Costantinian museum of the Steccata

Via Dante Alighieri, 8/A - 43121 - Parma

Phone: +39 0521282854

Opening times

The Museum is temporarily closed.

The Museum is open from March 1st to November 30 from 9.30am to 12pm and from 3.30pm to 6pm; Saturday and Sunday from from 3.30pm to 6pm. July and August open from Monday to Friday from 9.30am to 12pm. During closure it is possible to book a guided tour for groups by calling at least three days in advance tel. +39 0521/82854 – 0521234937.
Please note: the museum is run by volunteers and the opening hours may vary, a telephone call before the visit is highly recommended.

Costantinian Museum of the Steccata


The Order of knighthood created by the Emperor Costantine owns the most beautiful Renaissance basilique of Parma, the Sanctuary of the Steccata, which holds a treasure of art and history acquired along the centuries.

The Costantinian museum is unique among the city museums for its richness and peculiarity of the exhibition: a collection of paintings, textiles, precious vestments dated back to the 17th century, furnishings from the best silversmiths of the 17th and 18th centuries, archive documents from the Farnese period, miniated coats of arms, banners of the Order and remains of the Borbone House among which the suit worn by Luigi 16th of France on the scaffold.