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Museo Nazionale di Villa Guinigi

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A stunning medieval collection

The museum is out of the way and the ground floor has no interest. BUT the Medieval items by... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2018
mariacamilo43
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Lisbon, Portugal
Worth a visit

A pleasant walk to reach this museum. One of the few museums which set out artefacts in... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
2manyhats
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North West England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The collection in this museum is excellent and well displayed. We had it all to ourselves on a September morning and were all set to admire the pictures until lunchtime. Imagine our surprise when one of the two staff told us that our hour was...More

Thank 3derek
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

They only allow admittance twice in the morning (9:30 and 11:30) and twice in the afternoon (can't remember those times), but we couldn't go in because they only accept cash and we were fresh out! You can get a ticket for both here and the...More

Thank Maegan M
Reviewed May 21, 2018

This museum had an extensive collection of Etruscan, Roman, Middle Ages,and Renaissance objects, sculpture and artwork. Highly recommended.

Thank LucilleM
Reviewed May 2, 2018

The museum is out of the way and the ground floor has no interest. BUT the Medieval items by themselves with the exquisite terracota sculptures are worth the above rate for art lovers.

Thank mariacamilo43
Reviewed April 26, 2018

This is one of the best museums I have ever been to. So very carefully planned in the choice of what is relavant to see during the history. My interest grows from room to room and I never get bored och tired like I use...More

Thank Göran R
Reviewed November 16, 2017

A pleasant walk to reach this museum. One of the few museums which set out artefacts in chronological order. Good value

Thank 2manyhats
Reviewed September 26, 2017

This museum is a real hidden gem. Not as well known as some of the other sights in Lucca, it has a fascinating and very well presented selection of archaeological, artistic and historical exhibits from the history of the city. When we visited there were...More

Thank Martin R
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Loved looking round alone, but sad that more people were not enjoying this wonderful collection of art and archaeology. Please visit! It is a treat

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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

On the day we visited we practically had the place to ourselves. Maybe it's because people don't have the time or that it's a bit away from the busy centre area, but this museum has a lot to offer. Combined ticket for here and Palazzo...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2017

Had been putting off going to this museum and not sure why but when I made the effort to attend I was so pleasantly surprised. It had wonderful pieces of Lucchese life. Spent 2 hours wandering and could have stayed another hour. It is very...More

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