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Casa del Suono

Pz, Salvo D'Acquisto, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 031103
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Studies in Sound

This museum covers the history of recorded sound but is also studying and experimenting with sound... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
David-in-Kent-UK
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Canterbury, United Kingdom
Very interesting

An old church turned to a museum of the sound. You will find here old radios, old gramophones and... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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“small museum” (3 reviews)
“pasta” (2 reviews)
“recording” (2 reviews)
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Pz, Salvo D'Acquisto, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

This museum covers the history of recorded sound but is also studying and experimenting with sound. Get the (wonderfully informed and helpful) staff to show you the sound-benches and the sound-room. This is worth a visit if you are near Parma.

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

An old church turned to a museum of the sound. You will find here old radios, old gramophones and the most modern ones too.

Thank 545medva
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

I was charmed by my visit to this small museum, in what used to be a church, in Parma. It was fun to look at all of the old record players, etc that make up it's collection.

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

Interesting exhibition, with old equipment used for recording and broadcasting of sounds. They have a special room where you can literally feel the sound around your body. The staff is very friendly. Free entry.

Thank Doru C
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Reviewed 17 June 2016

This little museum consists of only one room, divided into different compartments (summarized by technical device / time it was invented). From grammophon to schellack record player to radio to juke box to CD player the development of the technical devices in music is very...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

A small museum dedicated to the history and development of sound technology, I'm really glad I visited this place. It makes you think about things you ordinarily don't spend much time on. Everything was in Italian, but the reception can provide you with a translation...More

Thank mvinicius563
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Reviewed 28 January 2015

This is museum devoted to history of sound and its recording and sharing. Entrance is cheap (1€ for student). Tour is not guided so you have to read informational panels only. Collection of exponates is interesting, but it might have been more rich in my...More

Thank Ján K
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