- Art & Culture
Cremona is the ideal destination for your school trip
A small little town along the Po river, Cremona is the ideal destination for a school trip. In a single place, in fact, you can find Art, Traditions, Culture and a rich Environment.
Cremona is the world capital-city of violin-making, techniques used by its violin-makers come directly from those of the ancient masters of the 16th, 17th and 18th Century. Its masterpieces are exhibited at the Violin’s Museum, together with the tools which Stradivari used to use in his workshop. In Cremona there are today more than 150 workshops! They are scattered all around the city centre: in these places it is constantly renewed the art of violin-making which is today part of the intangible cultural heritage of UNESCO.
In Cremona were born some famous musicians like Monteverdi and Ponchielli and important international artists like Sofonisba Anguissola.
Cremona is a town rich of history, art and culture. Visiting it means living an interesting didactic experience from different points of view: a real opportunity for every kind of schools.