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Poirino borns on Turinese hills. Its geologic position has given origin to small lakes said "fish pond"; name deriving from the breeding of tenches. Today in the communal zone is possible to notice the rests of some fortifications as the Tower of Valgorrera and the Castle of Ternavasso, both of medieval origin. During the day dedicated to the art called "City of Art" is possible for the tourists to participate a tour organizes with departure in Italy Square and than to visit the most characteristic places of the city, beginning from the churches.
The Church "Madonna dell'Ala", the Church of the Saint Spirit in front of the "Tower Campanaria", operates of the Ferroggio and Poirino's symbol. An other very famous church is the Church of the confraternita that conserve the biggest two paintings in Piemonte, and still the Oratory of Saint Sebastiano and Dominican Church in gotich style. Poirino has developed a lot recently above all in the tourist field. Do not forget the gastronomical Poirino's specialties like: asparagus, bread-stick rubatÓ and the canestrelli.
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