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Complesso Museale della Cattedrale

Piazza Antelminelli, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 490530
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Piazza Antelminelli, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 490530
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When visiting the cathedral we thought it only right to have a look at the museum.Even if you come away having learned a little bit more history it is worth while.Of course some museums are better than others but while you are there take a...More

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

We are not museum people but our friend told us to go on the basis of the bejewelled garments and headgear that are on display that would be worn through the streets for the forthcoming parade. As we weren't going to be there we thought...More

Thank boaster
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We found the museum somewhat boring. Maybe if you are into religion it may be of interest to you. The were a few special artifacts but this was not really our scene.

Thank Rkbsmith
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We really enjoyed the treasures in this museum which was made more understandable with a good audioguide. The 1st floor has some gorgeous illuminated manuscripts, a couple of which have the large print needed by the choir during the mass since they only had one...More

Thank soxfanPaxton
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is one of many examples of really neat Luchese use of historical spaces for a new activity. [For another near example, see how a standalone library was slickly placed in historical San Ponziano church.] The duomo-linked collection is small but astounding; go through the...More

Thank NormBC
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Having visited Lucca Cathedral we decided to check out the cathedral museum and very interesting it is. although the actual building housing the museum is obviously old, the interior is modern and replete with many extremely old artefacts and paintings. There is a charge for...More

Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Following our visit to Lucca Cathedral we took the opportunity of visiting the cathedral museum, seeing a number of great items of value and antiquity.

Thank SueandFran
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The building has a lift but you have to use steps to get to the lift so the building is not suitable for disabled people. Displays of vestments, chalices etc and liturgical and musical plainsong.

Thank rodneycs
Reviewed 16 November 2015

This is worth visiting. It's a modern museum inside historic buildings. The interior is modern and has a bewildering layout with walkways and display areas on many levels so that you can see the exhibits from different directions. It is the home of many important...More

Thank gr33nsp1der
Reviewed 6 October 2015

After finishing the Duomo tour with our tour group we returned to this museum to supplement the history we heard on our tour. There are rooms on multiple levels to view artifacts and an elevator is also available. The audio guide was really beneficial to...More

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