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Reviewed 2 days ago

Many tourists come here to see the fresco walls and the incredible Correggio ceiling in the dome, but that's not the only set of reasons to come to this church. Also check out the reliefs by Antelami, the cut wood choir stalls, medieval capitals and...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gorgeous frescoes, ceilings & walls, rather dark, needs some better lighting or cleaning. Correggio, Correggio, Correggio!!!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Parma for 3 days while on various tours around the area. We had walked by this Cathedral several times and hadn't paid much attention to it because it was very plain. We had some time one afternoon so decided to visit. Wow....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank David L
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

The Cathedral is definitely worth your time to visit. It is a work of art. It is hard to believe that such a small town has such a beautiful church in the center of town. We had a very enjoyable visit. It was not crowded...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank NancyH689
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

Not as impressive as the other duomos in the area but inside there are some nice frescoes. Remember to light the lamps to see the paintings in the ceiling (2 euros for like 2 minutes, quite an electricity bill...) and dont miss the inprint of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Don’t judge this cathedral by its facade. Go in and judge for yourself how great the frescos are. It is stunning. I was surprised by how spectacular it was on the inside and it wasn’t very busy so bonus. Major work by correggio lining the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

Gorgeous Cathedral in Parma with many beautiful frescoes. In particular the cupola has one that creates the illusion of a much higher ceiling. Beautiful pipe organ, interesting chapels like small museums room inside the church.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank travelsafer
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

The cathedral in Parma is one place that you can not describe. Really really beautiful. The wolf have the paint that is amazing. A lot of decoration in gold. Don’t need to pay to enter

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CatarinaSofiete
Reviewed 17 October 2018

If you are a painting lover, you must see this cattedrale which is decorated with almost painting anywhere in the interiors such as ceiling, walls, corridors, etc, almost no space empty without paintings. And All in good conditions, renovated or not renovated.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank alberthimawan
Reviewed 16 October 2018

A special place in the heart of Pianura Padana, where Romanesque art meets Renaissance and they mingle in harmony.

Date of experience: October 2018
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