Rocca Meli Lupi of Soragna
This 1385 fortress was transformed into a luxurious residence for the Meli Lupi princes, who are still the owners today. It is decorated in a Baroque style and furnished with neo-Classical pieces. Explore the Cesare Baglione Room, named after the artist who painted grotesques; the Yellow Room, with its frescoes depicting Hercules and his labours, created by Nicolò dell'Abate (17C); the Great Gallery on the first floor for the frescoes by the Bibiena brothers; the Room of the Strong Women; and, finally, the Nuptial Chamber, with its pair of Murano mirrors.
Address:Piazza Meli-Lupi 5, 43019 Soragna
Phone:+39 0524 597978
Price:9 € €
early Apr-mid Oct: 9am-11am, 3pm-6pm; rest of year: 9am-11am, 2.30pm-5.30pm - closed Mon