Santa Maria della Steccata

Built in the 16 C, it contains attractive frescoes from the Parma School depicting the Foolish Virgins (between Moses and Adam) and the Wise Virgins (between Eve and Aaron). There you can also see the the tombs of the Farnese and the Bourbon-Parma (in the crypt), as well as the mausoleum of Neipperg, whom the former Empress Marie-Louise, who became Duchess of Parma, had married.

Useful information

Address:

Piazza Steccata, 9, 43100 Parma

Opening hours

7.30am-noon, 3pm-6.30pm

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