Spezieria di San Giovanni
Another daring Romanesque beauty? Well, yes and no. Consecrated in 1106, Parma cathedral's facade is classic Lombard-Romanesque, but...
Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista
This abbey church rises directly behind the Duomo and is attached to a monastery. Its 16th-century facade is mannerist (the...
The Monastery adjoining the Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista is known as much for the oils and unguents that its monks produce, as for...
An ultramodern cafe in historic digs next to the Batisttero. Here you can collapse into round futuristic sofas or perch on Ikea-style...
Spezieria di San Giovanni information
Lonely Planet review
The Spezieria di San Giovanni is the monastery’s ancient pharmacy, which still has its original interior.