Guareschi’s house

Via della Processione, 160 - 43011 - Busseto (PR)

Phone: +39 052492495

Opening times

the exhibition is open from Monday to Saturday from 9am to 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5.30pm; on Sunday from 10am to 12.30pm and from 2.30pm to 5.30pm. Groups visit by prebooking tel. +39 052492495; fax 052491642; email


free entrance

Casa Guareschi


The Guareschi family ran their owner restaurant for thirty years and in 1995 it become Guareschi house.

At the ground floor there is on display the exhibition Giovannino nostro babbo with 32 works, photos and drawings; the exhibition was created by Alberto and Carlotta in 2008 in occasion of centenary of Guareschi thanks to Fondazione Monte di Parma and the Provnice of Parma.

At the begin of the visit a short video (10 minutes) realized by Egidio Bandini reads a letter written by Giovannino in 1964 to some scholars of Civitavecchia.

The ex kitchen hosts the Guareschi archive with more than 200.000 documents and the documents collected by Club dei Ventitrè.

At the first floor there is the study-centre and the seat of Associazione culturale Club dei Ventitré. The study-centre is open for free.