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Address: Palazzo Della Pilotta, 43121, Parma, Italy
Phone Number: 0520233309
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Description: Splendida ricostruzione di teatro farnesiano nel palazzo della pilotta

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Do not miss this landmark in your visit to Parma. You can wander freely and see how amzing the construction details are.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Do not miss this landmark in your visit to Parma. You can wander freely and see how amzing the construction details are.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

If you only visit one place in Parme, then it must be the theatre. The theatre is an absolute work of art and totally breathtaking and will leave you dreaming of seeing a performance there

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

Very impressive - unfortunately, most areas were cordoned off and the most interesting details such as the wooden seats/pews or the frescoes (?)/paintings around the top gallery were inaccessible.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not to be missed if you are in Parma! A beautiful old wooden theatre that was renovated after it was almost completely destroyed during WW2.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

One of the best Renaissanche theatres in the world: benne there may times but I am always astonished.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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178 reviews 178 reviews
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75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We went on a tour of the theatre,it is fantastic.It can be difficult to get a tour as the Times appear ad hoc.We have not attended a musical event so cannot comment on acoustics,however the theatre is well worth seeing.

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98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Although partially rebuilt, this theater inspires awe in the beholder. Unlike the Palladian theater in Vicenza, but so similar in form, the Farnese is completely in wood.

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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

I can't but agree with the previous reviewer that this place by itself is worth a trip to Parma The entire theater is made of wood, it's a replica of Palladio's Teatro Olimpico at Vicenza & was almost entirely destroyed during WWII. It's carefully renovated & completely breathtaking. Imagine that the original was built 400 years ago. No trip to... More 

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Vicenza, Italy
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This theater is worth the trip to Parma all by itself. It is hard to believe that such a find is somehow shoehorned into the palace, but the effect is striking. We intend to make a trip back to see some type of show so we can fully appreciate it. The ticket gets you into the national museum as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Cool place. I have never been in a theater like it before. Get the combined ticket with the must see national museum, crammed full of art (7euro). Enjoy

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