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Casa natale di Arturo Toscanini

Via Tanzi, 13, 43100, Parma, Italy
+39 0521 285499
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Mecca if you love opera and classical music

Arturo Toscanini stands as one of the greatest, perhaps THE greatest conductor of all times. He... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2016
fspinnyc
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New York City, New York
Don't miss this!

Small house packed with interesting photos and information about Toscanini. There are two videos... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
NormaS
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New York
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“birth home” (3 reviews)
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Via Tanzi, 13, 43100, Parma, Italy
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Reviewed 25 December 2016

Arturo Toscanini stands as one of the greatest, perhaps THE greatest conductor of all times. He knew Verdi and Puccini and conducted their works. He created the NBC Symphony, conducted at the Metropolitan Opera and the New York Philharmonic and at the Bayreuth Festival in...More

Thank fspinnyc
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Small house packed with interesting photos and information about Toscanini. There are two videos that are outstanding one on the top floor was so very good about his life from childhood on. He was an amazing man.

Thank NormaS
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Museum is located in a small 2 storey house approximately a 300 metre walk from the end of the Ponte Giuseppe Verdi on the other side of the river (although there didn't appear to be any water in it) from the Centro storico. The small...More

Thank westy54
Reviewed 3 June 2016

My husband and I visited this museum in 2008, and enjoyed it greatly. My father-in--law played violin with Toscanini and had been a friend to the family in New York. The museum showed a video of an interview him, and treated us very kindly. I...More

Thank CJ7girl
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

This was a huge surprise. Tucked away across the bridge over no water...next to a beautiful park...a small birth home. This could be so much more if they allowed them to sell music and make money to expand. You must learn of Benito and Arturo's...More

Thank Breathdoc
Reviewed 22 August 2015

This is one of the better museums to evoke a musician. In this case it happens to be Arturo Toscanini, considered by many to be the greatest conductor of all time. He knew Verdi and Puccini and all the great composers of his time. He...More

Thank fspinnyc
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Pleasant place to spend an hour or so. I'm not a music history buff by any means, but after many years of playing in wind ensembles, I can understand the significance of this place! Admission fee is extremely reasonable, and a unique collection of photos,...More

Thank Brittany W
Reviewed 8 August 2015

I visited this small museum in a small house by myself. My wife was not interested in seeing this. I was the first person to arrive and enter for 2 euros at 9:30 in the morning. Having the visit to myself while Toscanini conducted music...More

Thank hongkongdave44
Reviewed 17 June 2015

To visit this Great Man's home, see his collection of medals, sheet music, clothing, opera memorabilia was a privilege ... Being able to watch a 30 minute black and white DVD of him conducting the NBC orchestra in New York with many of the greats...More

Thank K C
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I was lucky enough to visit this museum on the birthday anniversary (March 25) of the maestro. The gentleman who is in charge of the museum gave the visitors an interesting guided tour in Italian and English. The museum is small, but it's full of...More

Thank alevb
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