Discover Parma Visit to the city and its masterpieces

Discover Parma Visit to the city and its masterpieces


Book a guided tour to the heart of the historical center of the city of Parma! To celebrate its being the Italian Capital of Culture 2020 + 2021, Artemilia proposes a special guided walking tour Discover Parma, Visit to the city and its masterpieces. You will immerse yourself in the history of the city, be amazed by its beauties, discover the reasons for the birth of companies and products known all over the world and fully understand its vocation as a city always in balance between past and inclination for future innovations.

Being seat of the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) and declared  Creative City of Gastronomy by UNESCO in 2015, Parma is one of the best known cities in the world for its food excellences. Parma is a famous tourist destination for all music fans, the birthplace of Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini. In Parma the passion for opera and Verdi’s opera in particular is in the air.

The historic center offers a patrimony of 330 cultural assets, between small and large artistic masterpieces from different eras, which deserve to be discovered. Walking through the streets of the center, the ancient capital of the Farnesian Duchy will surprise you with its glimpses of rare beauty and the warm and cosy atmosphere.

Enjoy the buzzing streets of the center, filled with cafes and shops. Meet easy-going locals and culture around every corner.  Discover curiosities and anecdotes of the Italian Capital of Culture 2020 + 2021!

Contact us to book a guided tour, for a day full of emotions!

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The visit includes the exterior of Piazza Garibaldi, entrance inside the Church of Santa Maria della Steccata, exterior of the Palazzo di Riserva, exterior of the Teatro Regio, Piazza Duomo, exterior of the Baptistery, entrance to the Cathedral and Church of Saint John the Evangelist, exterior of the Pilotta Palace.

Group Tours

Every day at 10.00 am, 3.00 pm, 5.00 pm

Duration 2 hours

Meeting in Piazza Garibaldi next to the statue of Garibaldi

Reservation required

The guided tour service will be activated upon reaching the minimum number of participants

Private Tours

It is possible, on request, to book a private visit with a guide exclusively available to your group/family

Contact the secretariat for availability and costs – Cell. +39 348 4559176