Milan, Lombardy, and the Lakes Sights

No. 1 Piazza Roma

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Published 11/12/2015

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Legendary violin maker Antonio Stradivari lived, worked, and died near the verdant square at No. 1 Piazza Roma (not open to the public). According to local lore, Stradivari kept each instrument in his bedroom for a month before varnishing it, imparting part of his soul before sealing and sending it out into the world. In the center of the park is Stradivari's grave, marked by a simple tombstone.

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Cremona, Lombardy, Italy

Published 11/12/2015

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