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Orto Botanico di Parma

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Strada Luigi Carlo Farini 90, 43121, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 033433
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Little gem

Hard to find, very often closed, yet very cute. Oh, by the way, excellent area to wander around... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pasquale P
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Parma, Italy
Haven and Solace

We visited several times in spring 2016. Unbelievably, although the garden is owned by the... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
Lawrence45
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Parma, Italy
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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average8%
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24 May 2017
“Small, bur Beautiful and Peaceful”
3 weeks ago
“Little gem”
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Strada Luigi Carlo Farini 90, 43121, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hard to find, very often closed, yet very cute. Oh, by the way, excellent area to wander around. It's at the very limit of Parma's historic center.

Thank Pasquale P
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We visited several times in spring 2016. Unbelievably, although the garden is owned by the University of Parma, it is actually staffed totally by volunteers! The grounds are not huge, but they are well-cared for and plants, shrubs, and trees are labeled. There is a...More

Thank Lawrence45
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

For maximum effect and to mask your disappointment over its size, combine this stop with one to the Citadel Park nearby. As for this attraction, one would think that being about 400 years old, the species of flora and fauna would be labeled. Nonetheless, it...More

Thank Stan W
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

The botanical gardens is worth a visit if you have an afternoon to spare it is not very big but makes for a relaxing visit situated not far from the Ponte Italia. Noel & Maura

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

Former “Giardino dei Semplici" (herb garden) created in 1630 A beautiful botanic garden with its history. The garden has aquatic plants, mature trees like ginkgo, pinus nigra. A Glass house with tropical plants and a “desert house” with a variety of cacti and succulents. It...More

2  Thank mflorjancic
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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Here is one of the most beautiful botanic garden, when you enter the flowers are welcoming you by their nice smell. The botanic garden is not too big and not too small, there is a school inside. It is worth to see it and to...More

1  Thank AntBa7
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Reviewed 1 August 2013

The garden is beautiful and it has lots of different and exotic plants, but almost none are labeled. It was completely deserted, but that was part of the charming experience. I'd recommend it to anyone looking for a bit of peace, quiet and beautiful nature...More

3  Thank andrej294472
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