Most Impressive Staircases

Here are some of the most impressive staircases around the world

The Imperial Staircase, Savoy Castle, Valle d’Aosta, Italy (1904)

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The grand staircase, Palais Garnier Opera House, Paris, France (1875)

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The Bramante Staircase, the Vatican Museums, Vatican City, (1932)

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The double-spiral staircase, Château de Chambord, Chambord, France (1547)

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The Baroque spiral staircase, Melk Abbey, Melk, Austria (1736)

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The grand staircase, Würzburg Residence, Würzburg, Germany (1737)

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Image Credit: Getty Images/De Agostini Picture Library

The spiral staircase, Villa Farnese at Caprarola, Lazio, Italy (1559)

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The Hall of Honour spiral staircase at Peleș Castle, Sinaia, Romania (1911)

Peleș Castle
Image Credit: Marc Osborn

The Inverted Tower, Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, Portugal (1911)

Quinta da Regaleira
Rodrigo Pederzini

The Vertigo Staircase, Queen Victoria Building, Sydney, Australia (1898)

The Vertigo Staircase
Image Credit: Daniela Constantienscu

The Rococo staircase, Palazzo Biscari, Catania, Sicily, Italy (1763)

The Rococo staircase

The Gustave Moreau Museum, Paris, France (1895)

The Gustave Moreau Museum
Francisco Anzola

The Halle State Courthouse, Halle, Germany (1905)

The Halle State Courthouse

Space Asia Hub, Singapore (2011)

Space Asia Hub
Image Credit: Patrick Bingham-Hall

Livraria Lello bookstore, Porto, Portugal (1906)

Livraria Lello bookstore