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Address: Via Degli Asili 33, 55100, Lucca, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0583 954029

A visit to this 17th-century villa with its magnificent gardens is well...

A visit to this 17th-century villa with its magnificent gardens is well worthwhile.

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Beautiful Gardens

The garden and its statues is the true highlight here. It is a baroque garden with 18th century statues of Greek deities. It is well maintained and quite lovely. There are a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
Lewisville, North Carolina
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice Palazzo for a visit , nice toscane garden, in the interior curious ancient surgical objects, nice ancient furnitures, one part of the palazzo has furnished rooms for rent .

Thank Manuela L
Santiago, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

of the rich guys in Lucca. The gardens are beautiful and you can catch a glimpse of how was to live at the end of the 19TH century in Tuscany. But nothing too spectacular here.

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Lewisville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The garden and its statues is the true highlight here. It is a baroque garden with 18th century statues of Greek deities. It is well maintained and quite lovely. There are a few places to sit and enjoy this experience. The palazzo, which is included in the entry fee, is nice but definitely not the reason to visit. The gardens... More 

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Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The gardens are lovely. We were there in October but I imagine on a hot day they are like a little paradise. The house is rather dilapidated but in that rather good and oh-so-Italian way

Thank Alan C
Cairns Region, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

You wouldn't guess from the street that this house has a gorgeous garden out back. Worth the relatively small fee to wander through. Parts of the house are also open with historical family items on display. Worth a visit. If you do the bike ride around the walls of Lucca, you'll get a different perspective of the gardens as the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We came here to enjoy the beautiful gardens, with the fountain and Greek god statuary. Our ticket also included a trip up the stairs and into the Palazzo Pfanner. I was not so impressed with the latter. Aside from the large grand rooms you would expect, there were a surprising number of medical equipment on display. Things that really, might... More 

Thank LauraRW
Milngavie, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We didn't go into the palace itself, but the gardens with its fountain and many statues, are enchanting. We were there on a sunny day and I enjoyed just sitting in a little rose bush arbour in the sunshine! Easily accessible from the city walls.

Thank graemeandcarolyn
Norristown, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The Palazzo Pfanner is named for the Austrian family that has owned it for many years. You can visit the interior or just take free photos from the outside.

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Bicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Walking around the beautiful town of Lucca we came across the Palazzo Pfanner. The gardens are so tranquil, beautiful manicured with a lovely old orangery at the far end. The house from the outside had the look of our Elizabethan houses, with magnificent rooms. The garden is just the perfect place to chill out among the lime trees in the... More 

Thank Ossie D
London, Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Here's a plan for a wonderful morning in Lucca. Stroll along the wall that surrounds the medieval city. When you come upon Palazzo Pfanner near Porta S. Maria stop and explore this 17th century palace and its gardens. Featured in several movies, this palace has a beautiful baroque garden complete with statues of Olympic gods. Climb the grand staircase and... More 

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