Teatro Regio di Parma, the temple of opera

It is the venue for numerous operatic performances, concerts and ballets throughout the year.  The Teatro Regio di Parma (formerly ‘Nuovo Ducale Teatro’) is the opera house in the city of Parma and is considered one of the most important traditional theatres in Italy thanks to the quality of its productions and the renown of […]

The Ducal Park, the green lung of the historic centre

Romantic e suggestive…  The Parco Ducale, familiarly called ‘the garden’ by Parmesans, is located in the heart of the city centre, on the western bank of the Parma stream. With an area of 208.700 m² (approx. 21 ha), has been the city’s green lung for centuries. The park is open to the public and its 3.2 km […]

The treasures housed in the Palazzo della Pilotta

A stone’s throw from the B&B A Parma Duomo, Museums, Art Gallery, Libraries in the Palazzo della Pilotta. A short distance from our B&B, right in the centre, the mighty Palazzo della Pilotta, built by the Farnese family, houses the Biblioteca Palatina, the National Archaeological Museum, the wooden Teatro Farnese (among the most beautiful historical […]

Parma UNESCO Creative City of Gastronomy

Parma Elected as UNESCO Creative City for Gastronomy. Parma’s recipes, shops, trattorias and above all its typical products are therefore now a World Heritage Site.Parma city of gastronomy When talking about Parmigiana cuisine, the mind is immediately led to visualise either a rosy dish of Prosciutto di Parma or a ‘tip’ of parmesan cheese, or […]

Duomo, Battistero, S.Giovanni, Steccata

Four places of worship, a stone’s throw from our B&B A Parma Duomo. In the historical centre of Parma, you can visit four important places of worship…