The Compiano Castle was built before 1000 a.C and is stronghold set on the crest of a hill overlooking Taro river. Inside the castle, there is “Gambarotta collection”, with several pieces of art, furniture, paintings from 1600 and 1700, “Orizzonti massonici” exhibit and Enogastronomic museum. Part of the castle is a centre for conventions and a relais, for an elegant stay.
It has been property of Landi Family up to 1682, then of Farnese, the castle has been extended and restaured many times. It has a massive structure and an irregular pentagonal plant, surrounded by three round towers “piacentine” and another more ancient square tower.