Having Fun in Piacenza-Cremona
If you are wondering how to spend your free time in Piacenza or Cremona we have some tips for you:
Wednesdays and Saturdays 7.30am - 1.00pm (city centre)
Cinemas in Piacenza screen films in Italian only. You can either go to our cosy cinemas in the city centre or to our multiplex located next to the Galassia shopping mall.
UCI Cinemas muliplex
Inside the cinema you will find some restaurants, bowling alleys, videogame machines and pool tables.
Via Terenzio Visconti, 1
Bus Line: 8
For more information please visit: http://www.ucicinemas.it/uci_piacenza/index.php
For more information please visit: http://www.teatripiacenza.it/
Swimming pools, sports centres, and outdoor activities
In Piacenza there are many sports centres with indoor and outdoor swimming pools.
Enjoy a day at the park located only 15 Km from Piacenza. After classes or on the weekend relax by pedaling your bike along the countryside by the shining corn fields, poppies and tomatoes.
At sunsets, have a stroll through the paths of the Galleana Park located in the south-west part of the town (via Manfredi) and discover the fascinating fauna of the surrounding area.
Take a bus to Rivergaro from the Bus Station in Via Cittadella and you will reach the park in 20 minutes.
For more information please visit: http://www.riverpark.it/
Address: Via Meucci, 37 - 29029 Rivergaro (PC)
Tel. +39 0523.952332
Mobile: +39 348.4751434
Piacenza on-ice (Winter)
December and January are the coldest months of the year. To warm up your winter afternoons, the municipality of Piacenza offers an ice-skating rink located just outside the city centre in via f.lli Alberici, next to the Sports Palace.
End of November - mid-January
Monday-Saturday: 14.30pm - 11.00pm
Sundays and holidays: 10.00am - 11.00pm
Clubs and discos
Some of the most famous discos in Piacenza are:
- Avila (Tuna and Rivalta, Piacenza)
Free buses for Paradise are usually provided in Summer: from Piazza Cavalli at 11.30pm - 12.30am - 1.30am, Back: 3.30am - 4.30 am
- Village 2.0 (Piacenza)
- Altro Village (Piacenza)
- Caprice Hate your Leader (Piacenza
You can easily find all information about event, transportation and parties on Facebook and on the web.
Piacenza is a small town but it is so rich in art, culture and history. Here is a list of things not-to-be-missed when you are in Piacenza:
Civic Museum in Farnese Palace and Modern Art Gallery Ricci Oddi
For more information please visit: http://www.comune.piacenza.it/benvenuti/citta/cosavedere/musei
Cattedrale, Basilica di Sant’Antonino, Basilica di Santa Maria di Campagna, Chiesa di San Francesco, Chiesa di San Savino, Chiesa di San Sisto.
For more information please visit: http://www.comune.piacenza.it/benvenuti/citta/cosavedere/chiese
Palaces and Squares
Palazzo Gotico, Palazzo Farnese, Palazzo dei Mercanti, Palazzo del Governatore, Piazza Cavalli, Piazza Duomo
For more information please visit: http://www.comune.piacenza.it/benvenuti/citta/cosavedere/citta-storica
Piacenza's countryside is dominated by the castles and fortresses of the ancient Duchy of Parma and Piacenza. The province of Piacenza is a territory to discover. From the Appennines to the River Po you will discover fairytale locations and an enchanting atmosphere that connects history, tradition, food and wine.
For more information please visit: http://www.castellidelducato.it/castellidelducato/
IAT Piacenza Tourist Office
Address: Piazza Cavalli (Gotico Palace)
Tel. (+39) 0523 492223
For more information please visit: http://www.comune.piacenza.it/benvenuti/iat-piacenza-1