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Very interesting

An old church turned to a museum of the sound. You will find here old radios, old gramophones and... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
Fun small museum

I was charmed by my visit to this small museum, in what used to be a church, in Parma. It was fun... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
BobC558
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New York, New York, United States
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5 Nov 2017
“Very interesting”
3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled across this on trip advisor when looking for some ideas for where to visit in Parma. This building is beautiful, with arches and painted ceilings. Very interesting to see the change in vintage to modern day technology, especially interesting if you are a music...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

This museum covers the history of recorded sound but is also studying and experimenting with sound. Get the (wonderfully informed and helpful) staff to show you the sound-benches and the sound-room. This is worth a visit if you are near Parma.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

An old church turned to a museum of the sound. You will find here old radios, old gramophones and the most modern ones too.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I was charmed by my visit to this small museum, in what used to be a church, in Parma. It was fun to look at all of the old record players, etc that make up it's collection.

Thank BobC558
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Interesting exhibition, with old equipment used for recording and broadcasting of sounds. They have a special room where you can literally feel the sound around your body. The staff is very friendly. Free entry.

Thank Doru C
Reviewed 18 June 2016

This little museum consists of only one room, divided into different compartments (summarized by technical device / time it was invented). From grammophon to schellack record player to radio to juke box to CD player the development of the technical devices in music is very...More

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Reviewed 16 January 2016

A small museum dedicated to the history and development of sound technology, I'm really glad I visited this place. It makes you think about things you ordinarily don't spend much time on. Everything was in Italian, but the reception can provide you with a translation...More

Thank mvinicius563
Reviewed 28 January 2015

This is museum devoted to history of sound and its recording and sharing. Entrance is cheap (1€ for student). Tour is not guided so you have to read informational panels only. Collection of exponates is interesting, but it might have been more rich in my...More

Thank Ján K
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