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Strada Giuseppe Garibaldi, 43121, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

The Camera de San Paolo is worth a visit because of the frescos by Correggio which are in the vault.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank yns_10
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

This single room has some of the most amazing frescoes among all the many great examples I saw on my visit to the Emilia Romagna region. They are deeply disruptive, portraying some distinctly unpleasant behaviour by a whole range of very naughty Putti! A must...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed March 19, 2019

These are neatly frescoed rooms that were painted for a worldly abbess from the 16th Century by Correggio and others. It is smaller than the other frescoed places in town, and therefore easier to see and more accessible. This place is a little hard to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed March 1, 2019

A complete delight, brilliant colors and figures swirl coutesy of Parma's vary own master, Correggio. Right next door to the puppet museum, an easy walk from the Duomo & Baptistry.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank plazeski
Reviewed February 4, 2019

Best tourist destination if you are in Parma , Correggio at his best The room of the badessa painted like small garden Highly recommend

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

A masterpiece in the very center of a beautiful city like Parma. Painted by Correggio. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

How smart the Abbess Giovanna Piacenza was when she asked Correggio to decorate the domed ceiling of her private room, the Camera di San Paolo, back in 1519! Now this Correggio’s masterpiece is a treasure of Parma and a joy of art lovers. To our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed May 18, 2018

While there are some introductory material and a very good frescoed room by Arnaldi, the lovelly Correggio frescoes are very much work the stop.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

This is not to be missed!!!! This is one of the least reviewed sites. Yesterday the price was 2 euros and it has gone up to 6 from May 1st. Pay the price. It is worth it. Stand under the arch look at each of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AdamL821
Reviewed April 7, 2018

Not to be missed, even though it's only two rooms. The first room is beautiful and interesting, spent a good twenty minutes here. But the second room was unbelievable - the optical illusions make it three-dimensional, and the Correggio putti are so endearing. It is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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March 6, 2017|
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8.30 am to 14.00. pm. Is not open on public holidays
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