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Museo del Violino

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Museo del Violino Antonio Stradivari based in Cremona, is dedicated to cremonese luthery of all time. At the same time it is a Museum, an Auditorium and a Research Centre about antique and modern luthery. It promotes the International "Triennale...more
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Piazza Marconi, 26100 Cremona, Italy
+39 0372 080809
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love this museum. They have a great display on the making of violins great interactive tools for kids. Many beautiful antique violins . And not to miss a midday concert for 7 euros check schedule where they play a Stradivarius in the most beautiful concert...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Joan D
Reviewed December 24, 2018

This museum is very unique. It is located in the city in which the violin originated. It displays a collection of great violins by Stradivari, Guarneri and other great makers, but in addition it has many other extremely well designed displays telling the history of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 26, 2018 via mobile

Amazing!!! Worth a visit !! Don’t miss the noon concerts for 7 Euros!! Unforgettable experience! So beautiful...

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank abates0308
Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

If you can get there by 11am, you must buy the tickets to the Violin concert. They have an array of amazing violinists who ‘exercise’ the Stradivari once a day. For the price of approx €10 you get a world class violin concerto for a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SophiaZin
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It is a small but great museum. One of a kind. A must. If you are lucky to be able to arrange a private small concert in their auditorium you'll have a once in a lifetime experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Linda_CO2
Reviewed October 11, 2018

That is until we took the museum tour. We had been to Cremona before but never gone to the museum. We were with our children were teenagers and we were skeptical that they would enjoy the tour. You get headphones and an automated prerecorded tour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Johnnnny_G
Reviewed September 30, 2018

We came to Cremona specifically to see the Violin Museum and it was wonderful. I am a violinist so this olds particular interest for me, but I think most anyone would find it interesting. There's a wealth of information here on makers besides Stradivarius as...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Fiddler1068
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Even for non music lovers. The instruments are, of course, amazing works of art; but the museum itself is state of the art. And you can get a decent meal with lots of wine right downstairs.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Yog-Sothoth
Reviewed September 13, 2018

If you are in the city of Cremona, a visit to the Museo del Violino is a must, even if you are not particularly interested in music or violins. My husband and I are interested in both, and seeing the history of Cremonese violins in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Leonie T
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Love the place. The home of violin makers. An impressive collection of ancient instruments. Violin lovers must go!

Date of experience: September 2017
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November 7, 2018|
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Response from Yog-Sothoth | Reviewed this property |
You can walk in. It's quiet.
Peter T
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Response from Zornitsa A | Reviewed this property |
Hello, it's 10 euro.
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March 23, 2018|
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Response from yakherd | Reviewed this property |
Regular is 10 Euros, reduced for students/seniors - 7 Euros