The labyrinth of Franco Maria Ricci

Strada Masone, 125 - 43012 - Fontanellato (PR)

Phone: +39 0521827081

Opening times

From April 1 2022 to October 31 2022: opening from 10.30am to 7pm,  last admission at 5.30pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
From Tuesday November 1st 2022 to March 31st 2023: opening from 9.30am to 6pm, last admission at 4.30pm. From 9 January to 10 February Winter closure, reopening on 11 February with Winter opening hours: from 9.30am to 6pm (last admission at 4.30pm)

Online booking is recommended on public holidays and on the weekend:


Full price ticket €  18,00 one day individual ticket to visit the whole complex, including art and book collections; kids (6-12 years old) € 10,00; group ticket € 15 per person, groups of over 15 visitors; free entrance granted to disabled carers.
Online booking is recommended on public holidays and on the weekend:

Dogs are welcome.


Il labirinto di Franco Maria Ricci

Franco Maria Ricci’s Labyrinth, covering over 8 hectares of land in his estate in the countryside near Parma, was grown out with a variety of bamboo species.

The complex of the labyrinth includes a cultural foundation occupying more than 5000 square meters, where Franco Maria Ricci’s art collection will exhibit (more than 500 pieces of art, dating from the XVIth to the XXth century, among which Wildt, Bernini, Carracci, Ligabue) and a library dedicated to the most acknowledged examples of the art of typography and graphic design, including many works by Giambattista Bodoni and the complete production of the typographer Alberto Tallone. This historical collection will be completed by every book by Franco Maria Ricci in his 50 years career.

Furthermore, a square of two thousand square meterfor events, two restaurants, a chapel, a Foundation, the Summer school of ar.
To enhance visitors’ enjoyment there will also be a cafeteria and a bookshop.

At the labyrinth you can enjoy Restaurant al bambù, Hosteria with typical cuisine and store