Palace of Colorno

The Reggia di Colorno , former residence of the Sanseverino, the Farnese, the Bourbons and Maria Luigia of Austria , overlooks the Parma stream, the town square and a beautiful French garden restored in recent years.

It includes over 400 halls, courtyards and courtyards, including the apartments of the Duke and Duchess, the Great Hall, the neoclassical Chapel of San Liborio, with paintings by famous artists and the Serassi organ, used for the annual concert season. To see the new apartment of Duke Ferdinando and the Astronomical Observatory .

At the end of 2015 some rooms of the Colorno Palace were refurbished with historical furnishings from the offices of the Province of Parma. These are furniture, vases, various furnishings, paintings, tapestries, for a total of 45 pieces, all original furnishings documented that historically were part of the equipment of the ducal residence, but also original furnishings of the time compatible in terms of quality and formal characteristics with the Palace.

The Reggia di Colorno often hosts concerts, temporary exhibitions and cultural events: special occasions to experience the enchanting spaces surrounded by unique atmospheres.


Parmesan Cheese

Stop at a dairy in the area for a visit and the possibility of buying ” Parmigiano Reggiano