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Camera di San Paolo

Strada Giuseppe Garibaldi, 43121, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 533221
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Real gem!

Just two rooms, but what a rooms! Correggio and Araldo frescos are extraordinary. Don't leave Parma... read more

Reviewed yesterday
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
You Must See This !!!! Stunning !!!

We found this location along a small walkway and paid to go into the building. The venue has... read more

Reviewed 16 September 2017
Brian B
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Dover, United Kingdom
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Strada Giuseppe Garibaldi, 43121, Parma, Italy
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Just two rooms, but what a rooms! Correggio and Araldo frescos are extraordinary. Don't leave Parma without visiting this small chapels.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We found this location along a small walkway and paid to go into the building. The venue has beautiful paintings on the wall and as you walk around you will see stunning items. There are some beautiful artwork on the walls and also the ceilings....More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 12 September 2017

If beforehand you read up on the background to this building, you'll get more out of it - but if you just wander in off the streets, you'll still be completely charmed. The centrepiece is the pair of private rooms for which the Abbess Giovanna...More

1  Thank LInsonnia
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This site was nice but it was really on a smaller scale than expected. The Baptistery is the way better sight of the two if you do not have time for both. Also, the Camera has limited hours & limited days open. Having said all...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 10 June 2017

One of the not to be missed sites in Parma. Well worth finding and like so many sites in Parma quiet.

Thank barweb11
Reviewed 7 June 2017

one of those spots you would not go to unless when "forced" by someone who knows.... tucked away in an alley, it is more than worth the visit. some of the rooms, in particular the ceilings, are of an incredible beaty

Thank fvs1308
Reviewed 25 May 2017

A real masterpiece, just one room of splendor in an otherwise mediocre set of rooms. Niches seem so real, 3d into 2d as this kind of art is supposed to do. Sit and enjoy. We were literally not interrupted by any other visitor. Continue through...More

Thank Nonno2000
Reviewed 16 March 2017

AS the last reviewer said these ceilings are stunning. Photos just don't do them justice. We had it quite quiet so could sit and be amazed. Small price to pay for such art. Again as said the attendant on our day was very helpful and...More

Thank nsander219
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The other reviewers have described the amazing ceilings well. Really glad we visited, it's only a small place, but for 2 euro great value. The attendant was most helpful and pleasant when we made a mistake with what we'd thought we're composite tickets for the...More

Thank Felicity N
Reviewed 8 November 2016

An atmospheric Monastery garden led me to the Camera di San Paolo. There are two rooms, quite small, with glorious trompe l'oeil decoration. It is one of the great sights of Parma so inevitably it attracts visitors in groups and they completely fill the place....More

1  Thank Malbear
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sandeez
7 March 2017|
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8.30 am to 14.00. pm. Is not open on public holidays
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