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Museo Nazionale di Villa Guinigi

Via della Quarquonia, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 496033
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Not to much and not to little. Take some hours and spend in this old Villa and enjoy a journey for thousands of years

This is one of the best museums I have ever been to. So very carefully planned in the choice of... read more

Reviewed today
Göran R
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Stockholm, Sweden
Worth a visit

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

Reviewed 16 November 2017
2manyhats
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North West England
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One of the strangest sights in Lucca is this fifteenth-century home, with a battlement tower surmounted by oak trees whose roots have grown into the room below.
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Via della Quarquonia, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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Reviewed today

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

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

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

Thank 2manyhats
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Reviewed 26 September 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
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Reviewed 26 July 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 25 June 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 16 April 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

Thank SusanP196
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Reviewed 8 January 2017

Wonderful collection but do not forget to peek into left side of garden. Unusually friendly staff. Wellmarked exhibits.

Thank Victoria P
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This was an interesting museum, with some very ancient artifacts and lots of Renaissance painting. It was a pleasant way to spend an hour or so.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

Far too many people wrongly think of Lucca as a one night stop sort of place and then are overwhelmed with the challenge of what to do with far too little time and so many things to see. This splendid museum suffers a lot from...More

Thank NormBC
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Reviewed 30 September 2016

After a visit to Palazzo Mansi, (both museums available on a combined ticket), which wasn’t as good as it could have been; we approached Villa Guinigi with a little apprehension. We need not have worried because our visit was perfect in every respect. The floors...More

Thank JandApe
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