• Art & Culture

Museums Cremona

The museums, a meeting with the culture and with the history of Cremona

Museums Cremona. This city and its provincial countryside are a relevant cultural hub, harboring some of the most peculiar museums in Lombardy waiting to be discovered. 

Tourism in Cremona starts with the Violin Museum, celebrating local violinmaking tradition by narrating its origins and picturing the work of its artisans. It allows visitors to admire unique pieces of Stradivarius violins.

By visiting museums in Cremona it is possible to have access to structures such as the Ala Ponzone Picture Gallery, which displays the artworks of Campi, Boccaccino, and Bembo. It also showcases Giuseppe Arcimboldi's famous painting "L'ortolano".

Amid the available museums in Lombardy, there is the Archaeological one inside the San Lorenzo Basilica and the Chapel of Meli, plus the museums of Natural History and Rural Culture. 

Consider visiting the Historical Archives and the Chamber of Commerce, guarding ancient manuscripts that narrate the evolution of the area's productive activities, along with the Lauretano and Berenziano exhibiting grounds.

Enjoy tourism in Cremona by going to its neihgboring cities of Crema, Casalmaggiore and Pescarolo, both boasting the Bijou and Linen museums. End with a visit to the Fortress of Soncino and its galleries dedicated to printing.   

Take me here: Museums Cremona

On the same topic

School trips

Cremona is the ideal destination for your school trip
  • Art & Culture
School trips

Soncino - the water system

Special guided tours for those who are keen to learn
  • Art & Culture
Soncino - the water system

Castles Cremona

Crossroads of trade and area of strong agricultural production, the Cremonese territory has always been guarded by castles
  • Art & Culture
Castles Cremona, tips for visiting

The museums at 360°

360° Virtual Tour
  • Art & Culture
The museums at 360°

A Welcome Card to visit Cremona

Your Sightseeing Pass
  • Art & Culture
A Welcome Card to visit Cremona

Casa Vergani

The house where the modern nougat was born
  • Art & Culture
Casa Vergani

Theaters Cremona

Cremona stands out not only for its monumental beauties, but also for its lively cultural activity in its theaters
  • Art & Culture
Theaters Cremona, culture in Lombardy

Bernardino Campi in Pizzighettone

Frescoes in the San Bassiano Church in Pizzighettone
  • Art & Culture
Bernardino Campi in Pizzighettone

The life in a farm

Come and discover the charm of an ancient farm!
  • Art & Culture
The life in a farm

Cremona and its music

Cremona's music is closer than what you think
  • Art & Culture
Cremona and its music

The window on the river Po

A romantic corner on the Great River
  • Art & Culture
The window on the river Po

Cello Guarneri 1692

A new masterpiece at the Violin's Museum
  • Art & Culture
Cello Guarneri 1692

Cremona underground tours

History beneath your feet…
  • Art & Culture
Cremona underground tours

Interactive map of the Roman Cremona

  • Art & Culture
Interactive map of the Roman Cremona

The Town Hall re-opens the doors

Ingresso da Spazio Comune
  • Art & Culture
The Town Hall re-opens the doors

New opening: the Diocesan Museum!

  • Art & Culture
New opening: the Diocesan Museum!

Visits to the violin-making workshops

An unique and unforgettable experience
  • Art & Culture
Visits to the violin-making workshops

The Archaeological Museum is open!

  • Art & Culture
The Archaeological Museum is open!

Cremona Tourist Office

If you have arrived in Cremona or if you are planning to come on business or on holidays, Infopoint is what you need.
  • Art & Culture
Cremona Tourist Office

The cost of a coffee and a lot of benefits

  • Art & Culture
The cost of a coffee and a lot of benefits