Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Parma

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Parma is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Parma a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Parma.

Check the list of top places for art and culture in Parma:

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    Cattedrale Di Parma

    Tags: Historical Site, Tourist Center, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Piazza del Duomo, Parma, 43100, Italy

    Timings: 07:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Probably a basilica might have existed on the same site back in 6th century, but was abandoned later on. In 1106, the sight was turned to a cathedral, popularly known as Parma Cathedral. It is perhaps...Read more

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    Battistero Parma

    Tags: Tourist Center, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Piazza del Duomo, Parma, 43100, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:45 pm Details

    Overshadowing the cathedral of Parma, this pink-colored stone baptistery in octagonal shape cannot ignore your attention. Popularly known as Battistero (in Italina), it is situated on the south side o...Read more

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    Magnani-Rocca Foundation

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum

    Address: Via Fondazione Magnani Rocca 4 43029 Mamiano of Traversetolo, Parma, 43029

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The foundation was established in 1977 by the will of Luigi Magnani. The main aim behind the establishment of the foundation was to promote art and culture for the growth of civil society. At present,...Read more

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    Galleria Nazionale

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Museum, Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: Piazzale della Pilotta, 5, 43121 Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Between 17th century and 18th century, the famous collection of artworks, precious belongings, paintings and coins of the Farnese family were shifted from Rome to Parma and was first displayed in this...Read more

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    Camera Di San Paolo

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Piazza della Pilotta, 15, 43100 Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 02:00 pm Details

    Behind the Chiesa di San Ludovico, on Via Melloni, Camera di San Paola, an old Benedictine Convent is located. The entrance guides you into 2 single rooms, belonged to the abbess. These two rooms were...Read more

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    Chiesa Di Santa Maria Della Steccata

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Piazza Steccata 9, off Via Dante near Piazza Garibaldi, Parma, 43100, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    It is a 16th century old church, located near Piazza Garibaldi. The highlighting feature of the church is the dome. According to locals, it is one of the most recognizable domes of Parma. When you vis...Read more

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    Monastero Di San Giovanni Evangelista

    Tags: Art And Culture, Tourist Center, Architecture , Monastery

    Address: Piazzale San Giovanni, 1, Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    This monastery was founded in 980AD and is considered as the most important monastic of Parma. It establishment had played a significant role in terms of charity and culture, for the city. Want to kno...Read more

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    Museo Di Glauco Lombardi

    Tags: Art And Culture, Museum, History Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: Palace Reserve Strada G. Garibaldi, 15, 43121, Parma

    Timings: 09:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    To learn about the history and art of Parma, visit the grand Museo di Glauco Lombardi. History says, the museum was born from the idea and the will of Glauco Lombardi. He was an antique dealer and an ...Read more

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    I I Castellodei Burattini- Museo Giordano Ferrari

    Tags: Art Gallery, Museum, Entertainment, Performance

    Address: Via Melloni, 3a, 43100 Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Also known as the Castle of the Puppets, this museum exhibits puppets, and other props and you cannot give a miss to it. Located in the historical complex of the monastery of St. Paul, the credit for ...Read more

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    Chiesadella Santissima Annunziata

    Tags: Church, Tourist Center, Monastery

    Address: Strada Imbriani - 4 - Parma - PR - 43125

    Timings: 07:30 am - 07:30 pm Details

    History says the original monastery church of Santissima Annuziata was known as Basilica of Paradise. The famous Italian architecture Giovan Battista Fornovo in collaboration with Vignola (architectur...Read more

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    Museo Bochhi

    Tags: Art Museum, Art Gallery, Museum, Tourist Center

    Address: Strada Cairoli (Palazzo Sanvitale), 43100, Parma, Italy

    Timings: 10:30 am - 01:00 pm Details

    The museum holds exclusive collection of artwork created by Amedeo Bocchi. He is 20th century born Parma artists whose paintings symbolize Gustav Klimt. Here, you get to see all form of artworks of Bo...Read more

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    Cimitero Della Villetta

    Tags: Outdoors, Monument, Cemetery, Tourist Center

    Address: Viale Della Villetta, 29/B, Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 08:00 am - 05:30 pm Details

    It is a monumental cemetery, built in 1817. The striking feature of the cemetery is its shape, that is, it is in octagonal shape with four minor opposite sides. It is enclosed by 156 arcades with pill...Read more

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    Sanctuary Of Santa Maria Della Steccata

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Str. G. Garibaldi, 5, 43121 Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 07:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    An ornate renaissance church in Parma, Italy, the Sanctuary of Santa Maria Della Steccata is an interesting ancient chapel. The Baroque alter, the frescoed ceiling, the Greek cross and the elegant Bra...Read more

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    Teatro Farnese

    Tags: Theatre, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Piazzale della Pilotta, 15, Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 06:30 pm Details

    When you enter the first floor of Palazzo dellaPilotta, you pass through a doorway leading to the baroque style theatre, named Teatro Farnese or Farnese theatre (as popularly known). The extravagant d...Read more

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    Palazzo Del Governatore

    Tags: Art And Culture, Palace, Tourist Center, Exhibition

    Address: Piazza Giuseppe Garibaldi, 2, 43100 Parma PR, Italy

    Timings: 08:30 am - 05:30 pm Details

    You can even call it as Governor’s Palace, as it is popularly known throughout Parma. Till date, it is considered as the most prestigious place of modern and contemporary art in Parma. Now, it h...Read more