LAUMAS AND SURROUNDINGS
|This page offers some guidance for those who are visiting the LAUMAS Elettronica headquarters, in order to transform the trip into a rich experience of the area through cultural and gastronomic itineraries.
For the comfort of visiting guests, LAUMAS recommends the Grand Hotel de la Ville, Largo Piero Calamandrei n.11, Parma.
PLACES OF ART
A stay here will be enhanced by visits to monuments and places of historical and cultural interest in the immediate vicinity, such as the Castello di Montechiarugolo and the exquisite art collection of the Fondazione Magnani Rocca.
THE HISTORICAL CENTRE OF PARMA
For those who want to extend their stay, the city of Parma offers many places of interest, such as the splendid Cattedrale romanica, emblem of the city and the centre of one of the most beautiful squares in the world. Also in the centre of Parma is the Palazzo della Pilotta, which houses inside the Teatro Farnese and the Galleria Nazionale, which offers an amazing collection of artistic works. The cultural route through the city centre is complete with a visit to Camera di San Paolo and to Storica Spezieria di San Giovanni Evangelista, then stop at one of the many city parks.
Among the personalities who have left their mark on the artistic life of the city include Giuseppe Verdi and Arturo Toscanini in music, while Correggio and Parmigianino have left their name in the history of Italian painting.
The reputation that precedes the artistic merits of the city belongs to the rich gastronomic standing of the local products, from Parma ham to Parmigiano Reggiano and Borgotaro mushrooms, not to mention an endless series of cured meats and sausages of great prestige including Culatello di Zibello and Salame Felino.
MUSIC, ENTERTAINMENT AND SPORTS
The leisure activities include a full musical calendar at the history Teatro Regio and the Auditorium Paganini, designed by Renzo Piano.
The Tardini stadium is the home of the local football team Parma FC which plays in the serie A Italian Championship.
At the Palaciti you can watch the wheelchair basketball team play LAUMAS GIOCO Parma.