Chiesa di Santa Maria della Steccata
Palazzo del Governatore
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Chiesa di Santa Maria della Steccata information
Behind the Palazzo del Governatore in the Chiesa di Santa Maria della Steccata, you’ll find some of Parmigianino’s most extraordinary work, notably the stunning, if rather faded, frescoes on the arches above the altar. Many members of the ruling Farnese and Bourbon families lie buried here.