikezhivago
Reviewed 18 October 2016

The Royal Palace is next to the Cathedral. It costs 3 Euros to go in and takes about 30 minutes to walk around at your leisure. There is also a Tourist Information Office inside the entrance. It is a series of interconnecting rooms, It's not...More

1  Thank jaynell
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Of course this is not Royal anymore, but the seat of the province or something similar. Having said that, it is a stunning building, on the edge of the city wall, with beautiful interiors, and some nice exhibitions.

1  Thank Alfred V
Reviewed 27 September 2016

An extraordinary viceregal palace filled with some quite famous painitings (in the sense that these are usually reproduced in the guide-books). Wall fabrics and painted ceilings most interesting.

Thank Dr James H
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