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Orto Botanico di Parma

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beautiful spot for Botanists!

I knew this Botanical garden has a long history behind it; the lovely tree specimens (all... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Lisa V
Small, bur Beautiful and Peaceful

For maximum effect and to mask your disappointment over its size, combine this stop with one to the... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Stan W
Budapest, Hungary
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27 Apr 2018
“beautiful spot for Botanists!”
27 Jan 2018
“Little gem”
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

I knew this Botanical garden has a long history behind it; the lovely tree specimens (all beautifully pruned and in flower) made it worth my spring visit. I could feel the love that goes into this garden, despite the first impression of neglect. I would...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lisa V
Reviewed 27 January 2018

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.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Pasquale P
Reviewed 11 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

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Lawrence45
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Stan W
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

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Noel K
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

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank mflorjancic
Reviewed 19 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

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank AntBa7
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

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank andrej294472
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