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Address: Corte San Lorenzo 9 | Biglietteria, Piazza Cittadella 5, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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+39 0583 584028
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 13:00
15:00 - 17:00
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The house where Giacomo Puccini was born in 1858 is now a museum, which...

The house where Giacomo Puccini was born in 1858 is now a museum, which houses portraits, scores, sketches and other memorabilia related to this famous composer's life and career.

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House of the greatest operas composer

My wife is musician, so when we came to Lucca, visit of Casa Puccini was compulsory. There are lot of original things which were used by Puccini, even piano which he played to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 January 2017
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucca is a charming walled city with Puccini Home/Museum. From Florence (Firenze SMN station), you can have a pleasant half-day excursion to Lucca by train. Round trip train fare for an adult is only € 15.00. The train tickets can be easily purchased even via online in advance if you want to avoid currency conversion. Online ticket purchase requires you... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to have visited the home of one of the last great composers. A good insight to the man and his works.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

House-museum where Puccini was born worth visiting. The rooms are well preserved, the furniture also. Even before reaching the entrance felt like something I shudder: it was like a statue of the master Puccini and a aria from Tosca and is ringing in my ears!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

My wife is musician, so when we came to Lucca, visit of Casa Puccini was compulsory. There are lot of original things which were used by Puccini, even piano which he played to write Turandot opera.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Opera composer Giacomo Puccini was born in this appealing apartment in a quiet corner of the city. The apartment has been recently renovated and furnished with memorabilia from Puccini's life and career -- photographs, letters, musical scores, even costumes from many of his operas. Puccini is Lucca's most illustrious son, and touring this small museum not only gives you insight... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Puccini was such an important person to Lucca that you just have to visit his childhood home. If you do not know much about Puccini, go learn some great facts about this very talented man. The museum is a nice collection of items and information. Also, be sure to attend one of the Puccini concerts that are offered in a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The Puccini museum is also the birthplace of the great composer and one can even see the bed he was born in. Fascinating!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

A great place to visit , and a must as this is of course the Home Puccini, beautifukl and quirky museum with all its facts photos and stories to know the great man better

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

It was a thrill to visit the childhood home Puccini. I know very little about opera, but, what I have heard of Puccini's operas - they take my breath away. We were able to view some of his original compositions, see the original costume for Madame Butterfly and peruse through the rooms of Puccini's home in Lucca. Then, we went... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is the birth house of Giacomo Pucini, the most famous child of Italy, nice place before the house, his furnitures and his grand piano are presented, very visited, but I had not enough time.

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